We’re all going to get injured. I know that is not something we like to plan for or even think about, but it happens. Did you know that there is injury insurance out there that is incredibly cheap, might reduce your out of pocket costs for treating injuries to zero and … here’s the real kicker … that you might already have it!
I pick on USATF for a lot of things, but the insurance that comes with any old $35 per year USATF membership is a bargain. When combined with your primary health insurance, the USATF Group Accident Insurance can reduce or eliminate out of pocket costs incurred for treating running injuries. As long as you have your bases covered by checking that your races are sanctioned and practices are registered, this could reduce your out of pocket costs to treating injuries to $0. Sound like a pretty good deal for $35 yearly membership? It could be, but you must keep several things in mind: Read more >>