Take your chance to win 2 exclusive vouchers incl. an overnight stay in a hotel (Chalet) for you and a companion of your choice for this years Arc’teryx Alpine Academy in beautiful Chamonix-Mont-Blanc on July 6th and 7th 2019.

You and a companion of your choice will visit these 2 clinics:

  • 1) MOUNTAINEERING - Level 2 (Saturday, July 6th 2019)    and   2) GORE-TEX DRY TOOLING AND MIXED CLIMBING CLINIC (Sunday, July 7th 2019)

More information about the clinics and the mandatory physical conditions for participation here: http://chamonix.arcteryxacademy.com/clinics


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OFFICIAL RULES: GORE-TEX Arc'teryx Alpine Academy 2019 Contest

The GORE-TEX Arc’teryx Alpine Academy 2019 Contest is sponsored by W. L. Gore & Associates (hereinafter referred to as the “Promoter”) will be governed by these rules (the “Official Rules” for short).

No Purchase Necessary To Play or Win. The purchase will not increase your chances of winning.

ELIGIBILITY To participate, you must be aged 18 years or older at the time of entry. Your participation constitutes your full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules. No purchase necessary to participate or win. Promotion is subject to all applicable laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. Employees of Sponsor, their immediate family members (parent, child, spouse, sibling) and persons living in the same household as such individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate or win. The competition is open to applicants in Europe only.


To enter simply follow the steps above to get the chance to win 1 out of 2 vouchers.

The contest will run from May 27th till June 2nd (23:59 MESZ)

Only one entry per person, per Contest drawing. Winners will be drawn randomly and announced after the conclusion of each Contest period within a few days. All decisions are final, and no written correspondence will be otherwise entered into.


A total of ONE (1) winner will be drawn during the contest participating. The winner will win TWO (2) Vouchers for TWO (2) Clinics.

Prizes may not be transferred or substituted except by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any listed prize for one of equal value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Odds of winning based on the number of participants. The winner will be notified of their winning by email and must inform us within 3 days.

The prize does not contain travel costs, just an overnight stay for one night in a hotel.


By accepting the prize, Winner agrees to hold Sponsor, its directors, officers, employees and assigns harmless for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participating in this Promotion. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, Sponsor reserves the right to alter the promotion period and/or prizes without prior notice. All entrants agree that Sponsor may, without permission or additional compensation, publish Winner’s name. All entrants must have a valid e-mail address at the time of entry. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for the computer system, hardware, software or program malfunction or other errors, failures, delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an electronic entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the “Authorized Holder” in whose name the e-mail account is registered, provided that person meets all eligibility criteria set forth in the Eligibility section of these Official Rules. “Authorized Holder” shall mean the natural person assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

After receiving a winning notification, Participants must confirm their contact details via email within 7 days of being contacted by Promoter to arrange delivery of their prize. If the winner fails to contact the Promoter within the seven days after notification, the winner shall forfeit the Prize. In this event, Promoter shall select another winner from the remaining eligible entries or dispose of the Prize in any way it deems fit.

Participant agrees that Sponsor shall be granted the right of use of the images, videos and statements posted by Participant in conjunction with the competition unrestricted in terms of time, place and purpose in miscellaneous media, such as print media, film, and electronic media including the internet and social media. The right of use includes but is not limited to the right to edit, modify or otherwise transform the images, videos and statements, to reproduce, publish and distribute the Materials in the original or in modified, edited or transformed form. This shall not require consent from the Participant.

SPONSOR: Sponsored by W. L. Gore & Associates GmbH, (“Sponsor”), Aiblinger Straße 60, 83620 Feldkirchen-Westerham, Germany.

OFFICIAL RULES REQUESTS: For a copy of these Official Rules or a list of the names of the winners, send your written request to W. L. Gore & Associates GmbH, Aiblinger Straße 60, 83620 Feldkirchen-Westerham, Germany.

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