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200 years ago was the first ascent of the Zugspitze

From the Höllental valley to the summit of the Zugspitze

LOWA partner Ralf Stute talks about climbing Germany’s highest mountain on the route that leads through the Höllental valley

The tour on the Höllental via ferrata [via-ferrata.de] is the “classic” route, so to speak, to the summit of the …

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Repair instead of discard

One key envir­on­mental aspect of products is their durability. This also applies to our LOWA footwear, all of which are …

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LO und WA sowie LOWINGO

LOWA radio play for children a great success

When it comes to bringing children closer to the joy of nature, LOWA has been relying on its own magazine – the “LO …

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Why do we have to go up there?

Arthur Kudelka, Head of the Service Department

Arthur Kudelka, our Head of Service at LOWA, is the first contact partner for members of the LOWA PRO TEAM and an …

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What drives us?

Alix von Melle, LOWA PRO Team

Alix von Melle of the LOWA PRO Team sat down with us to talk about her motivation, passion and joy of moun­tain­eering …

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Resoleable

Focus on durability: LOWA resoling record 2019

Repair instead of discard

LOWA’s shoe repair shops at its home base in Jetzendorf, Germany, in Interlaken, Switzerland, and in St. Martin, …

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Rialto

Footwear manu­facturer Riko Sport a part of LOWA group as of july 2019

1st July 2019 was a decisive day for LOWA and its brand history. Because it was on this day that the company acquired …

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Simon Gietel climbing the Pandora route.

Pandora – Mother nature’s gift

South Tyrolean alpinist and LOWA PRO Team athlete Simon Gietl gifted himself a very special Christmas present in …

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LOWA donates 230 pairs of shoes to the Friends of Mongolia Asso­ciation

For many years now, LOWA has teamed up with the asso­ciation Verein Kenial e.V., which works with athletes to support …

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A sea of white

18 Hours

The first non-stop ascent of Cerro Largo

LOWA PRO Team athlete Robert Jasper’s expedition last year took him to a sea of white – Patagonia’s ice sheet. Together …

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Preserving mountain forests: LOWA plants 550 trees

Protecting the envir­onment and conserving resources are one thing. Active support of nature-protecting projects is …

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Gerge; Schnee; Himmel

Special topic ice climbing

The fourth athletes’ workshop in Kolm-Saigurn

Ice crystals as far as the eye could see – the hearts of Alpinists start to pick up the pace when winter turns …

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