Sports & Active

Gore Fabrics Presents GORE-TEX Products with a PFCEC Free DWR at OutDoor Show

Key milestone achieved in delivering against ambitious PFC goals Increased use of recycled and solution-dyed textiles in garments portfolio contributes to water savings and reduces CO2 emissions FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM, Germany (June 14, 2018) – The Fabrics Division of W. L. Gore & Associates is proud to announce that it reached a first key milestone on its […] read more »

GORE-TEX brand focuses on trust as it unveils new products and innovations at ISPO 2017

At ISPO 2017, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will unveil a new GORE-TEX brand campaign focusing on trust that is backed up by innovation through new technology concepts, products and design solutions. The new “Don’t think about GORE-TEX, think about your passion” campaign will encourage consumers to focus on what’s going on in the […] read more »

Gore continues roll-out of revolutionary new GORE-TEX SHAKEDRY™ product technology

Following a successful launch with a limited number of brand partners in 2015, W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will continue its global roll-out of GORE-TEX SHAKEDRY™ product technology for jackets in 2017. In 2017, Gore will partner with additional brands to bring GORE-TEX SHAKEDRY™ product technology to more runners and cyclists. In Europe, new […] read more »

The GORE-TEX brand celebrates its 40th anniversary at the European Outdoor Film Tour (E.O.F.T.)

There are no safety nets when climbers scale sheer rock face, and no pause button when steep skiing specialists navigate near vertical slopes: when the European Outdoor Film Tour 2016/17 (E.O.F.T.) has its premiere in Munich on October 5, millions of outdoor enthusiasts in 15 European countries will be on the edge of their seats […] read more »

Glacier debut: GORE-TEX athlete Greg Hill set to run the first-ever glacier leg of the Transalpine Run

GORE-TEX® athlet Greg Hill
FELDKIRCHEN-WESTERHAM (August 8, 2016) – Ski mountaineer and GORE-TEX athlete Greg Hill is to run the fourth leg of the GORE-TEX Transalpine Run, from Mandarfen-Pitztal to Sölden, on September 7, 2016. The evening before he will be talking to the other participants about his “2 mln vertical feet in 1 year” project. read more »

An off-road adventure on two feet with the latest GORE-TEX trail running shoes

This stylish trail running shoe is a real head-turner: the Arc’teryx Norvan VT GTX® with integrated GORE-TEX® membrane.
Want to run safely and in comfort off-road or even across the Alps? With completely waterproof and highly breathable GORE-TEX trail running shoes, neither fickle mountain weather nor muddy paths can spoil runners’ fun. The product portfolios of leading running shoe manufacturers now contain the right shoe for every type of runner; from minimalist “natural […] read more »

GORE-TEX SURROUND® technology offers unrivaled versatility – ECCO and Lowa increase their collections, adidas launches first product range

The success story for W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) continues as leading brands like ECCO and Lowa increase their product portfolio featuring the GORE-TEX SURROUND® technology. Adidas launches its first collections equipped with the all-round breathable technology. read more »

GORE-TEX at Salone del Mobile 2016 with METEOMORPHOSIS

A highly technological company with an eye constantly on product research and innovation, known for GORE-TEX, a high-performance waterproof and breathable fabric, W.L. Gore will be at the FuoriSalone for the second year in a row. At this 2016 edition from 12 to 17 April, it will be present with a special interactive video installation […] read more »

The GORE-TEX brand launches its search for new ambassador families for its BIG DAYS programme

The GORE-TEX brand ambassador programme is a guarantor of success: as the recipient of several prestigious awards, the BIG DAYS programm goes into its fourth consecutive year in 2016 using the slogan “Big Days: Small Feet – Big Steps”. Prospective GORE-TEX BIG DAYS brand ambassador families have the chance to apply for the program at http://bigdays.gore-tex.co.uk/ from 14th […] read more »

Warm hands on the mountain: top tips from the GORE-TEX athletes

Reaching the summit of K2 or making the first ascent of “Odyssee”, a route up the north face of the Eiger, the GORE-TEX athletes are in constant search of new adventures. Wearing the right gear on their expeditions is of paramount importance. David Lama, Stefan Glowacz and co. know that effective hand protection is essential. […] read more »