All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

On October 2, Team Type 1 celebrated 15 years of proving What’s Possible with diabetes. Can you believe it?!   What started as a grassroots initiative to inspire people with diabetes to better manage their condition has turned into the world’s largest diabetes and sports organization. With over 200 athletes that span worldwide, we were…

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All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

By SAM SCOTT, Head of Research Approximately 463 million people are currently living with diabetes worldwide, and this number is projected to reach 578 million by 2030 1. There are several types of diabetes with the two main classes being type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes accounts for about 90% of…

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All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

By PHIL SOUTHERLAND, CEO and Co-Founder of Team Novo Nordisk I was 7 months old and I’d lost 8 pounds in three days. My diapers were soaked. My mom took me to the hospital all week long, but the doctors kept saying he’s just teething, or he’s just got the flu.  Eventually my mom noticed…

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All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

By LUCAS DAUGE I live in the Alps and the Tour de France passes by every year. Since I was seven years old, my parents would take me to watch the race. Nobody in my family is a cyclist, but my parents would take me as a distraction and enjoy the race caravan. The caravan…

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All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

November is Diabetes Awareness Month 💙 When diagnosed with diabetes, many people think it means they won’t be able to live their life the way they’d hoped. As the world’s first all diabetes professional cycling team, we race against the best cyclists in the world to show what may be possible with diabetes. We see everyone…

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All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

By LOGAN PHIPPEN Turning pro is going to be a big step. I know it’s going to be a big move when the reality hits, but that is the grounding motivation that keeps me focused on refining my training and all the little things it takes to perform at the top level.   I won’t…

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Mandy Marquardt | All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

by MANDY MARQUARDT I know this has been a crazy time for the world and although it’s been personally challenging in many ways, I’ve enjoyed being home. I returned home from the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in March, right before COVID-19 hit. My mom moved up to Pennsylvania from Florida last year to be…

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Charles Planet | Paris Tours | All-Diabetes Pro Cycling Team | Type 1 Diabetes | Team Novo Nordisk

Race: Paris-Tours Start/Finish: Chartres – Tours Distance: 213km   Charles Planet (FRA) ‘’After my crash at the Brabantse Pijl I really wanted to do well here in France. The weather wasn’t the best – rainy and sunny and rainy again the whole day – and the pace was quite high since the beginning. Once again, my teammates have…

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