“Like other endurance athletes, the Team Novo Nordisk riders need a nutritious, well balanced diet. The key difference for our riders is that they need to carefully balance their food with their physical activity and insulin intake. The aim is to keep their blood glucose in the target range at all times for optimal performance.” Dr. Rafael Castol
Behringer, Brand, Henttala and Lozano cross the final line at Tour Colombia
Race: Tour Colombia – Stage 6 Start/Finish: Zipaquira /El Once Verjon, Colombia Distance: 182.6 kilometers Oliver Behringer (SUI) (neo-pro) I’m happy to have my first race of the season completed. The start to every season is always challenging and a shock to the system. Mix in the altitude and world-class field at the Tour…
2020 Tour Colombia – Stage 5: Measuring Success
Over the years our riders progressed and matured exponentially to race with much more experience and compete against the best riders in the world. Pavel Cherkasov, TNN Sport Director, and Joonas Henttala tell us how we measure success at Team Novo Nordisk.
5th stage at full gas for Team Novo Nordisk
Race: Tour Colombia – Stage 5 Start/Finish: Paipa/Zipaquira, Colombia Distance: 180.5 kilometers Joonas Henttala (FIN) No other way to put it—today was quite relentless. In the first hour, there were non-stop attacks. I think the big teams really wanted to be in the breakaway, so that made it hard for the first 90 minutes…