GORE-TEX TransRockies Runners Mike Smith, Max King, Alicia Shay and others take team and individual titles in 2012 race

  29. August, 2012 , ,
Colorado – August 23, 2012 – The GORE-TEX TransRockies Run, one of the United States’ most storied trail races, concluded Sunday in Beaver Creek, Colo. after six days, 120 miles, and 20,000 feet of climbing. The race took runners through the Colorado Rockies, starting in Buena Vista and visiting historic Colorado sites like Leadville, Camp Hale, Red Cliff, and Vail. Legions of volunteers, the TransRockies race organization, and presenting sponsor, GORE-TEX, provided over 300 runners with the experience of a lifetime. The GORE-TEX TransRockies Run is often called “summer camp for adults” and the 2012 edition was no exception. read more »

The 4 lucky winners of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour have been selected. They will explore the Pyrenees in search for brown bears

Over a period of four days the 4 lucky winners of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour “Watch bears in the wilderness” will join an expedition of two forestry workers, a biologist and a professional photographer. read more »

The “Dolo-Nights” – the GORE-TEX Experience Tour helps ten hiking fans make a dream come true

  20. August, 2012
At the end of August the “Dolo-Nights” winners will be exploring the Dolomites by day and by night. The ten participants will have a hiking experience with a difference while discovering nature at its finest. Within the framework of the latest GORE-TEX Experience Tour Andris Malasevskis from Norway, Irina Stepanova from Latvia, Jack Page from […] read more »

German Equestrian Show Jumping Team to wear GORE-TEX Jackets During 2012 Olympic Games

During this year’s Olympic Games the German equestrian show jumping team will be well-equipped for the well-known London drizzle. The team will be sporting riding wear by Pikeur, official Olympic outfitter and long-time customer of Gore. read more »

International Mountain Summit 2012: “Present your mountain project” with the GORE-TEX Experience Tour

  19. July, 2012
International Mountain Summit (IMS) is a regular feature in the calendar of the majority of outdoor enthusiasts. Every year at the end of October the world’s top mountaineers and alpine adventurers, including the likes of Reinhold Messner and Edurne Pasaban, attend the event and share their experiences with IMS attendees. Using the motto: “IMS Adventure by the GORE-TEX brand”, this year the GORE-TEX Experience Tour is offering three lucky winners the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to present their own mountain project at IMS. Applications can be submitted online at until 22 August 2012. read more »

Who will do the Fan Dance? The GORE-TEX Experience Tour Team is announced!

  11. July, 2012 ,
A Latvian Laboratory Assistant, a Scottish Dog Trainer and a British Pilot are amongst the lucky people to have won a place on The GORE-TEX Experience Tour Fan Dance Challenge. As the competition entry level was so high, the number of team members has been increased from 7 to 10 to allow as many people as possible the chance to tackle this infamous route. read more »

Reaching the top together: W.L. Gore & Associates and Mammut climb the Alphubel

  16. June, 2012 ,
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Mammut, CEO Rolf Schmid and Mammut management together with the Gore outdoor crew have climbed the 4206-metre Alphubel in the Swiss Alps. read more »

A midsummer night’s dream – discover the “Dolo-Nights”

New GORE-TEX Experience Tour takes place in the Dolomites Win the chance to have the once in a lifetime opportunity of hiking through the Dolomites, by day and by night, as part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour. Seven lucky winners – equipped with Marmot jackets – will be able to explore Italy’s most spectacular mountain range in the company of the ultimate guide: professional rock climber Stefan Glowacz. Applications can be made online at read more »

Ready for the “Sigun’exchange”?

  01. June, 2012
Register online at and join French and Chinese mountaineers on a first-of-its-kind expedition. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience-Tour: AlpCross 2012

The Alps: home the highest and wildest mountains in Europe and one of the most divers mountain ranges in the world. Crossing these mountains by fair means, on foot, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience most outdoor enthusiasts only get to dream about! For eight European hiking enthusiasts this dream could come true during the AlpCross event of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour. And that’s not all: this unique tour is being led by professional photographer Bernd Ritschel and accompanied by leading mountain-experts such as climbing legend Hans Kammerlander and weather expert Karl Gabl and Guide de Chamonix Yann Delevaux. read more »