On 17th January 2019, the mentors and mentees registered on the repowered WR Mentoring Programme will officially start their new and exciting mentoring journey.

The repowered WR Mentoring Programme Kick-Off Event, kindly sponsored by RSSB, will be introduced by Adeline Ginn, founder of Women in Rail and Liz Dimmock, CEO of Moving Ahead and include a Mentor and Mentee Masterclass led by Sarah Winckless MBE.

Sarah is a 2004 Olympic bronze medallist, double world champion rower and recipient of the Helen Rollason Award for Inspiration at the 2013 Sky Sports and Sunday Times Sportswomen of the Year Awards. She is also a global coaching expert with hard-won experience from multicultural coaching and leadership.

You cannot register to attend the event as it is aimed at mentors and mentees registered on the Programme but we will continue to keep you updated of progress and hope to welcome you in September 2019!


Date: Thursday 17th January

Venue: RSSB, The Helicon, One South Place, London EC2M 2RB


4.30pm: Arrival, registrations and refreshments

5.00pm: Welcome from Adeline Ginn, Founder and Chair – Women in Rail

5.10pm: Introduction to mentoring by Liz Dimmock, Founder and CEO of Moving Ahead

5.20pm: Masterclass by Sarah Winckless MBE

6.25pm: Close by Adeline Ginn, Founder and Chair – Women in Rail

6.30pm: Networking and Drinks