Nico Zacek

GORE-TEX Athletes and Event-Sponsoring

We have a long tradition of sponsoring professional athletes and selected projects. One of our first endeavours was to support Reinhold Messner in the late seventies with a product engineered with GORE-TEX product technology on an expedition in the Himalayas. Since then, we’ve been working with numerous athletes around the world and have supported hundreds […] read more »

Freeriding with perfect gear: GORE-TEX athlete Nico Zacek explains the hottest ski trends for the 2013/14 winter

  24. January, 2014 , ,
The mountains shine with a fresh coat of white and induce a hankering for action amongst the snow. Yet real snow lovers are not drawn to pistes but to untouched powder snow. The trend is undeniably towards the backcountry”, confirms Nico Zacek. The German freeski veteran and longstanding GORE-TEX athlete explains everything you need in order to have the most fun on the ultimate powder trip during the 2013/14 winter. read more »

GORE-TEX brand presents: The legendary Nine Knights is back and you can be part of it!

  09. January, 2012 , , ,
For the 4th time German freeski pioneer and member of the GORE-TEX athlete team, Nico Zacek will gather the world’s most talented freeski athletes for his superstar session at a fantastic obstacle. From the 9th to the 14th of April the famous castle-like kicker set-up will be gracing the slopes of Livigno, Italy, where the winner of the WANNA BE A KNIGHT video contest will have the chance to ride with the biggest names of the sport. read more »