Regular physical activity is an integral part of diabetes management and prevention. The IDF World Diabetes Congress 2022 is pleased to partner with the League of Diabetes (LOD) to provide onsite delegates in Lisbon with opportunities to exercise and reenergize within the programme of the congress.
Balancing with Diabetes
Wednesday and Thursday (7-8 December) 10:00-10:30
A light and fun diabetes-themed morning warm up. Get ready for a few hypo squats, hyper jumps and insulin wiggles to get your blood moving!
Tuesday and Wednesday (6-7 December) 15h15-15h45
Get loosened up with some stretches and connect with others after a day of sessions.
Sunset Social Stroll
Tuesday and Wednesday (6-7 December) 16h30-17h15
Meet others and move your feet during this sociable evening 3km walk. From the congress centre entrance to the MAAT sign and back, taking in the splendor of the coastal view on the riverfront of the historic district of Belém.
Chaired by the charity DiAthlete, LOD is a network of local level diabetes organisations around the world who believe in recreational and social approaches to support people with type 1 diabetes. The network hosts trainings and meetings to develop practical projects and share community outcomes.