Event Phone: 877-776-0667
- March Break Sports Camp
March 15, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
I Challenge Diabetes is excited to announce our upcoming Sports Camps! Participants are invited to join their peers living with T1D to work on soccer and other sports skills, all within ICD’s framework of optimizing blood glucose management during exercise and creating a positive, supportive environment where kids can learn and grow together!
Friday March 15, 2019 ICD Sports Camp will be coming to Niagara!
Camp Overview: This camp is a multi-sport day program that will provide diabetes support, education, mentoring and normalization all integrated with awesome workouts, skill development and a whole lot of sports camp fun for all ability levels.
Our leaders integrate diabetes management into the camp day seamlessly, giving you a chance to send your child to camp with their friends or siblings, with the support they need to fit right in and have fun.
Sample daily schedule
9am Arrival warm up/diabetes management strategies
9:30am-11pm Snack/BG check/Soccer Skills/field sports
11pm – 1pm Lunch/BG check and carb counting games!
1pm – 3pm Back on the fields for more sports fun and BUBBLE SOCCER
4pm End of day cool down/reflection on diabetes management strategies
When: Friday March 15 2019
Time: 9:00 am until 4:00 pm.
Who: ICD Sports Camps are open to children with and without type 1 diabetes aged 5-15. High School aged volunteers can earn community hours.
Where: Youngs Sportsplex, River Road, Welland ON
Please note, lunch and snacks are not provided. Low supplies will always be on hand.
If finances are a barrier, please contact us at [email protected] to enquire about our empowerment fund.
Questions or comments? Contact [email protected] or 877-776-0667 or click here for more information about our Sports Camps https://ichallengediabetes.org/programs/sports-camp/
Venue: Youngs Sportsplex