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.”


“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