GORE-TEX PRO gets a long awaited upgrade in 2020 GORE-TEX PRO NEW is finally getting released for Autumn/Winter 2020. I still remember getting my first GORE-TEX jacket back in the early 90s – what a revelation! Hailing from the damp and drizzly north of England, pre-GORE-TEX hiking and biking always involved getting wet. If not… Continue reading GORE-TEX: The Next Generation
New in Mammut’s range of alpine boots is the Merlon GTX, a tough shoe for demanding alpine climbing and via ferrata.
In a recent press release Gore announced their plans to offer Bluesign certified fabrics to their partners for autumn-winter 2012. This is a step in the right direction for the leader in technical laminated membranes and means their products are becoming more eco-friendly. The “Bluesign approved fabric” certification is not just about Gore producing with… Continue reading Gore-Tex to start offering Bluesign certified laminates
In its latest campaign, Columbia is pushing hard its own waterproofing-high breathability tech called Omni-Dry by comparing it to the well known and leader, Gore-tex.
GORE-TEX are the market leader in waterproof and breathable garment. Their tech is used many high end outdoor equipments, from jackets to shoes. Announcement of improvements are of course always good news for performance athletes and this new Active Shell Laminate promised for next year looks pretty interesting.