Hercules Trophy Poland 2017 Flashbacks

Even though weather predictions a week before the event were horrifying (+10°C and rain) it turned out to be just the opposite on 13th May! The weather gods must have been in a herculean mood… From early morning hours participants were warmly welcome by the sun that stayed with us throughout whole day. After morning coffee…

All 12 Herculean Labours announced for the Hercules Trophy Poland 2017!

Polski tekst poniżej. No need to wait any longer: all twelve labours have been announced! The first four herculean labours had already been announced here and and the following four can be found here. You’ll find more information on the last four below. Everything is up to you now – and gods’ will of course. Keep…

Herculean Director of Operations: Sanne Augusteyns!

We would like to welcome our new Director of Operations: Sanne Augusteyns! This 31 year old isn’t new in the sports and event world. We are very pleased that Sanne’s trail runs through Herculean, shaping our future together with us. When Sanne completed his Bachelor in Physical Education, he organised his own running event: “Decathlon Duorun”, that…

Hercules Trophy Poland announces first 4 labours

Polski tekst poniżej. [EN] On May 13th, the second edition of the Hercules Trophy Poland will take place. Just like last year, our host will be the PROMENADA Conference and Recreation Centre located at the Zegrzyńskie Lake. Visit our Hercules Trophy Poland 2017 page to see the first four officially announced Hercules Labours and follow our event on…

Foods reducing cancer risk: what & when

In an interesting article on the website of Novomed, dr. Suheil Simaan talks about foods that reduce cancer risk and about how they do it. “For a long time, cancer was considered a disease of bad luck. Nowadays, it is more widely accepted as multifactorial in nature – with genetics, the ageing process and lifestyle all…

Video Daman Hercules Trophy UAE

We had a great time at the Daman Hercules Trophy in Dubai on 20th April! Here’s the video that captures the emotions of the day. The most popular corporate challenge, the Daman Hercules Trophy took place at the weekend with two events in the UAE. All participants took on the 12 Herculean labours which were accessible…

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…

Hot temperatures and no sandstorm at Hercules Trophy Abu Dhabi

Weather forecasts predicted sandstorms and very unpleasant weather for 22nd April, the date of the Daman Hercules Trophy in Abu Dhabi. Fortunately, the weather gods must have been in favour of Hercules that day, because the skies were clear with 30° C and there was a pleasant breeze. A huge relief for the Hercules participants and…

Hercules Trophy Baltics launched!

We are excited to announce that the Hercules Trophy Baltics has officially been launched! The event will take place in the European Center Golf Club in Vilnius, Lithuania on June 10, 2017. The event is organized by our partner Catalyst Baltic. As with any other Hercules Trophy, anybody can participate! No special skills or physical condition…

How was Hercules Trophy Dubai?

The Hercules Trophy 2017, powered by Daman Health Insurance, was organized on 20th April at Mushrif Park. It was an awesome day for all participating companies! Although it was quite hot, there was a nice breeze and lots of shade and cool drinks to keep the participants going. The 12 Herculean labours were accessible to…