Category Archives: Challenges

Trail-Race in Diabetes’ Face!

Over the weekend I was in Transylvania, the home of Dracula, contrasting weather conditions, warm-welcoming people, beautiful women and most importantly the type 1 diabetes association called ASCOTID! Ascotid were hosting a conference in marking their 10th anniversary of being … Continue reading

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Underdog Spirit

You know when you see those houses which have warning signs up because the owner has a dog? Well I do not own a dog, however, I was contemplating putting a beware of the underdog sign up in my doorway. … Continue reading

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The Island

The name ‘DiAthlete’ hadn’t even came about the last time I was on the Isle, I was a recently turned 19 year old that had some unfinished business with the island in 2010, having attempted to run around the heavily … Continue reading

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The Manhattan Marathons

Between 5th of September until 8th October I was away on the Diathlete USA Tour. This was a series which entailed 11 flights, 4 U.S States, meeting and speaking to many diabetes communities and numerous challenges – the main one … Continue reading

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DIATHLETE USA TOUR – PREVIEW

So upcoming is: 11 Flights, 7 back-to-back Marathon challenges, 6 U.S destinations and a series of diabetes community and speaking events! It sounds a little bit like a Christmas song… (and a pear tree anyone..?) Flying over to New York … Continue reading

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ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE

It is a global awareness typhoon! And for a very worthy cause that I can only presume was not remotely as widely known as it now is… all through people simply filling up a bucket of cold water, adding some … Continue reading

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