Dylan's chronic condition comes from an abnormal response from his body's immune system. It causes excruciating pain, with frequent trips to the washroom creating great embarrassment. In practical terms, it has influenced every aspect of his life, leading him to quit hockey, miss field trips, and decline invites to social outings.
Mom of two, runner, lives in Regina.
Natasja Barlow is a 40-year-old mother, wife and daughter living in Regina. Natasja works for a credit union in Regina and is passionate about physical and mental fitness. She is an avid runner and boot camp participant and plans to run two Spartan races this year to challenge herself. Natasja thinks of her son Dylan and the challenges he faces as a result of his illness to push herself further on tough days. When she’s not training, Natasja and her husband are taking their boys to piano, hockey, golf, or enjoying time together as a family.
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