What is Gore-Tex fabric?

Gore-Tex is a laminate technology used in outerwear garments that provides waterproofness and windproofness whilst remaining breathable enough so that you stay comfortable in your jacket or pants all day long.

Garments made with Gore-Tex fabric, are durably waterproof, windproof and highly breathable, providing reliable weather protection and maximum comfort for a wide range of activities.

It will keep your body dry by allowing perspiration vapour to escape so you can remain cool during activity and warm during cool down.

A multi-purpose solution for maximum protection and comfort.

Features:

  • Highly breathable
  • Durably waterproof & windproof
  • Reliable warmth
  • Optimal comfort

Suitable for:

  • Trekking
  • Hiking
  • Trail Running
  • Mountain Biking
  • Fishing
  • Skiing
  • Everyday use

Your hike begins with sun shining through trees. An hour later, rain falls fiercely from the sky. It floods the dirt trail beneath your boots. Heavy drops pelt your jacket.

The original GORE-TEX products range with the GUARANTEED TO KEEP YOU DRY™ promise is made to do exactly that—providing best-in-class waterproof protection you can rely on. Whether you’re dashing through downtown showers or facing down mountain storms, you get innovative waterproofness, windproofness, and excellent breathability.

TECHNOLOGY

CORE BENEFITS

WATERPROOF

When your clothes get wet your body loses heat and feels uncomfortable. Our products provide innovative, durable waterproof protection you can always rely on.

WINDPROOF

Cold wind removes the warm air between your skin and clothing. All our products with the GUARANTEED TO KEEP YOU DRY™ promise block the wind to keep you protected.

BREATHABLE

Whatever the temperature outside, your body sweats when you’re on the move. Our products allow water vapor to escape. So that whatever drives you on, you can go further.

How it compares

Gore-Tex Pro

Features

  • Extremely breathable
  • Durably waterproof & windproof
  • Extremely rugged & durable

Suitable for:

  • Mountaineering
  • Climbing
  • Freeriding
  • Ski Mountaineering
  • Intense activities

Gore-Tex Active

Features

  • Extremely breathable
  • Durably waterproof & windproof
  • Excellent next-to-skin comfort
  • Lightweight

Suitable for:

  • Trail running
  • Road running
  • Mountain Biking
  • Cross Country
  • Ski Touring

Gore-Tex C-Knit Backer

This technical backer improves comfort and breathability of Gore-Tex garments. The C-Knit backer weighs around 10% less than those previously used which improves breathability by as much as 15%.

This lightweight 3-layer fabric delivers improved comfort without compromising the durability and breathability necessary to withstand the physical hazards often encountered outdoors.

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