Tag Archives: Long Island

Finding your Confidence and Living Life to the Fullest

Jillian Rippolone comes from Long Island, New York and was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1997 at the age of 9. I caught up with her for a Team DiAthlete chat about her life with t1 diabetes and ‘finding … 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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