Young Type Ones Meet College Athletes

I believe that soccer unites people all around the world. It skips racial boundaries, economical disparities, and language barriers. The ball doesn't care where you are from or how old you are. All that matters is enjoying the beautiful game named "soccer." Here I am, in my very last semester of undergraduate studies. I was … Continue reading Young Type Ones Meet College Athletes

Relationships: Soccer and Diabetes

I know. It’s been a while since my last post. The more I have to say today, though. I’d like to spend a few moments on talking about “relationships.” Some of you might think: “What do relationships have to do with diabetes and sports?” Well, the answer is simple – everything! Of the three longest … Continue reading Relationships: Soccer and Diabetes

Dare Greatly and You Will Do Great Things!

Every once in a while, you come across people who simply amaze you. I’m talking about the ones that astound you in a good way. The ones you talk to for a couple minutes before realizing that pretty much every word they say is so true, so applicable to your own life. Those people leave … Continue reading Dare Greatly and You Will Do Great Things!

Global Ambassador for Team Type 1 Foundation

I'm now officially a member of the Team Type 1 Foundation and an ambassador for type 1 diabetes and sports. Founded in 2005 by Phil Southerland and Joe Eldridge, TT1's mission is to "fight for the right to live and for equal access to education for everyone affected by type 1 diabetes." Using sports as a … Continue reading Global Ambassador for Team Type 1 Foundation