Exercising During The Summer Months

The thought of exercising during the summer in the UAE makes most of us hot and bothered, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Summer shouldn’t be a deterrent when it comes to exercising in the fresh air, provided you stay hydrated. It’s important to keep moving during the high temperatures and a sport such…

After-movie Hercules Trophy 2016

Relive your memories of the Hercules Trophy 2016 with the official after-movie. From the opening to the labours, to  live entertainment, the spectacular match of the Red Devils and the wild after-parties: everything’s covered in this fantastic overview. Stars of the show: the Hercules Trophy participants! Thank you for being you. Thank you for being…

Best preparation tips before exercise

Not everybody does 12 sports on 1 day. That’s why we give our participants some useful tips before coming to the Hercules Trophy. Our Herculean coaches have decades of experience in sports, nutrition and wellness. Feel free to use this advice for any exercise or sport activity. NUTRITIONAL TIPS FROM SABINE APPELMANS “Although you may…

Talents and teamwork are key in sailing and in the workplace

Over the last weeks New York has been spoiled with some great sailing events.  There was the America’s Cup World Series, which returned to New York for the first time in almost a century. Racing for this iconic Trophy was held off New York from 1870 to 1920 for the first 13 challenges – with…

American Cancer Society Hercules Trophy

Press Release: NEW YORK, NY, May 25th, 2016 – Hercules Trophy, the super-charged inter-company sporting team day that builds camaraderie, embraces networking and promotes company loyalty is pleased to announce that we have deepened the partnership with the American Cancer Society and renamed our Hercules Trophy US to the American Cancer Society Hercules Trophy. “As…

Hercules Trophy US 2016 announced

It’s that time of the year again: we proudly announce the next Hercules Trophy in the US. September 28th it is! That’s 4 weeks earlier than last year and almost guarantees perfect weather. And there’s even more amazing news: Hercules Trophy and American Cancer Society joined forces and we renamed the coolest corporate team challenge to:…

USA are you ready?

Hey Herculeans, next week we will announce the new Hercules Trophy date and very very very exciting news. Watch this space and start challenging all your friends to participate in the next edition. Hercules Trophy takes it to the next level! Were you living on another planet the past years and don’t know what the Hercules…

What can you do about weak ankles?

The ankle is possibly one of the most important joints in the body when it comes to stability and mobility. The ligaments provide much stability for the joints and also ensure that the bones connect seamlessly with each other. Muscles are joined to the bones through tendons and provide for movement. A good balance is…

Fan Friday: Daman’s Evolve Staff Meeting

Daman Health Insurance is the region’s leading specialized health insurer, providing health insurance solutions to more than 2.8 million members in the UAE. The company has been the partner of choice for multiple important organizations and multinationals across the globe. Daman is the best suited partner in various industries including energy, aerospace, oil and gas, investments,…

Herculean Ambassador: Eddy Vinckier!

Also known as the trainer, manager, second father, coach, buddy, psychologist of Gella Vandecaveye. Eddy and Gella  trained every day for 6 hours, he traveled with her to tournaments around the world. He coached Gella for 16 years and even today they still work together. It’s rare to see coach and athlete working together for…