Athletes

’30th and 31st March 2013′: Free ride Camp with Seb Michaud (La Clusaz)

  03. December, 2012 , ,
Participate to the Free ride Camp with Seb Michaud Seb Michaud is a French free rider, famous for his back flip. He’s one of the most experienced free riders in the world. He’s giving you the chance to go free riding with him in La Clusaz, a French ski resort in the heart of the Alps. Go discover Seb ‘playground’ area for an unforgettable week end. read more »

The 4 lucky winners of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour have been selected. They will explore the Pyrenees in search for brown bears

  29. August, 2012 ,
Over a period of four days the 4 lucky winners of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour “Watch bears in the wilderness” will join an expedition of two forestry workers, a biologist and a professional photographer. read more »

Junkies on a Budget

  09. July, 2012 ,
The freshest approach to freeski filmmaking read more »

GORE-TEX Active Project: Extreme mountaineers’ expedition series moves on to world’s sixth-highest peak

Benedikt Böhm, Sebastian Haag and Greg Hill prepare for speed ascent of Cho Oyu (8,188 m) read more »

A midsummer night’s dream – discover the “Dolo-Nights”

New GORE-TEX Experience Tour takes place in the Dolomites Win the chance to have the once in a lifetime opportunity of hiking through the Dolomites, by day and by night, as part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour. Seven lucky winners – equipped with Marmot jackets – will be able to explore Italy’s most spectacular mountain range in the company of the ultimate guide: professional rock climber Stefan Glowacz. Applications can be made online at www.experience-tour.com. read more »

GORE-TEX athlete Ines Papert climbs at Ice & Snow Festival in Harbin, China

  06. February, 2012 ,
It’s eight in the morning. Minus 30 degrees Celsius, and not a soul to be seen in the Ice World. The snow crunches under her feet as they try to keep themselves warm. Finally she begins to climb. There is a hiss when the crampons hit the ice. Little fragile fractures appear. The ice axes give a solid sound, regular sound as she reaches higher in constant, smooth rhythm. The Manchurian Beat… read more »

GORE-TEX brand presents: The legendary Nine Knights is back and you can be part of it!

  09. January, 2012 , ,
For the 4th time German freeski pioneer and member of the GORE-TEX athlete team, Nico Zacek will gather the world’s most talented freeski athletes for his superstar session at a fantastic obstacle. From the 9th to the 14th of April the famous castle-like kicker set-up will be gracing the slopes of Livigno, Italy, where the winner of the WANNA BE A KNIGHT video contest will have the chance to ride with the biggest names of the sport. read more »

Once upon a climb: Fans meet Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz at the International Moutain Summit 2011

Within this year’s International Mountain Summit (IMS) in Brixen, Italy, the GORE-TEX Experience Tour offered 20 lucky participants from 22nd to 24th October, 2011, the unique opportunity to meet their idols in person. Mountaineering professionals Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz shared their experience and personal advice exclusively with the winners read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour “Share tips and tricks with Edurne Pasaban” has taken place successfully!

  10. November, 2011 ,
On October 15th 2011 Edurne Pasaban and the six GORE-TEX Experience Tour winners together with Chemari Carrera , top experienced mountain guide, left the mountain hut La Renclusa (2.140 m). Diana Carolina, Laura, Ana, Glória, Karolina and Lara grabbed their backpack and GORE-TEX outfit and met a demanding and exhausting more than 12 hour trekking to ascent Mount Aneto (3.404 m), the highest peak of Spanish Pyrenees. Finally they were with Edurne Pasaban sharing an unforgettable weekend. read more »

Seb Michaud Invitaçion in Argentina 2011

  10. October, 2011 , , ,
The troop of 12 invited riders on the 3rd Seb Michaud Invitaçion experienced 10 days of anthology, in total immersion in the Andes mountain range in Argentina. The “Valle Hermoso” turned out to be a strategic choice as much for the snow conditions as for the filming of high-powered freeride skiing. read more »