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40 Years of Leadership and Innovation

Gore Bill Earl Amott, 1971
Four decades on from its first commercial order, W. L. Gore and Associates continues to spearhead leadership and innovation in the outdoor garments market read more »

Gore introduces revolutionary GORE-TEX® Active products with a new permanent beading surface

Feldkirchen-Westerham, November 19th 2015: W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) launches a revolutionary product for high-aerobic end uses: new GORE-TEX® Active products  The new material is a radically new concept that delivers multiple benefits that Gore has never addressed in this manner before. The material’s permanent water beading surface eliminates the need for a face fabric, […] 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 »

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 »

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 »

GORE-TEX® Pro and GORE-TEX® Active products – individual laminates for specific activities presented at ISPO 2012

  23. January, 2012 , ,
Are you into mountaineering? Mountain biking? Trail running? Free riding? Ice climbing? Whichever is the favourite sport, W. L. Gore & Associates offers now more clarity to customers, retailers and ultimately to consumers: Garments engineered with GORE-TEX® product technology offer a unique solution for specific activities with different intensity levels and environmental conditions, to individually fit consumers needs. read more »

Extremely breathable and light-weight: New GORE-TEX® Active Shell laminate for maximum ease of movement

With the introduction of its new laminates for summer 2012, W.L. Gore &Associates is extending its successful range of highly breathable and extremely lightweight GORE-TEX® Active Shell laminates to include GORE-TEX® Active Shell Stretch laminates. Compact, waterproof and windproof, these 3-layer laminates offer athletic trail runners, mountain bikers and alpine adventurers excellent next to skin comfort and maximum freedom of movement in attractive, figure-hugging styles. With their advanced moisture management, these extremely lightweight yet hardwearing garments guarantee durable waterproof protection for maximum performance. read more »

GORE-TEX® Active Shell wins outdoor award from “op pad”

  25. January, 2011 , ,
Dutch magazine “op pad” hands out outdoor awards in nine categories. New GORE-TEX® Active Shell secures gold in the “apparel” category. read more »