Garments

Junkies on a Budget

  09. July, 2012 ,
The freshest approach to freeski filmmaking 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 »

Up on a tightrope: Breaking the world record with WINDSTOPPER® products

  20. June, 2012
Last Saturday, undaunted by fear of heights or death, Nik Wallenda crossed the greatest waterfalls of all, the Niagara Falls – walking more than half a kilometer on a five-centimeter tightrope. 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 »

Strong Innovations: Two GORE-TEX Pro Products receive ISPO Award 2012

  27. January, 2012 ,
The ISPO AWARD is known as ‘THE’ seal of quality in the sports industry. This year, two jackets with GORE-TEX laminates will receive the essential distinction for their innovation, design and performance criteria: Arc’teryx Alpha SV Jacket has succeeded in the category “Outdoor Apparel”; Haglöfs Vassi Jacket has been favoured by the judges in the category “Action Apparel”. read more »

GORE-TEX brand and Norrøna partner with Røldal and Freeride World Tour Røldal.

  26. January, 2012 , ,
Norrøna and W.L. Gore & Associates are proud to announce its strategic partnership with Røldal Ski Resort, Freeride World Tour Røldal and Røldal Freeride Challenge. The agreement cements an overlaying partnership beyond supplying products. read more »

A responsible approach to environmentally sound products: bluesign® approved fabrics from Gore

  23. January, 2012 ,
ISPO 2012 News: For AW’12 Gore offers GORE-TEX laminates with a “bluesign® approved fabric” certification. 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 »

ISPO 2012 News: Stretch the fun to the extreme: The new all way elastics GORE-TEX products

  23. January, 2012 , ,
Elasticity is a key feature for improved comfort and matches the common requirements of modern life: Being flexible is characteristic for individual sports. With all way elastics GORE-TEX products, W. L. Gore & Associates meets those demands perfectly. read more »

Watch out for the behind-the-scenes of “THE PROMISE”

  09. January, 2012 , ,
In the online video series “The Promise”, the product testers Gordon & Ted are on a mission to proof the waterproofness, windproofness and breathability of GORE-TEX products. This making-of video shows some fun and behind-the-scenes material. read more »