Karen Parker

Type 1 Challenge Volunteer

My Story - I am a parent of a 17 year old boy who was diagnised with Type 1 when he was 12 years old. Not only did his diagnosis change his life forever, it also changed our families lives. While our son does not allow his chronic disease to get in the wa

I’m cycling 1100km over 6 days in the 2019 Type 1 Challenge to turn type one into type none!

Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is an autoimmune disease that can strike at any time. It affects more than 120,000 Australian families, and 7 people are diagnosed every day.

So I’m fundraising for JDRF on the #type1challenge to raise funds for research to cure, prevent and better treat type 1 diabetes.

Please DONATE NOW and support my ride to change the lives of Australians living with T1D.

Thank you!

Thank you to my Sponsors


Don And Jenny Parker


All Of The Blakemores

Al the best on the ride great effort you guys are making.


Brooke Hampel


Trina Mcneillie

Well done to you both, on your efforts to support such a much needed cause.


Sherry Baxter




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