Company sponsors World Firefighter Games.(Product guide)

Officials at the 2006 World Firefighter games in Hong Kong will be kilted out with the best in comfortable performance clothing thanks to sponsorship from WL Gore and Associates (UK) Limited, manufacturers of the world famous GORE-TEX fabric.

Gore has arranged for approximately 550 WINDSTOPPER Soft Shell jackets to be provided for the officials organising and managing the various events that make up the games.

Gore Associate, Tim Wight said: "We are delighted to be supporting the World Firefighter games again this year. Our fabrics protect firefighters all over the world as well as helping athletes to perform in extreme conditions, so it is highly appropriate that Gore supports this event. …

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