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Sebastien Sasseville

#GoSebGo and #GoBionic.

Diabetes Videos By October 24, 2014 Tags: , , , No Comments

Clearly, Go HASHTAGS! This morning I wanted to share two videos that ventured their way into my inbox recently, from folks in the diabetes community who I support whole-heartedly. The first is from Seb, who is STILL running across Canada. What’s your plan for today? Mine is to get some writing done while sitting on my ass on a flight…

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Outrun Diabetes with Sébastien Sasseville.

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Online Community, Exercise & Fitness, Psychosocial Support, Real Life Diabetes By February 2, 2014 Tags: , , , , , 4 Comments

“I explained what you were doing to my daughter, the whole running across Canada thing, and she stopped what she was doing, looked me right in the eye, and said, ‘Why is he doing that?’” Seb laughed. “So that’s the question I’m opening with – why are you doing this?  Why are you running across Canada?” “I’m taking this on…

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On Being An Athlete.

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community, Exercise & Fitness, Real Life Diabetes By August 19, 2013 Tags: , , , , , , , , 18 Comments

If this was college, and it was the night before the paper was due, I’d grab a dictionary and start feverishly typing the following:  “Webster’s dictionary defines ‘athlete’ as ‘a person who is trained or skilled in exercises, sports, or games requiring physical strength, agility, or stamina.  Middle English, from Latin athleta, from Greek athlētēs, from athlein to contend for…

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