Sean Busby is a professional snowboarder with type 1 diabetes who travels the world exploring remote corners of the globe on snowboarding expeditions. In 2004, while training for the 2010 Olympics, Sean endured a complicated diagnosis of type 1 diabetes. He subsequently founded the organization Riding On Insulin, hosting ski and snowboard camps around the world for kids with diabetes. Sean also leads expeditions for adults, through his mountain guiding business, Powder Lines. Recent expeditions include trips to Antarctica (twice!), Patagonia, Iceland, and Tasmania, and upcoming trips to Canada, Greenland and Nepal are in the works.

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