Sports & Active

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.)

David Lama Expedition_Lunag Ri_2
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

Goretex Allestimenti
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 »

J.LINDEBERG WITH PARTNER SUPPLIERS GORE-TEX® AND PRIMALOFT AT THE FIS WORLD ALPINE CHAMPIONSHIP IN ST. MORITZ 2017

FIS World Alpine Ski Championships official uniform with GORE-TEX® product technology
As a company with a long history in fashion and high tech sports apparel including high functional skiwear, J.Lindeberg is proud to announce our continued involvement with alpine skiing by being the official apparel sponsor for the FIS World Alpine Ski Championships in St. Moritz 2017. In February around 150 000 people will travel to the village […] read more »