From waterproofness in jackets, boots, and gloves from the GORE-TEX products range to extreme breathability in jackets and gloves from WINDSTOPPER® products by GORE-TEX LABS range: whichever benefits are offered by our product technologies, you can rely on the fact that our rigorous testing standards have been met.

    Working hand-in-hand with our manufacturing partners—the brands who integrate our technologies into their products—we test to ensure that it’s not just GORE-TEX fabrics, membrane, insulations, and linings that meet our high quality standards but also the products made by those brands.


    Every product featuring our technology is designed to offer you the best possible performance and comfort. From initial innovation in the lab through to demanding real-world situations, we run rigorous tests at every stage of the process.

    There are three stages of testing:

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