THE V CAMP

A VIRTUAL CAMP EXPERIENCE FOR ADULTS AND TEENS LIVING WITH T1D

WHAT’S HAPPENING:

  • THURSDAY AFTERNOON: Kick off Sessions
  • FRIDAY to SUNDAY: Sessions, Guest Lectures, Roundtables and Fitness Sessions
View WEEKEND SCHEDULE (click to view or hide)

subject to change – please check back for updates

Note: All times listed are Eastern time EST

Thursday

5:00 – 6:00 pm The V Camp Registration

6:00 – 7:00 pm
Welcome, Introductions & The V Camp Orientation

7:30 – 9:00 pm
DTC Mental Skills Workshop/Virtual Hub- FEED THE ATHLETE – Carrie Cheadle, MA, CC-AASP

Friday

9:00 – 10:30 am
DTC Virtual Fitness & Training: walk, run or bike on your own or join our fitness class

10:30 – 11:45 am
DTC Intro & Core Principles: FOCUS ON INSULIN ACTION – Dr. Matt Corcoran

11:45 – 1:00 pm
DTC Guest Athlete Lecture – Eric Tozer

1:00 – 2:30 pm
DTC Special Guest Lecture: Dr. Michael C. Riddell, York University

2:30 – 4:00 pm
DTC Nutrition Workshop- FUELING FOR FITNESS & SPORT- Lyndsay Gregerson, RD, CDE & Megan Robinson, RDN, CDE

4:00 – 5:30 pm
DTC Virtual Fitness & Training: Fitness Challenge with Rob Powell, PhD, CDE

5:30 – 7:00 pm
DTC Athlete’s Round Table: Special Guest Athletes with T1D- Sebastian Sasseville and Cliff Scherb

7:00 – 8:30 pm
DTC Physical Therapy Workshop- Dr. Thomas Crassas

8:30 – 10:00 pm
DTC Medical Lecture/Virtual Hub- HYPERGLYCEMIA & PREVENTION – Dr Kimber Simmons

Saturday

9:00 – 10:15 am
DTC Virtual Fitness & Training: walk, run or bike on your own or join our fitness class

10:15 – 11:30 am
DTC Medical Lecture: OPTIMIZING CGM INTERPRETATION- Dr. Grazia Aleppo

11:30 – 1:00 pm
DTC Medical Lecture- OVERCOMING THE CHALLENGE OF HYPOGLYCEMIA, Dr. Matthew Corcoran

1:00 – 2:30
DTC Nutrition Lecture- OPTIMIZING YOUR MEAL DOSE- Melissa Gaynor, RDN, CDE

2:30 – 3:45 pm
DTC Nutrition Lecture- PRINCIPLES OF WEIGHT MANAGEMENT- Tiffany Rios, RD, CDE

3:45 – 5:00 pm
DTC Virtual Fitness & Training: walk, run or bike on your own or join our fitness class

5:00 – 6:30 pm
DTC Guest Athlete Panel- Kris Freeman and Kate Hall

6:30 – 8:00 pm
DTC Coaching Sesssion – Q&A WITH THE DTC COACHING TEAM

8:00 – 9:30 pm
DTC Virtual Hub: Life on the front lines with T1D

Sunday

9:00 – 10:30 am
DTC Virtual Fitness & Training: walk, run or bike on your own or join our fitness class

10:30 – 12:00 pm
DTC Exercise Physiology Lecture – THE PHYSIOLOGY OF YOUR TRAINING ZONES- Rob Powell, PhD, CDE

12:00 – 1:30 pm
DTC Nutrition Lecture – PERIODIZING NUTRITION FOR YOUR TRAINING- Megan Robinson, RDN, CDE

1:30 – 3:00 pm
DTC Mental Skills Workshop- GET YOUR GOALS- Carrie Cheadle, MA, CC-AASP

3:00 – 4:30 pm
DTC Medical Lecture- LOWERING YOUR CARDIOVASCULAR RISK WITH T1D- Elizabeth Stephens, MD

4:30 – 5:30 pm
Camp Wrap Up and Closure – Our Virtual Circle

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Note: All times listed are Eastern time EST

TEEN SESSIONS @ The V Camp 2020

Saturday, August 15

11:00 – 11:30 am
Welcome & Introductions Matthew Corcoran, MD

11:30 am – 12:45 pm
Overcoming the Challenge of Hypoglycemia Matthew Corcoran, MD

1:00 – 1:45 pm
Principles of Sports Nutrition Lyndsay Gregerson, RD, CDE & Megan Robinson, RDN, CDE

