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Type 1 Discovery Evening, Chester

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Countess of Chester Hospital

Liverpool Road

CH2 1UL

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Come along to this FREE Type 1 Discovery Evening at the Countess of Chester Hospital. It’s a great opportunity to meet others affected by the condition and hear inspirational talks about sport and nutrition in relation to type 1 diabetes.

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‘DiAthelete’ Gavin Griffiths who lives with type 1 diabetes, is running 25 marathons from 13th April until 13th May across the UK and Ireland to raise awareness of type 1 diabetes while raising funds for ‘T1 International’. Gavin will be running into Chester to talk about his experiences with exercise, along with nutritionist Paula Chinchilla who will discuss the diabetes sports nutrition side of this challenge. We will also hear from personal trainer Vanessa Haydock about her experiences with type 1 and exercise.

The evening will also feature a talk about JDRF – find out more about what we do and how you can get involved with us.

Agenda

5:00 – Registration and refreshments

5:30 – JDRF Update

5:45 – Gavin Griffiths + Q&A with Paula Chinchilla

6:30 – Vanessa Haydock

7:00 – Questions and close

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This event is free.

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For more information please contact Jude Sutton on 0113 457 6425 or email jsutton@jdrf.org.uk

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