Sponsored Athletes and Ambassadors

We have a long tradition of sponsoring professional athletes and selected projects.

Andrew Lock

Andrew Lock embodies the principles and values that we at W.L.Gore hold dear. He operates ethically, is thoughtful of his surroundings and is always in the pursuit of excellence. During the 10+ years we have been working together , Andrew has summitted all 14 of the world’s peaks above 8000m and he has cemented his position as the most accomplished high altitude mountaineer in Australian history.

Chris Bray

Chris Bray grew up sailing around the world and then leading world-first cart-hauling expeditions across the arctic before becoming an award-winning Australian Geographic photographer, Lowepro ambassador and Canon’s Australian ambassador for five years.

Brian Furze

Brian works at the intersection of people, communities, nature and culture, as both a writer and an advisor on community-led sustainable programs.

Malaika Davies

Malaika Davies was born in 1982 into a life of outdoor adventuring. She has dedicated her life to sharing the outdoors with others and has made a career of educating young people in the skills and personal attributes needed to adventure and excel in the outdoors.