Healthy salad in a jar

Looking for a tasty, yet healthy alternative for your lunch? If you’d like it to be handy as well, we’ve got just the thing for you! A salad in a jar is not only practical, but can be entirely fine tuned to your personal preferences too. Our favorite recipe is the following: For the yoghurt…

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…

First phase capital increase and new Chairman

Herculean, the cooperative holding behind Hercules Trophy, Hercules Academy and Hercules Projects, has completed the first phase of their capital increase and appoints a new chairman. Founder Yves Vekemans remains CEO. The company is still 100% Belgian, while improving corporate governance and strengthening the financial basis, in order to accelerate the international roll-out of the…

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…

Our experience with crowdfunding

Recently I was interviewed by Julie Sibille about our crowdfunding experience earlier this year. Here’s the entire interview. Could you briefly present yourself and share your thoughts about your fundraising experience with MyMicroInvest? “My name is Inge Van Belle, Co-Founder at Herculean, the sportainment and corporate wellbeing platform. Together with the Founder Yves Vekemans, I…

How was Hercules Trophy Mechelen?

How did Hercules Trophy 2017 go  in Mechelen? In one word: fantastic! The odds were in our favor: the weather was perfect for doing outdoor activities. Not too hot or too cold. The vibe was great from the start until the end, the participating teams really enjoyed it and the 12 Herculean labours were a…

OM Partners’ view on Corporate Wellbeing

How do you attract and retain excellent people? How do you keep team spirit high and where does the Hercules Trophy come in? OM Partners, one of our newest fans, explains it all in 12 Herculean questions.   Who is OM Partners?   “OM Partners is a Belgian software and consulting company that delivers Supply…

Venue map Hercules Trophy Belgium

From Friday 23rd until Sunday 25th June, the coolest corporate challenge on the planet will take place at De Nekker in Mechelen, Belgium.   The weather forecast looks fabulous, which makes it the ideal family trip. Your colleagues, partner and children can enjoy the Herculean activities, but also go to the several beaches and waterpark. Book…

The pace of life and work

These last couple of months, I’ve noticed a significant rise in requests from companies to help them with two critically important issues. The first one, is finding a solution for their workforce, who oftentimes experience a gigantic work overload, resulting in a continuous feeling of being stressed. The second issue has an entirely different nature,…

Healthy breakfast: Cheesecake with granola and kiwi

“Breakfast is the most important meal of the day”, we’ve heard this phrase at least a couple of hundred times… but it is indeed true! Breakfast is thé meal you should not miss. In each of the following weeks, we’ll present you a healthy breakfast recipe that we make with our clients during our cooking…

Hercules Trophy Antwerp: thank you

On Saturday, May 20th, the second edition of the Hercules Trophy Antwerp took place. Place to be: Park Spoor Noord. The weather was good for us: Despite a little rain here and there, it was a sunny day. What did the Hercules Trophy look like? The classic recipe of teamwork, networking, delicious food and drinks…