This past weekend I was in New York climbing at the Gunks while shooting a video for the exciting new #smashdiabetes campaign ( –go check out the vid, it’s pretty sweet!) and I had a chance to share some stories about the Team LivingVertical climbing meetup that took place this summer in City Of Rocks in Idaho–with Jeffrey Lash who is a Type 1 Diabetic climber and member of our loosely affiliated team of adventurous diabetics.

In this episode we discuss stories of T1D in the vertical world, the realities of being diagnosed with T1D as an adult, the experience of pushing our limits and how we maintain a realistic relationship with climbing between our expeditions and meetups.

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