Tuesday, September 22, 2020
“It’s as though the centuries-long search for a waterproof-yet-breathable lightweight fabric had ended in complete success.”
– Field & Stream Magazine, 1977 –
If you’ve ever stayed dry because your jacket was made with Gore-Tex, then you owe a small debt to Robert W. Gore. Gore passed away last Thursday at the age of 83 having revolutionized outdoor gear and a myriad of other industries with his unique material. Click here for a profile of Gore or Click here to learn more about the company and his invention. Then go play outside.
Stay safe. Stay healthy. Be strong. Lead well.