Team Novo Nordisk rider Sam Brand reveals the 50 names that have been selected to appear on his shoes for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
How TNN Pro Cyclists Keep Fit in the Off Season
As a professional cyclist, the off-season is the only period during the year where you can truly switch off, take a vacation, grab time away from the bike and regain some life balance. It also represents a golden opportunity to work on some general fitness and heal both the mind and the body with some…
Pedal Power Boosts Type 2 Diabetes Awareness in Leicester, UK
Dr. Deirdre Harrington is a keen cyclist. She is also the academic lead for Leicester Changing Diabetes and Lecturer at the University of Leicester. Deirdre met Sam Brand and Brais Dacal at Ride London and knew she needed to link Team Novo Nordisk with Leicester Changing Diabetes activities. The recent Leicester Castle Classic and Let’s…
Sam Brand: Race Day Essentials
When it comes to training for sports and living with diabetes, preparation is a key factor. What’s “essential”, however, can be different for everyone. Below, Team Novo Nordisk rider Sam Brand lists his Top 5 Essentials for race day. My Manx Flag I am Manx (hailing from the Isle of Man), and this flag belonged to my grandma….
Brand Selected for 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
The Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association announced Wednesday that Team Novo Nordisk’s Sam Brand would represent Team Isle of Man at the 2018 Commonwealth Games when it kicks off in April in Australia’s Gold Coast. The Manx native will compete as part of the six-man cycling road team. This serves as his first Commonwealth Games appearance….