Pink Ladies Games – How it all started

Recently, I’m getting quite some questions on how we came up with the idea of the Pink Ladies Games and why I wanted to do this so badly. Here’s a brief history of how it started.

Pink Ladies Games UAE 2018: Thank you!

It’s a wrap! The Pink Ladies Games Dubai 2018 have been absolutely fantastic. First off, we’d like to thank everyone who helped make this third UAE edition a success: our sponsors –Allied Medical Center in particular-, HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum as organiser of the Dubai Fitness Challenge, our volunteers, co-workers…

The Customer Challenge

Looking at yourself through the eyes of your customers with a lot of humour: that takes courage. Yet that’s exactly what Daman, the UAEs leading health insurer, did. Hercules Projects and Promoseven Sports Marketing were selected as the trusted partners in this process that took several months and that resulted in a final team event, called “The Customer…

Pink Ladies Games selected as Dubai Fitness Challenge initiative

On October 2, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, announced the challenge aimed to make Dubai one of the world’s healthiest cities. The campaign is called the Dubai Fitness Challenge. Citizens, residents and visitors are encouraged to join the month-long challenge that includes…

Breast Cancer fundraiser with Pink Ladies Games Dubai

Oh yes, we are strong, independent women. But we also like to have fun, we’re in for some action and we want to connect with other ladies. And of course, we care. And we care about a lot of things. That’s why we came up with the Pink Ladies Games in Dubai. A morning feel-good…

To grain or not to grain?

In an interesting article from Novomed, dr. Hashim Seedat – an expert in integrating the healing arts, focusing on the importance of nutrition, exercise, homeopathy and acupuncture – states that a lot of people don’t realise the true impact of grain on our body and overall health. “Grains are best described as small, dry seeds that grow…

UAE: The impact of stress – and what you can do about it

It is worrying, but true. 42% of the 700 UAE workers questioned in 2016 for a global report by Steelcase chose stressful as the word to describe their workplace. Globally, the average is 35%, the UAE only fared better than South Africa with 48%. This percentage suggests that workplace stress plays a regular role rather…

Recipe Baba Ganoush

This weekend, we celebrate the 45th Birthday of the UAE. In honor of their birthday, here’s a very popular dish in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and the other Emirates: Baba Ganoush brought to you by Basmaty.   Baba Ghanoush is a traditional Middle Eastern eggplant dip. The eggplants are usually grilled on a barbecue which gives…

Herculean Partner: Peter Pastijn!

Peter Pastijn is a founding partner, co-owner, and co-concept designer of the THE CYCLING ROOM® and THE ROOM® concepts together with his wife Gizem, currently operating in the UAE and India. He is the founder and co-owner of a Fitness service provider company, Proud2b, in Belgium founded in 2007. He is the CEO of THE…

Herculean Ambassador: Maitha E. Coninx!

Erdmuthe, aka Maitha in the UAE, has been involved in Hercules Trophy Dubai for a couple of years already. Now that she has written a self fulfillment book “Maitha’s Way of Life“, she may now be officially called a Herculean. Maitha will be a regular contributor to the Herculean.coop blog. Welcome Muthi! About Maitha “I…

Pink Ladies Games: 1 week before registration closes

We will organize the very first Pink Ladies Games on 21st October at Fairmont The Palm. This week is the last week to register. Teams of 5 women will do 5 cool games, have a lot of fun and support Pink Caravan for breast cancer awareness. Read more about the challenges here or listen to…

What are the Games at Pink Ladies Games?

What is it? The first Pink Ladies Games will launch at the fabulous Fairmont The Palm on the morning of Friday 21st October.  Up to 500 ladies will have formed in teams of 3 to 5 and will be all set to compete in a fun filled active day. Fitness First will start the day…