The longstanding collaboration between Woolrich and GORE-TEX came to be over 40 years ago. In 1979 Woolrich was one of the first pioneers to embrace this technology. In the 1970's, the market for outdoor clothing expanded into a new direction to meet outdoor interests: backpacking, camping, mountaineering and bicycling, thus enforcing the partnership and allowing it to evolve.
An enduring partnership
Since introducing its first GORE-TEX jackets in 1979, Woolrich has carefully honed and renovated their brand of classically styled technical outerwear. The functional designs suit the “gear” requirements of avid mountaineers while simultaneously satisfying lovers of other outdoor adventures and admirers of technical aestehtics. GORE-TEX is designed to provide comfort and trusted protection, their garments are created to make the most of every day and every passion, extreme or not.
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The legacy of GORE-TEX began in 1958. In 1969 they discover the power of expanded PTFE, which becomes the framework for GORE-TEX Fabrics. This extremely thin layer of ePTFE has over 1.4 billion microscopic pores which allows GORE-TEX to have its renowned qualities: waterproof, windproof and breathable.
GORE-TEX stands for both high performance and long-lasting product life. They've earned their reputation due to their rigorous testing and properties. GORE-TEX features include: durability, waterproofness, total windproofness and insulation. The GORE-TEX membranes let moisture vapor from sweat escape to stay fresh and dry while additionally blocking the wind. Garments made with 2-layer membrane construction boast comfort and versatility while the 3-layer membrane construction garments feature extra-durability while remaining ligthweight. Resist the elements and be ready for any adventure our range of GORE-TEX pieces.
The distinction of GORE-TEX
For extra high-performance where waterproof isn't necessary, Infinum is the perfect fit. This technology features windproofness, breathability and is lightweight.
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Spring / Summer 2023