Footwear

Wanderlust takes over Europe

Hiking tour with GORE-TEX® SURROUND™ product technology
  22. September, 2015 , , ,
According to a recent study by the GORE-TEX brand, Europeans express their unified love of hiking in different ways. Of all the nations surveyed, the Dutch like hiking the most at 84 percent, with the British lag behind at 45 percent. What 15 percent of Spanish respondents fear most is getting lost or finding a […] read more »

GORE-TEX SURROUND™ Footwear – innovative technology for happy hiking feet

  10. July, 2015 , ,
Following its successful launch, the first technology for all-around breathable and waterproof hiking shoes is stepping into the 2016 season with new partners and a complete range of different styles. These new partners include Italian brand suppliers Aku, Asolo and Garmont, Viking from Norway and Kamik from USA. One of the highlights of the season […] read more »

Global recognition for the GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology

  17. March, 2015 , , ,
The success story continues: leading outdoor magazines in Europe and the USA and leading international trade fairs for the outdoor and sports industry award the innovative GORE-TEX SURROUND™product technology with numerous prizes. The first technology worldwide for durably waterproof hiking shoes that offer all-round breathability has already received a number of awards – these footwear […] read more »

Keep your feet dry this winter with GORE-TEX ski mountaineering boots from Dynafit and Scott

  29. January, 2015 , , ,
At ispo 2015 W.L. Gore & Associates is presenting the first GORE-TEX thermo-mouldable ski mountaineering boots from Dynafit and Scott. The three different models will keep feet dry and comfortable thanks to their waterproof and breathable construction. These boots are engineered systems and specifically target mountain guides and ambitious winter sports enthusiasts undertaking longer ski […] read more »

GORE-TEX Brand Debuts Global, Multi-Channel Marketing Campaign, “Experience the Difference” for Fall 2014

  11. November, 2014 , , ,
One Billion Impressions will be Generated through Video, Online and Print Coming on the heels of the successful debut of its GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market and the OutDoor fair in Friedrichshafen, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will debut a multi-year, multi-channel, international marketing campaign, “Experience the Difference” in support […] read more »

Beaming victors at the end of the 10th Anniversary Edition of the GORE-TEX Transalpine-Run

An Alpine Cross event is the supreme challenge for runners from around the globe in their discipline. For around 600 athletes, who started in teams of two, participation in the 10th Anniversary Edition of the GORE-TEX Transalpine-Run represented the fulfilment of a dream. Exhausted by the challenges of covering 293 kilometres and tackling 13,700 metres of elevation […] read more »

24 brand partners, 180 styles – the unique GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology conquers the outdoor market

At the OutDoor 2014 trade fair in Friedrichshafen W. L. Gore & Associates will be showcasing its latest innovation in the outdoor footwear market. The GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology can already count 24 prestigious outdoor brands among its partners and hiking enthusiasts can choose from around 180 different models. read more »

GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology model overview S/S 2015

You will find an overview of the new products (Spring/Summer 2015) that feature our new GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology here. read more »

The GORE-TEX brand wins OutDoor Industry Award for the world’s first technology for hiking shoes with all-round breathability

W. L. Gore & Associates has claimed a much coveted OutDoor Industry Award for its new GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology for hiking shoes. These awards are bestowed annually by a jury of outdoor experts at the OutDoor trade fair. read more »

Hiking redefined – the GORE-TEX brand presents the first technology for hiking footwear with all-round breathability

W. L. Gore & Associates once again confirms its innovative strength by taking a historic step forward in the global footwear market. With its GORE-TEX SURROUND™ product technology the company unveils a radically new technology for durably waterproof hiking boots with all-round breathability. This unique construction keeps your feet drier and enhances your sense of well-being. read more »