GORE-TEX Experience Tour

GORE-TEX Experience Tour achieves its objective by completing first free ascent of Bongo Bar on Blåmann Norway.

  05. September, 2011 ,
When the GORE-TEX Experience Tour team travelled to the island of Kvaløya near Tromsø in arctic Norway their aim was to look for new routes to climb on the mountains and granite walls in the area. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Exclusive Fan Meeting with Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz at the International Mountain Summit 2011

Within this year’s International Mountain Summit (IMS), which will take place from October 21st to 30th 2011, in Brixen, South Tyrol, the GORE-TEX brand has teamed up with the mountaineering icons Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz to offer a unique opportunity for intercultural exchange to the 20 winners of the GORE-TEX Outdoor Products Facebook page. read more »

New challenges ahead for the GORE-TEX Experience Tour climbers

  23. August, 2011
The GORE-TEX Experience Tour team lead by Dave MacLeod has spent an incredible first week in Norway seeking out new routes and enjoying granite climbing surrounded by some of the most breath taking scenery. The weather has been fantastic, which means that they have not been able to make full use of their GORE-TEX products, but that is all about to change! read more »

Off to a great start – The GORE-TEX Experience Tour arrives in Norway

  18. August, 2011
Before Dave MacLeod left to lead the GORE-TEX Experience Tour team chartering new routes in Norway he happily admitted that if he was 20 all over again he would have entered the competition himself! This is a truly unique opportunity for the two winners Helena and Julia to learn all of the aspects of new routing and to enjoy some of the most breath taking scenery around – kitted out with all the right GORE-TEX products. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: All-out trail running in the Dolomites!

  28. July, 2011 ,
Sun, wind, rain, mud, and then, to top it all, snow! The trail running event which took place from 21 to 24 July in the Dolomites was certainly a memorable few days. 20 winners from all over Europe took part in the event which was organised as part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour announces the two lucky winners who will seek out New Routes in Arctic Norway with Dave MacLeod

The Selection Day for the GORE-TEX Experience Tour New Routes in the Arctic project took place in Scotland this weekend. Dave MacLeod, Gore sponsee and Scotland’s leading climber, was on hand to watch our four finalists as they demonstrated their climbing skills, in a variety of weather conditions, as film maker Paul Diffley captured all of the action. Competition for the two places was very tight as all of the climbers were of a really high standard! But in the end it had to come down to just two people. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience-Tour: 20 winners from 6 different countries qualify for the European Trail Run Camp in the Dolomites

  06. July, 2011 ,
The facebook community and the jury have made their decision: 20 trail runners from 6 different European countries will attend the European Trail Run Camp in the Dolomites. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Expedition Camp successfully completed!

After successful four days up in the mountains under the leadership of Ralf Dujmovits and Hajo Netzer, the “Gore Expedition Team” is now back home. The Expedition Camp was organised as part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour and took place in an area of the Alps known as the Stubai Alps. Despite the wintry weather with rain and snow, all eight participants were able to complete the tour. Knee-deep snow provided a genuine expedition feeling although it also made the going extremely difficult – the ultimate test for the participants and their equipment! read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Four lucky climbers, two coveted places and one trip of a lifetime!

  17. June, 2011 ,
The GORE-TEX Experience Tour New Routes in the Arctic project with Dave MacLeod enters its next exciting phase today with the announcement of the four climbers that have made it through to the project’s selection day. With entries from climbers across Europe the jury has had a tough time choosing just four enthusiastic climbers to join Dave in Scotland in July, but, the results are finally in! read more »

GORE-TEX Experience-Tour: An all women’s project – Share tips and tricks with Edurne Pasaban

We are looking for female outdoor enthusiasts from Europe to take part in an unforgettable weekend ascending Mount Aneto (3,404 m) in the company of Edurne Pasaban. This is the highest peak in the Spanish Pyrenees and is as legendary in the outdoor world as the mountaineer with whom they will ascend it. read more »