Outdoor

New name, more function: GORE WINDSTOPPER® products

W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is taking the next generation of its versatile, totally windproof and extremely breathable functional fabrics to market in fall 2016, giving it a new name: GORE WINDSTOPPER®. It is perfectly clear what this brand’s products stand for: innovation, function, quality – from GORE. Three basic garment categories are available with […] read more »

“Fit for Use”: GORE WINDSTOPPER® products

GORE WINDSTOPPER_Logo
  28. October, 2015 , , , , ,
GORE WINDSTOPPER® products are probably the most versatile garments on the market: they are lightweight, robust, extremely breathable and offer reliable, 100 percent protection from the wind. GORE’s brand partners produce an extensive range of garments for a wealth of activities. These include pants, jackets, base layer garments, short- and long-sleeved tops, gloves, accessories, arm warmers […] read more »

The call of the mountains – GORE-TEX brand again partner at the International Mountain Summit in 2015

Trekking with GORE® C-KNIT™ Backer Technology

For the seventh consecutive year the International Mountain Summit invites outdoor enthusiasts from 12. to 18. October to Brixen in South Tyrol. The GORE TEX® brand has been a part of the mountain summit as a brand partner right from the start. This year’s engagement will include the brand’s own programme package and an evening lecture on “Mountain Xtreme by GORE-TEX®.” As part of the festival Gore will also be presenting a GORE-TEX® product innovation specifically engineered for the jackets of hikers, trekkers and freeriders.

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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 »

New 3-layer GORE-TEX products for long-lasting outdoor enjoyment

Life Cycle Assessments show that durability is the single most influential factor in improving several environmental impacts Not just for the professionals: W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) has developed new GORE-TEX products with GORE C-KNIT™ Backer Technology specifically engineered for hikers, trekkers, and freeriders, offering the ruggedness of a 3-layer laminate teamed up with the […] read more »

Gore and MONTANE® enter new licensing agreement for GORE-TEX and WINDSTOPPER®

  30. January, 2015 , , , ,
W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is proud to announce the addition of a new outdoor brand customer: MONTANE®.  Based in the North East of England, Montane is a pioneer of lightweight, innovative mountain clothing and equipment.  It aspires to produce cutting edge, lightweight, breathable clothing for ambitious athletes who require above all else supreme functionality […] read more »

IMS Jury enthused by Glacier River

©Jürgen Kössler - IMS
  11. November, 2014 , ,
The winner of the IMS Photo Contest by BMW 2014 comes from Poland. David Kaszlikowski prevailed over 2600 photographers from almost 90 countries to win the Kiku Photo Award, worth a total of 3000 Euro. The professional photographer snapped a glacier river of the famous Baltoro-glacier close to the famous Concordia Square. This square is […] read more »

You have to fight for quality

  07. November, 2014 , , ,
The panel discussion consisted of high-calibre participants. The best mountaineers worldwide came together at the Kiku. International Mountain Summit, meeting at the Messner Mountain Museum Firmian in Sigmundskron Castle. Under the motto “Mountain ex.change”, those in charge of the IMS together with journalists analyzed the prospects for better quality reporting of mountaineering related news. With […] 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 »