Seb Sasseville, the first Canadian living with Type 1 diabetes to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
In 2008, Sebastien Sasseville reached the summit of Mount Everest. He then completed multiple Ironman and the mythical Sahara race. In 2014, he ran across Canada from St. John’s, Newfoundland, to Vancouver: 7,200 km, or 170 marathons in nine months. Sébastien was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in 2002, the most severe form of diabetes. Sebastien vowed that the obstacle would never keep him from living life to the fullest. Why did you climbed Mont Everest? "I think the main re