Join the T1D Community in Tucson!


Join Breakthrough T1D in Tucson on Saturday, November 18th!

Breakthrough T1D is participating in El Tour de Tucson this year and we’d love for you to join us! El Tour de Tucson is offering a 5K Walk/Run, 3-mile and 1-mile fun rides, and three ride distances.

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  • To participate in El Tour de Tucson, first register for your event at The 5K walk/run says closed on the website, but it is STILL OPEN. Register at El Tour de Tucson 5K (
  • Next, please click here to join our Breakthrough T1D Community Event page. Here, you can raise money for Breakthrough T1D and earn prizes, and it’s FREE to register! Join as an individual or create a team.

Our goal is to raise $10,000 for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research.

This is a great opportunity to engage with and meet your Tucson community. Invite your friends, families, and colleagues to help turn Type One into Type None.

In addition, we will have a gathering Friday night before the event with all our Breakthrough T1D supporters to meet one another at the JW Marriott Starr Pass from 5:30-7:30pm at the Salud Patio (3800 W Starr Pass Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85745).