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Recent Press Releases

  • Laundry party with GORE-TEX® athlete Edurne Pasaban in Chamonix

    W.L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is partner of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy, which will take place from 16 – 19 June 2016. To shed light on the proper care of outdoor clothing, Gore has organized the first GORE-TEX® Laundry Party on the Friday afternoon with athlete Edurne Pasaban. The pro mountain climber will also be […]

  • GORE becomes a member of the European Outdoor Group

    W.L. Gore & Associates (GORE) has been welcomed as technology brand member in the European Outdoor Group (EOG). The new membership was decided at the annual assembly meeting earlier this year. GORE is now a full member of the international federation of outdoor companies. The EOG is an association which represents the common interests of the […]

  • GORE-TEX® at Salone del Mobile 2016 with METEOMORPHOSIS

    A highly technological company with an eye constantly on product research and innovation, known for GORE-TEX®, a high-performance waterproof and breathable fabric, W.L. Gore will be at the FuoriSalone for the second year in a row. At this 2016 edition from 12 to 17 April, it will be present with a special interactive video installation […]

  • The GORE-TEX® brand launches its search for new ambassador families for its BIG DAYS programme

    The GORE-TEX® brand ambassador programme is a guarantor of success: as the recipient of several prestigious awards, the BIG DAYS programm goes into its fourth consecutive year in 2016 using the slogan “Big Days: Small Feet – Big Steps”. Prospective GORE-TEX® BIG DAYS brand ambassador families have the chance to apply for the program at from 14th […]

  • Warm hands on the mountain: top tips from the GORE-TEX® athletes

    Reaching the summit of K2 or making the first ascent of “Odyssee”, a route up the north face of the Eiger, the GORE-TEX® athletes are in constant search of new adventures. Wearing the right gear on their expeditions is of paramount importance. David Lama, Stefan Glowacz and co. know that effective hand protection is essential. […]


    As a company with a long history in fashion and high tech sports apparel including high functional skiwear, J.Lindeberg is proud to announce our continued involvement with alpine skiing by being the official apparel sponsor for the FIS World Alpine Ski Championships in St. Moritz 2017. In February around 150 000 people will travel to the village […]

  • ISPO 2016: six awards – one secret of success Arc’teryx, Berghaus, Peak Performance, Salewa and Ternua featuring GORE-TEX® products earned ISPO Awards

    At this year’s ISPO, the international leading sports business trade show, a total of six products from different brand partners using GORE-TEX® product technology, has been awarded ISPO Awards. One of the ISPO Award Gold Winners is the Milan jacket from Peak Performance which was manufactured with the innovative GORE® C-KNITTM backer technology. Berghaus‘ Extreme 8000 […]

  • GORE-TEX® Transalpine-Run 2016: “The Spirit of Trailrunning”

    Trailrunning has become established as one of the hottest trends in the running and outdoor sports sector. While the reasons for this boom are complex, runners almost always have the same motivation for running off-road: they are looking for exciting trails in glorious natural settings. The GORE-TEX® Transalpine-Run ticks both these boxes and the 2016 […]

  • Life Cycle Assessment study shows: DWR performance during use phase can significantly impact its environmental profile

    Consumer care in order to maintain repellency performance influences environmental impacts far more than choice of chemistry Current non-fluorinated DWR fails to meet backpackers’ expectations; outerwear quickly saturates with water causing  increased garment weight and wearer discomfort W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) continues its scientific research and has published Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) data […]

  • Watch your hands – gloves with GORE-TEX® product technology have a firm grip on the cold

    The first snow has arrived, so what are you waiting for! To enjoy winter as long as possible, outdoor sports enthusiasts place their trust in gloves with GORE-TEX® product technology that will keep your hands warm and agile. To help you make the right decisions when you buy your gloves, the GORE-TEX® brand has some […]

Press Contact


Andreas Marmsoler
Tel.: +49 (0)8063 80 1533

Footwear, Gloves und Accessories:

Jürgen Kurapkat
Tel.: +49 (0)8063 80 1785

Press Agency (Garments):

Craig MacLellan
Tel.: +44 (0)131 556 0770

Press Agency (Footwear):

Craig MacLellan
Tel.: +44 (0)131 556 0770

Our Responsibility

All GORE-TEX® products are environmentally sound and safe to wear. Our Fabrics division is committed to reducing our environmental footprint through an active and responsible approach to the design and manufacture of our products and operation of our facilities.

Our Promise

All GORE-TEX® products are covered by our GUARANTEED TO KEEP YOU DRY® promise. If you are not completely satisfied with the waterproofness, windproofness, or breathability of your GORE-TEX® product, then we will repair it, replace it, or refund your purchase price.

Our athletes

We value the dedication and commitment of professional athletes and outdoor enthusiasts who set out every day on exceptional projects around the world.