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GORE-TEX Experience Tour 2012: Alpcross – high altitude emotions

“Today it is so difficult to find the words to describe this experience…”. This is how the adventure on the Alps ends for the AlpCross event, an initiative that is part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour 2012, which saw eight outdoor enthusiasts participating in an exciting crossing of the Alps accompanied by climbing legend Hans Kammerlander, professional photographer Bernd Ritschel, alpine guide Yann Delevaux and weather expert Karl Gabl. leggi altro »

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. leggi altro »

Junkies on a Budget

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

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) leggi altro »

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. leggi altro »

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. leggi altro »

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”. leggi altro »

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. leggi altro »

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. leggi altro »

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. leggi altro »