Beginner 5k

A Fever Strikes

So… A good thing to start off… I just ran 1.9 miles. So I’m very close to 2 miles now. I still have 2 weeks and 2 days until I run the 5k, so I’m aiming to build up to 2.5 next weekend, and then do a couple of shorter runs the week of the parkrun. I did have a…

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Diabetic Stoke Bloke Marcus Pezzaioli
Beginner 5k

Woah, We’re Half Way There

I ran 1.6 miles tonight (it was hard work as you can probably tell from the picture)! So I’m now over halfway to the 3 required for parkrun, with 3 and a half weeks to go. I did have a worrying blood sugar drop though, I went from 8.1 before the run, to this just after… I did have a…

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My Worst Week With Type 1 Diabetes Blood Sugar Readings
Beginner 5k

A Bad Week With Type 1 Diabetes

Since my diagnosis nearly 6 months ago, life has settled down into some sort of normality. I have had pretty good control over my diabetes (hypos have been relatively rare, and double figure blood sugars have occurred rarely enough for me to be able to know where I went wrong) Since getting my flu jab on the 29th September, the…

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