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Olympic Levels

We just had the Olympic Games in Rio and very soon the Paralympics are to follow! We see athletes who have trained for 4 years solid get the opportunity on the world scene to give everything they’ve got – and … Continue reading

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#TeamDiAthlete Interview with Chris Pennell

Professional Rugby and Type 1 Diabetes Chris Pennell has lived with type 1 diabetes for nearly 10 years and it doesn’t stop him from playing professional Rugby Union in the English Aviva Premiership for the first team of Worcester Warriors – where he has … Continue reading

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DiAshes

Cricket and Type 1 Diabetes The Ashes series is back! England Vs Australia in the cricket. Now perhaps the game of cricket isn’t the most popularly played sport in the entire world today, not even over here in England, however, … Continue reading

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Active Education

Today I endured a long distance training run, which stretched over 15 miles on a fairly hilly route into the nearby, more country, areas. It was an old route I always used to take on when preparing myself in the … Continue reading

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Sports and Type 1 evening!

On Tuesday the 28th of April from 6pm until 8pm at Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup (South East of London / North of Kent borders) there will be a DiAthlete evening taking place! Sharing stories and spreading some motivation, along with some … Continue reading

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DiAthlete Running Notes

“Having type 1 diabetes certainly makes running exciting!” I had a training run this afternoon and went at it with a good pace, shorter distance. Good to be back running, although no upcoming races and, as yet, no confirmed major … Continue reading

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Professional Advice: Diabetes and Endurance

How to control Diabetes levels when facing hard Endurance challenges With a big challenge ahead of World Diabetes Day 2012 in the planning stages and to soon be announced, the best solution in terms of diabetes control through an endurance challenge … Continue reading

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