2:00 – 2:45 pm
Teen Fitness Session Virtual Fitness Class Parent Breakout Kristi Paguio, LMSW Kimber Simmons, MD Anita Swamy, MD

3:00 – 3:45 pm
Hot Topics & Diabetes Management for Teens Kristi Paguio, LMSW Kimber Simmons, MD Anita Swamy, MD

3:45 -4:45 pm
Managing Your Diabetes in Sports & Competition Matthew Corcoran, MD Kimber Simmons, MD

5:00 – 6:30 pm
DTC Guest Athletes’ Panel Kris Freeman and Kate Hall

Adult & Young Adult SUMMER Camps

(June, 2020 sadly cancelled due to COVID 19 )

A TYPICAL DAY:

  • 2-3 lectures/day on topics including clinical, nutritional, exercise physiology & mental skills.
  • Workouts in the morning and afternoon staffed by expert coaches, medical staff and other clinical specialists. Campers choose daily from cycling, running, walking, swimming, group fitness classes and yoga. Our coaches teach athletes of all levels. If you are interested in anything from a couch to 5K program to training tips for an Ironman, we’ve got you covered!
  • Each camp has one special event (either a guest speaker or a community building event).
  • Most importantly, campers become members of an amazing community who rely on, help and share with each other long after camp ends. Each camper will leave with the information, education and community they need to live the life they want to live.

REGISTRATION INCLUDES:*

  • Lodging
  • All meals and snacks
  • All activities
  • Spending time with 10-25 amazing and expert staff from all over the country, many of whom have T1D including:
    – CDE/registered dieticians with expertise in healthy fueling,
    – DTC expert mental skills coach and
    – opportunities to speak one-on-one with athletic coaches while out in the field

* This represents a typical week-long camp.

PAYMENT OPTIONS:

You can pay in full (or by instalment with 50% deposit and 50% due 6 weeks before camp) by CHECK or CREDIT CARD.

Type 2 & Teen Boot Camps

Type 2 Boot Camp

  • Friday through Sunday afternoon
    • Friday & Saturday: Camp runs from 7am to early evening
    • Sunday: Camp runs from 7am to late afternoon
  • Run by DTC founder and president, Dr. Matthew Corcoran and his team of experts
  • An intensive weekend at The Milton & Betty Katz JCC in Margate, NJ, including lectures and workouts
  • All attendees will have the opportunity to exercise with our trainers (we can accommodate ALL fitness levels)

REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • 1 camper
  • Breakfast and lunch Friday thru Sunday
  • All activities
  • Sessions with DTC expert staff, many of whom live with diabetes, from all over the country including:
    • Dr. Corcoran, DTC founder and endocrinologist who specializes in diabetes and exercise
    • a CDE/registered dietician with expertise in healthy eating for optimal blood glucose control and weight management 
    • DTC expert mental skills coach
    • fitness staff

ACCOMMODATIONS:

  • For those campers coming from out of town, we have partnered with the Sonesta Suites in Somers Point for reduced hotel rates. In order to activate our special Diabetes Training Camp block rate please click here Diabetes Training Camp and use code 0319DIABET or call the Sonesta Suites directly at 609-927-6400 and mention our code.

PAYMENT OPTIONS:

Pay in full by CHECK or CREDIT CARD.

Teen Boot Camp

  • Saturday (breakfast) thru Monday (mid-afternoon)
  • Run by DTC founder and president, Dr. Matthew Corcoran and his team of experts
  • An intensive weekend at Spooky Nook Sports in Lancaster, PA, including lectures and workouts geared for teens only, parents only and full family
  • All attendees will exercise with our trainers

REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • 1 Teen Athlete (subsidized by the Diabetes Training Camp Foundation)
  • 1 Parent / Guardian
  •  Lodging for 3 nights (Friday, Saturday & Sunday)
  • All meals and snacks
  • All activities
    We are able to accommodate ALL fitness levels and we encourage all who are interested to attend.
  • Time with amazing expert staff, many of whom live with Type 1 diabetes, from all over the country including:
    • Dr. Corcoran, DTC founder and endocrinologist who specializes in T1D and exercise
    • a CDE/registered dietician with expertise in healthy fueling
    • DTC expert mental skills coach
    • professional fitness staff at Spooky Nook

PAYMENT OPTIONS:

You can pay in full (or by installment with an initial 50% deposit and 50% due 6 weeks before camp) by CHECK or CREDIT CARD.

Coaching & education for all levels of exercisers and athletes with diabetes.

You Get It. We Get It Too. Come Experience That Magic.