Tag Archives: Diabetes UK

Talking About Diabetes

#TADtalk2017 Talking about diabetes? One thing is for sure in my personal life, every day, one way or another, I am always bloody talking about diabetes. The difference is, it seldom is in a bad tone – so maybe minus … Continue reading

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Spring Tour

As we come into the Summer Season in the UK (despite this random hot-cold weather) I reflect back on a great ‘Spring Tour’ with DiAthlete, dishing out some type 1 motivation and getting back into endurance challenges! From late April … 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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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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Diabetes Week

In the UK for this week it is Diabetes Week (8th – 14th June 2014) to help raise awareness of type 1 and type 2 diabetes throughout the nation and share support and encouragement across the UK’s diabetes communities. Diabetes … Continue reading

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Still Running!

This weekend marks 1 year since I made it to Land’s End during the GBR 30/30 Challenge, which saw me take on 30 ultra marathons in as many days. Time really does seem to whiz by sometimes, so make sure … Continue reading

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JDRF London Awards Evening

On Wednesday 5th February 2014 it was the JDRF London Awards Evening at the Camden Center on Euston Road. It is the JDRF London team’s way of saying thanks to all of their fund raising supporters and I really love … Continue reading

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A New Experience: Cycling with Diabetes

I am better known for running for many miles in a day, or running the UK… certainly not going out and cycling! However, I’ve decided to get into it for a World Diabetes Day weekend / GBR 30/30 Challenge reunion … Continue reading

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Diathlete Does Britain

I finished running around the Isle of Wight in 2010 and I knew in myself that if I was ever to do an extreme challenge again for this cause, it would have to be something unbelievably extreme. The reason for … Continue reading

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GBR 30/30 Challenge Finish

I did it!!! It was an amazing and extremely difficult number of weeks, taking on RUNNING a Ultra Marathon a day for 30 days across the UK, approximately 900 miles in distance! There were days that were tough, days where … Continue reading

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