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GORE-TEX brand presents: The legendary Nine Knights is back and you can be part of it!

  09. January, 2012 , , ,
For the 4th time German freeski pioneer and member of the GORE-TEX athlete team, Nico Zacek will gather the world’s most talented freeski athletes for his superstar session at a fantastic obstacle. From the 9th to the 14th of April the famous castle-like kicker set-up will be gracing the slopes of Livigno, Italy, where the winner of the WANNA BE A KNIGHT video contest will have the chance to ride with the biggest names of the sport. read more »

Once upon a climb: Fans meet Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz at the International Moutain Summit 2011

Within this year’s International Mountain Summit (IMS) in Brixen, Italy, the GORE-TEX Experience Tour offered 20 lucky participants from 22nd to 24th October, 2011, the unique opportunity to meet their idols in person. Mountaineering professionals Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz shared their experience and personal advice exclusively with the winners read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour “Share tips and tricks with Edurne Pasaban” has taken place successfully!

On October 15th 2011 Edurne Pasaban and the six GORE-TEX Experience Tour winners together with Chemari Carrera , top experienced mountain guide, left the mountain hut La Renclusa (2.140 m). Diana Carolina, Laura, Ana, Glória, Karolina and Lara grabbed their backpack and GORE-TEX outfit and met a demanding and exhausting more than 12 hour trekking to ascent Mount Aneto (3.404 m), the highest peak of Spanish Pyrenees. Finally they were with Edurne Pasaban sharing an unforgettable weekend. read more »

Seb Michaud Invitaçion in Argentina 2011

The troop of 12 invited riders on the 3rd Seb Michaud Invitaçion experienced 10 days of anthology, in total immersion in the Andes mountain range in Argentina. The “Valle Hermoso” turned out to be a strategic choice as much for the snow conditions as for the filming of high-powered freeride skiing. read more »

The GORE-TEX Experience Tour takes six lucky women to the top of the Pyrenees – with mountaineering guide Edurne Pasaban

The GORE-TEX brand has proudly announced the names of the six GORE-TEX Experience Tour winners who will climb the Aneto with Edurne Pasaban on October 14th – 16th 2011. The winners, who come from Colombia, Spain, France and Italy, are six of the ten most voted applicants on Facebook. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Exclusive Fan Meeting with Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz at the International Mountain Summit 2011

Within this year’s International Mountain Summit (IMS), which will take place from October 21st to 30th 2011, in Brixen, South Tyrol, the GORE-TEX brand has teamed up with the mountaineering icons Edurne Pasaban and Stefan Glowacz to offer a unique opportunity for intercultural exchange to the 20 winners of the GORE-TEX Outdoor Products Facebook page. read more »

The GORE-TEX Freeride Challenge: Seb Michauds INVITACION 2011 in Argentina

  26. August, 2011 , ,
Valle Hermoso 2011 will mark the start of the “Seb Michaud Invitacion III” After Chile in 2010, Seb and his friends will be returning to the “Argentinian Gauchos”. The base camp will set its sights a little higher this year, pitching at 2,200 metres near the small lake in the Valle Hermoso. A few changes to the riders this year, with 4 girls and 2 boys from the Freeride World Tour joining the existing team. Damian, the winner of the Gore-Tex® competition on Facebook, will have an opportunity to take part in this 3rd outing. read more »

GORE-TEX Experience Tour: Expedition Camp successfully completed!

After successful four days up in the mountains under the leadership of Ralf Dujmovits and Hajo Netzer, the “Gore Expedition Team” is now back home. The Expedition Camp was organised as part of the GORE-TEX Experience Tour and took place in an area of the Alps known as the Stubai Alps. Despite the wintry weather with rain and snow, all eight participants were able to complete the tour. Knee-deep snow provided a genuine expedition feeling although it also made the going extremely difficult – the ultimate test for the participants and their equipment! read more »

GORE-TEX Experience-Tour: An all women’s project – Share tips and tricks with Edurne Pasaban

We are looking for female outdoor enthusiasts from Europe to take part in an unforgettable weekend ascending Mount Aneto (3,404 m) in the company of Edurne Pasaban. This is the highest peak in the Spanish Pyrenees and is as legendary in the outdoor world as the mountaineer with whom they will ascend it. read more »

GORE-TEX Arctic Challenge: Interview with Andy Warrender

  14. June, 2011 ,
W.L. Gore Associate Andy Warrender is one of the members of an 8 person crew that will attempt to reach the Arctic Circle in a RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat) this summer. This is a journey that has never been attempted in this sort of craft and will test the crew and its kit to the max. read more »