Shipton-Tilman Grant

FIVE EXPERT CLIMBING TEAMS SHARE $20,000 THROUGH THE GORE-TEX® brand SHIPTON-TILMAN GRANT PROGRAM

  04. May, 2016
Elkton, Md., (May 1, 2016): Nearly 90 years ago, Eric Shipton (b.1907) and Bill Tilman (b.1897) changed the history of mountaineering with a lightweight, low-impact climbing philosophy that still inspires today’s adventurers. In honor of these two brave explorers, each year GORE-TEX® brand sponsors the Shipton-Tilman Grant program. This year’s winning teams have proven that […] read more »

2015 Shipton-Tilman Grant Winners Announced

  SIX INNOVATIVE CLIMBING TEAMS SHARE $20,000 THROUGH THE GORE-TEX® brand SHIPTON-TILMAN GRANT PROGRAM   CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF SUPPORTING ALPINE CLIMBING EXPEDITIONS Elkton, Md., (May 1, 2015): In the 1930′s, Eric Shipton (b.1907) and Bill Tilman (b.1897) changed mountaineering with a lightweight approach and “leave no trace behind” climbing philosophy that still inspires today’s […] read more »