Feet in motion wearing black sneakers with a red sole, walking over a metal mesh surface.

    GORE-TEX SURROUND® Product Technology

    A new level of all-around breathability.


    Explore the high-level protective benefits of this technology


    A truly innovative system that allows feet to breathe in every direction - even through the sole - making it the most breathable GORE-TEX footwear technology. Moisture and heat easily escapes faster, so your feet stay comfortably drier.

    The innovative sole construction combined with a breathable laminate also below the foot enables a new level of breathability.

    Durably waterproof, ensured by the GORE-TEX laminate integrated into the upper fabric and the sole of the shoe.

    The laminate protects the feet against the penetration of commonly occurring chemicals*.

    *(Commonly occurring chemicals include AFF Fire-fighting foam (3%), sulphuric acid H2SO4 (37%), diesel and caustic soda NaOH (30%))

    A new level of breathability

    Footwear engineered with the GORE-TEX SURROUND® laminate offers 360° breathability while being durably waterproof and protective against the penetration of commonly occurring chemicals. The technology has been developed to address the needs of professionals on their feet all day in demanding work environments. GORE-TEX SURROUND® technology keeps feet dry, protected and comfortable.

    The additional GORE-TEX SURROUND® highly breathable laminate under the foot allows sweat to escape into the ventilation grid and outside via the side sole openings. This innovative sole construction provides additional breathability and helps feet feel drier and more comfortable all-around. Designed for indoor and outdoor use, GORE-TEX SURROUND® product technology is ideal for warm weather, even when highly active - delivering a new level of breathability to professional footwear.

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    The technology has been developed with real-work situations in mind, so that hard-working professionals in challenging environments can stay protected, and simply focus on their important work.

    Penetration-resistant layer according to EN ISO 20345 for S3 safety standard
    Protection against penetration of commonly occuring chemicals in accordance with ISO 13994/ASTM F 903, method C1. (Commonly occurring chemicals include AFF Fire-fighting foam (3%), sulphuric acid H2SO4(37%) diesel and caustic soda NaOH (30%)

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