The DiaBeaters





  • Participants at a JDRF Walk

We will turn Type One into Type None

Rockford's perspective . . .

"I am a diabetic" equates to "I equal diabetes."  I am not defined by diabetes.  I do, however, have diabetes and this statement sucks.

I wish I didn't have to check my blood 6-8 times a day.  I wish I didn't have to be connected to my insulin pump 24/7.

But wishing doesn't do any good.  I still wake up everyday with this disease.  Walking in this walk won't make my morning realization any different, at least not this day.  But some day soon, it might.

JDRF is our best hope for finding a cure. It funds more type 1 diabetes research than any other charity worldwide and it's making progress along many promising paths toward better treatments and a cure.

Now, more than ever, you can make a crucial difference. Won't you please give to JDRF as generously as possible? Together, we can make the cure a reality!

Rockford and team

P.S. Please check out my YouTube video . . . thanks in advance.

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Date and time

April 12, 2014
Registration: 8:30 AM
Starts: 9:30 AM
Length of walk: 5K


Kannapolis Intimidators Stadium
2888 Moose Rd.
Kannapolis, NC 28083



Rebecca Horne
(704) 561-0828

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