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Tweet Share Our final points qualification event for the London 2012 Paralympic Games is the Paracycling World Track Champs in Los Angeles. It is a crucial event for the team to gain the maximum amount of points for a large team for the Games. Competing at these championships involves the 11 hour flight to Los…

Tweet Share At ten past seven this morning, I waved our son Joe off on a French exchange. He’s 14 now, and much taller than my wife Jacqui, but he still seems quite young for such a challenging adventure. Even all these years later, I remember how scary it was going off on a French…

Tweet Share It’s that time of the year: time for a holiday. Diabetes is never part of the decision making process when I book a holiday: diabetes does not dictate where I go, when I go or what I do when I get there. However, as the holiday approaches, diabetes adds to the planning. Diabetes…