type one diabetes

Episode 3: Jim Edwards

Episode 3: Jim Edwards

This episode of the Game Plan T1D Podcast features T1D athlete and former world-class swimmer, Jim Edwards.  Diagnosed with Type One Diabetes at age 12 in 1958, Jim would go on to set numerous American records, as well as a world record. At age 17, Jim was traveling across Europe competing in pools in Spain, Portugal, Wales, and Monte Carlo.  Jim preserved through primitive treatment methods slashing records and dominating the pool.  Listen in to hear Jim's amazing story.  

Episode 2: Kris Freeman

Episode 2: Kris Freeman

This episode of the Game Plan T1D Podcast features T1D athlete and Olympic cross-country skier, Kris Freeman. Kris has competed in hundreds of professional races, has won a world championship, has earned 17 national titles, and has made 4 trips to the Olympics.  Kris is considered by many to be the best American cross-country skier in the modern era of the sport. Listen in to hear Kris's inspiring story and his tips for excelling with Type One Diabetes.

Episode 1: Brandon Denson

Episode 1: Brandon Denson

In the first episode of the Game Plan T1D Podcast, Host Sam Benger sits down with Brandon Denson, Michigan State linebacker, Canadian Football League player, American Ninja Warrior contestant, current JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) employee, Type One Diabetic, and all around awesome dude!  Listen in to hear Brandon's inspiring story and his tips for managing his Type One Diabetes.