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Tweet Share Sometimes I question whether I go too far proving “diabetes should not stopping you doing anything”. The Rat Race is a question in point: this is an Urban Adventure Endurance Race. I have no problem with the Urban Adventure bit but I’m more of a sprinter than an Endurance kinda gal and I…

Tweet Share On the cold but sunny morning of Sunday 17 October 2010, 15,000 people took to the streets of Cardiff to take on the annual Cardiff Half Marathon. Lots ran for charity, others for running clubs, with many runners sporting gloves to fight off the chill. More than 50 runners, including Claire Hillier from…

Tweet Share My name is Melanie Stephenson, I’m 22 and have been living with type 1 diabetes for 9 years. I was first diagnosed with the disease just after my 13th birthday and went straight onto 2 injections a day. Since then diabetes treatment has progressed as have my requirements in how I needed to…

Tweet Share I’m seriously considering doing a 10k run. Running for ten kilometres, without a break, on the road! It might be a bit fanciful but I think I need to set myself a goal in order to push forward my fitness aims. So I set out last week to see how far I could…