New Year, New Resolutions
As a new year dawns, many dream of new opportunities and make resolutions for the year ahead. For those in the type 1 diabetes community, many dream of a year in which they are a little less burdened by the daily care of type 1 diabetes (T1D).
If your dreams and resolutions are fitness related, let JDRF help! Join Team JDRF and finish your first marathon, cycle your first century with JDRF Ride to Cure, or choose your own fitness challenge through JDRF Your Way. Your efforts will help raise awareness of and funds for breakthroughs that will create a world without T1D.
JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes
The JDRF Ride isn’t just a bike ride: it’s a multi-day event where hundreds of riders come together from all over the world to make new friendships, experience the unparalleled camaraderie of the Ride community and raise money to find a cure for T1D. Whether you choose to ride 25, 60 or even 100 miles, you’ll be surrounded by an incredible community who is with you every mile of the way. Save the Date! Registration opens on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 10:00am MST. Spots sell out quickly, so visit ride.jdrf.org and complete this form for details and the latest news.
Team JDRF participants choose from a variety of events across the country to run miles, earn medals, raise money and most importantly create life long memories! There’s something for everyone with race distances ranging from 5Ks to full marathons. No matter the distance you choose you will help create a world without T1D.
Join Team JDRF at the Denver Colfax Marathon Learn about National Team JDRF events including the Walt Disney World Marathon and Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon series.
JDRF Your Way
Support JDRF anytime, anywhere! Through JDRF Your Way you can cross the finish line at your favorite athletic challenge knowing you are helping end T1D. Learn more at JDRF Your Way
Looking to get moving and be the ‘active’ type in 2019? A new wearable device from JDRF partners Fitbit or Garmin might be just what you need to get going! As JDRF partners, portions of the proceeds from device purchases are donated back to JDRF!
Get your Garmin gear HERE
Check out Fitbit devices HERE