GORE-TEX Experience Tour

Live Interview with Dave MacLeod on Facebook

  07. June, 2011 ,
Our aim is to bring together young outdoor enthusiasts with professional athletes, so they can share their common passion. This is also the motivation for the next step of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour. Therefore, we will arrange exclusive live interviews with our experts. Every month, you have the incredible chance to ask what you have always wanted to learn and to get the answers directly via our social networks. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Route for European Trailrun Camp checked out!

The “European Trailrun Camp” in the Dolomites promises to be a real treat for all trail running fans. If you want to take part, you can still apply until 9th June on Facebook: GORE-TEX Outdoor Products. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Expedition Camp participants have been announced

The Facebook community and professional alpinists Ralf Dujmovits and Hajo Netzer have made their decision: eight mountaineering enthusiasts from four European countries have been selected to attend the Expedition Camp that W.L. Gore & Associates is hosting over the Whitsun weekend high up in an area of the Alps known as the Stubai Alps, just south of Innsbruck. During the four-day camp the participants will gain a real sense of what scaling one of the world’s highest peaks is like! read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Lizzy Hawker will be joining the European Trailrun Camp

One of the most successful and well-known trailrunning athletes in the world will participate at the European Trailrun Camp in the Dolomites in mid July: Lizzy Hawker from UK, 3 times champion of The North Face Ultratrail du Mont Blanc (UTMB). read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Daniel realizes his alpine dream with Robert Jasper

As part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour, participants from all over Europe had applied to realize their own individual mountain dream with Robert Jasper, one of the world’s leading extreme climbers. The winner was Daniel Bouskila. At the beginning of May he realized his mountain dream with Robert Jasper. Read this report from Robert Jasper which describes what happened on the tour! read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Discover unchartered routes in Arctic Norway with Dave MacLeod

  10. May, 2011 ,
As the GORE-TEX Experience Tour enters its second year, two enthusiastic climbers are being offered the chance to embark on a trip of a lifetime with the renowned Scottish climber, Dave MacLeod. This project is the latest in a string of adventures that have enabled outdoors enthusiast from across Europe to share unforgettable experiences with some of the world’s most famous outdoors experts. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Launch of the European Trailrun Camp in the Dolomites

From july 21st to july 24th 2011 there’s a special treat in store for trail runners and joggers: as part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour, Gore is organising a European Trailrun Camp in the Dolomites. Twenty participants from all over Europe will be given the chance to experience all aspects of trail running in the company of professional runners, running coaches, sports medicine physicians and running event organisers. In addition, at the camp the winners will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to find a team partner for the GORE-TEX Transalpine-Run 2011 – which is otherwise already sold out! read more »

The GORE-TEX Experience Tour: ”Mastering the Nordic Light” in Lapland

  18. April, 2011 ,
The led-grey clouds put a lid over south Lapland the three days of the photo contest ”Mastering the Nordic Light” lasted. The Scandinavian contribution to the “Your Experience Tour” by Gore turned out to be a major challenge to the winning photographers. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Expedition Camp in the Alps with Ralf Dujmovits

W. L. Gore & Associates is bringing a taste of 8,000 metre mountaineering to the Alps. As part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour, Gore is setting up an expedition camp to give eight passionate, young climbers from across Europe a taste of high-altitude mountaineering for the very first time – without having to travel to the Himalayas. The camp will be led by professional mountain guides Ralf Dujmovits, who has already climbed all the 8000 metre peaks and Hajo Netzer, an expert for high-altitude medicine. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Gina, Marco and Andrea – 3 lucky winners, 2 amazing days and 6 unique hiking boots!

  01. April, 2011 ,
The 28th and 29th of March are dates that will be stuck in the memory of these three young outdoor pursuits enthusiasts forever. On this amazing two day trip they got to go behind the scenes at La Sportiva and see – first hand – how their own trekking boot designs were created and manufactured. read more »