Author Archives: Sabina

Inspired girls grow into inspiring women

A couple of weeks back, a friend at Google emailed us to pass on an invitation to an event they were hosting over lunch with Miriam Gonzalez. I must admit I did not know who Miriam Gonzalez was at the time, but the lunch talk was going to be about girls in tech, and that’s […]

T’is the season – Christmas Party 2017

It’s a Friday evening in December, just before the first big snow of this winter. On the first floor of Le Seventy-Five, a small and cosy bar in Brussels’ Sablon quarter, we are hosting our first ever Christmas Party. Old and new members, as well as the founders, Ania, Steph and myself gathered for a […]

Our introduction to Equine-assisted personal growth

On a chilly – yet sunny – November morning, Andreea, Lidija, Maike, Vitis and myself headed out to Hoeilaart, to try out a new experience about which we knew fairly little and had no idea what to expect. Vanessa, a gentlewoman herself, a good friend and a former colleague, kept telling me stories about hippotherapy […]

Gentlewomen’s Club takes part in the Uccle Ladies Run

On Sunday 19th of November, another running team under the leadership of our team captain, Ksenija Simovic, took to Foret de Soignes to participate in the Uccle Ladies Run. On a sunny yet chilly weekend morning, our ladies ran 3.6 or 9 km in the forest. All registrations fees were donated to organizations working with […]

Girls Night In with Vicky Martinez Dorr

On October 18th, we hosted our first ever Girls Night In. We had a wonderfully powerful discussion with our friend and coach, Vicky Martinez Dorr, who has guided us through the labyrinth of our past and current selves. How much does who you were matter in who you are? And how much can you influence who […]

Looking for inspiring ladies to set up the Bucharest Hub of the Gentlewomen’s Club

Half a year since we have launched the Club in Brussels, we are now coming to Bucharest. Are you – or do you know someone who is – passionate about women empowerment, with some spare time and with a ton of ideas? Then please fill in this form or share it with your friends and contacts https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1_sbKRcxiIsmTKNJR6VjcN2y2WnaTOcyV7ujcf0fTB8c/viewform?edit_requested=true […]

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Run Like a Girl – the Gentlewomen’s Club 20k of Brussels Team

The Gentlewomen’s Club is setting up a team for this year’s 20k of Brussels race. In 2015, out of all participants in the Brussels semi-marathon, only 27% were women. We have decided to do our part in balancing this out. “Like a girl” is often used offensively https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjJQBjWYDTs That is why we invite all girls, […]