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Then & Now: Moscow grad rides for top cycling team

(Photo: The Spokesman-Review) (Photo: The Spokesman-Review)

Dave Trimmer

Kyle Rose likes to say how amazed he is that a handful of diabetics in a hotel room turned their passion for bicycling into big-time competition.

He's even more amazed he is now under the Team Type I umbrella.

The 1997 graduate of Moscow, Idaho, High School is a member of the Team Type I elite team, not to be confused with the Team Type I pro team, pro women's team, triathlon team or Type 2 team.

"The shock of being diagnosed makes you doubt all aspects of life," Rose, 29, said of learning at age 16 that he had diabetes. "That's why I'm so happy to be part of a team whose mission statement is to inspire those with diabetes. ... If you manage it you can aspire to do anything, especially using the tools we use."

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