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Teaching others that Type 1 diabetes can happen to anyone
From left to right: Levi Shoemaker, Todd Shoemaker, Madeline Shoemaker and Shawn Shoemaker will be taking part as a family in the Tour de Cure in Phoenix to raise money for diabetes research.
The back of Levi Shoemaker’s cycling jersey says “I ride with diabetes.” Levi was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a year ago. Now he will be a “red rider” at the Tour de Cure in Phoenix.
Shawn, Levi, Madeline and Todd Shoemaker go for a short practice ride around their neighborhood Wednesday, Feb. 22. They will be participating in Phoenix’s Tour de Cure to raise money for diabetes research.