Brais Dacal Visits Diabetes Center in Dubai

By teamnovonordisk

Following the 2018 Dubai Tour, Team Novo Nordisk ambassador Brais Dacal got a chance to visit two local Dubai schools and the Boston Diabetes Center of Dubai and bring some much-needed inspiration to kids affected by diabetes in the United Arab Emirates.


Brais Dacal:

“Meeting with students at the Dubai British School and the Bradenton Preparatory Academy was a tremendous opportunity to inspire and empower young people to fight hard for their dreams.

They got to see how Team Novo Nordisk’s all-diabetes riders overcame their own obstacles and to live empowered as pro athletes, and also learn about cycling, diabetes and some tips on how to live a healthy life.

I think it’s very important for children this age (6-12) to know they can have a bright future, as long as they work hard and fight to get over the barriers they face in life.”

Brais:

“I also had the fantastic chance to visit the Boston Diabetes Center of Dubai and meet with a group of kids and adults living with diabetes. We had a relaxed conversation, where I was not only able to share my knowledge and experience of living with diabetes, but also got to listen to their personal stories, …read more

Via:: Team Novo Nordisk