Event Phone: 877-776-0667
- ICD Sports Camp
March 16, 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 rock climb, play basketball and other gym and field games, 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!
Saturday March 16, 2019 ICD Sports Camp will be coming to London!
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
10am – 12pm Snack/BG check/Gym sports
12pm – 1pm Lunch/BG check and carb counting games!
1pm – 3pm Rock Climb/hike
3pm -4pm – Snack/BG check/Gym games
4pm End of day cool down/reflection on diabetes management strategies
When: Saturday March 16 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. Older teens are welcome to join the fun as volunteers and earn community hours.
Where: Woodeden Easter Seals Camp, London, 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.