6/9/2020-Diaversary Run

2:44 am, BG: 127, 0.5 U correction 3:14 am, BG: 132, Start 60 min temp target 4:38 am, BG: 120, Start 60 min temp target 5:14 am, BG: 126, Start run ~3g carbs @ mile 2 ~6g carbs @ mile 3 0.6 U correction @ mile 5 6:25 am, BG: 145, End run, 0.3 UContinue reading “6/9/2020-Diaversary Run”

Can Diabetes Make You Stronger?

Today is my 3 year diaversary! Exactly three years ago, I landed in the hospital in DKA and my world flipped upside down. To honor three years of surviving with this disease, I wanted to take a moment to consider how the experience has made me stronger. Can diabetes make you stronger? Before I wasContinue reading “Can Diabetes Make You Stronger?”

T1 Strength/Resistance Training Strategy

Strength/Resistance training is definitely popular in the T1 athletic community and probably because it just might be the easiest in terms of BG management. To clarify, when I’m talking about this type of training, I mean the type of non-cardio exercise you see most people doing at a gym including using weight machines, barbells, dumbbellsContinue reading “T1 Strength/Resistance Training Strategy”

6/3/2020-Run + Strength

4:33 am, BG: 131, 0.5 Correction 5:14 am, BG: 124, Start strength 3 x 12 Stability ball dumbbell low rows/ 12 resistant band curls 3 x 12 Hinged reverse grip dumbbell low rows/ 12 resistant band curls 3 x 12 Hinged dumbbell reverses flies/ 12 resistant band curls 3 x 12 Tricep Dumbbell kickbacks/ 12Continue reading “6/3/2020-Run + Strength”

T1 Endurance Training Strategy

Endurance training is my personal favorite kind of exercise and if you follow my blog, you’ll see that the majority of my workouts are some type of long form cardio. There is just nothing quite like finding a rhythm and getting lost in your thoughts, lost in the woods or letting your mind go completelyContinue reading “T1 Endurance Training Strategy”