I'm very excited to welcome Gavin Griffiths to Minneapolis! Gavin is an ultra-marathoner who has lived with type 1 diabetes since the age of 8. He's making our great city an important part of an amazing adventure he's on - the "Diathlete USA Tour 2014!" Based in London, Gavin makes a habit of doing big things in the name of diabetes advocacy. As this post publishes, … [Read more...] about Diathlete Gavin Griffiths in Minneapolis!
To say Doug Masiuk likes to run is like saying Scott Johnson likes to drink Diet Coke. :-) Doug is all about empowering people with diabetes through his love of running. Not long ago he ran across America, and now he's taking on another amazing challenge. We're talking with Doug tonight on DSMA Live about what he's up to. I hope you'll tune in and hear about what you can do … [Read more...] about Doug Masiuk – Appalachian Trail With Type 1
I've been clawing my way out of an exercise funk that started around the first of the year. It's been a terrible fight so far, and full of speed bumps. About eight weeks ago I started getting back to the YMCA for basketball. About six weeks ago I twisted my ankle while playing. The worst sprain in a long time. For the record, these injuries usually need a minimum of six … [Read more...] about Diversifying Exercise (and a Larry Bird)
Reyna's sister, Tara, organized a "Virtual 5k" to help raise funds for diabetes. Because I am going to be out of town for the Roche Summit during event weekend, I wanted to try and get this done before leaving. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAQMv87u_ZA … [Read more...] about VLOG – I Ralked My Shoe to Pieces!