Marathon Swimmers Forum
Are any members of this group insulin dependent
edited May 2013
Curious about your training, how you handle it during a long swim and post swim effects.
My friend Jen Davino is a triathlete who writes a lot about training with diabetes. I do not think she has done too many long swims, but she definitely does lots of endurance training, does swim a lot, and may be training to do a marathon swim soon. She's likely a good resource. She's also just a really great person. Here is her blog:
There is this article:
The Diabetic in the Channel
http://www.thechannelswimmers.com/Resources/Swimmer Articles/Mark Blewitt - Nutrition - The Diabetic in the Channel.pdf
Thanks for the info. It was helpful.