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Backsystems

The Engine of Every Pack

The Backsystem is the engine of the pack, driving what the pack is designed to do. This core piece of pack technology helps determine load carrying ability, the ventilation of the pack and comfort you’ll feel while carrying it.

AirScape

  • Load carried next to the body
  • Extremely stable load distribution
  • Ventilated via air-flow channels

AIRSCAPE™

AirSpeed

  • Load carried away from the body
  • High levels of ventilation
  • Keeps you cooler in warm conditions

AIRSPEED™

AntiGravity

  • Load carried away from the body
  • Tensioned lumbar provides incredible load-transfer
  • Fully ventilated hipbelt

ANTIGRAVITY™

AirScape™

Our AirScape™ backpanel with foam ridges for comfort and fit set a new industry standard for comfort and performance. AirScape™ keeps the weight close and comfortable whilst providing airflow and is featured on both lightweight daypacks and large backpacking packs.

Ventilation

  1. Foam channels on backpanel provide space for air to flow
  2. Mesh materials wick sweat from the body to aid cooling
  3. More stable than other backsystems – better for fast paced activity
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Talon & Tempest

Copied. Never Equalled.

With unrivalled performance, the iconic Talon and women’s specific Tempest are built for comfort and versatility. Talon and Tempest are hiking backpacks which are at home wherever you are and whatever you do.

  • AirScape™ mesh covered accordion foam backpanel for comfort and fit
  • Seamless lumbar to hipbelt body wrap
  • Lightweight peripheral frame
  • Adjustable torso length
  • External hydration access
  • Stow-on-the-Go™ trekking pole attachment
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Escapist

Single Track Mind.

Escapist has a versatility that allows it to adapt to your cycling stamina. Featuring plenty of storage and comfort for when the end of the trail is still a long way ahead.

  • Fully adjustable AirScape™ backpanel with foam ridges for comfort and fit
  • BioStretch™ hipbelt and harness
  • Integrated & detachable high vis raincover
  • LED light attachment point
  • Reflective graphics
  • Zipped pocket on harness
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Xenith & Xena

Wilderness Unlimited.

Xenith and women’s specific Xena are the ultimate gear carrying solution, featuring high levels of accessibility and organisation, these trekking backpacks are designed to carry serious loads to the most remote destinations on earth.

  • AirScape™ backpanel with NeoSpacer™ harness
  • Pre-curved BioForm™ CM moldable hipbelt
  • FlapJacket™ top cover for use without lid
  • Twin vertical zippered side access points
  • Stow-on-the-Go™ trekking pole attachment
  • Cord loop accessory attachment slots
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Momentum

Ride on Time.

The perfect balance between performance and organisation, Momentum packs are stable and ventilated, ideal as a commuter cycling backpack and for hot summer bike rides alike.

  • AirScape™ backpanel with foam ridges for comfort and fit
  • Ventilated stretch yoke and load lifters
  • Elastic hipbelt wing
  • LidLock™ bike helmet attachment
  • Integrated & detachable high vis raincover
  • Padded laptop and tablet sleeve
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AirSpeed™

The AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backpanel creates an air space between the pack and your back, allowing for incredible ventilation and comfort during warmer weather or fast paced activities.

Ventilation

  1. Suspended mesh backpanel provides a cavity for air to flow through
  2. Highly ventilated shoulder harness increases air flow
  3. More ventilated than other backsystems – better for hot-weather activity
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Stratos & Sirrus

The Wind on Your Back.

Featuring an AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backsystem, Stratos and women’s specific Sirrus are hiking backpacks designed with plenty of ventilation to keep you feeling comfortable in warm weather or fast paced activities.

  • Adjustable AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backpanel
  • Internal hydration sleeve
  • Integrated & detachable raincover
  • Stow-on-the-Go™ trekking pole attachment
  • Single vertical zippered side access point
  • Top lid access
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Syncro

Air-Cooled Riding.

Warm weather riding doesn’t have to be uncomfortable. Arrive at your destination cool, calm and collected with the Syncro cycling backpack.

  • AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backpanel
  • BioStretch™ hipbelt and harness
  • Integrated & detachable high vis raincover
  • Internal organiser for bike specific tools and spares
  • LED light attachment point
  • Reflective graphics
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Levity & Lumina

Your Weight has Ended.

The ultralight Levity and women’s specific Lumina utilise NanoFly™ fabric and come equipped with an AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backsystem. This provides a multi-day backpacking pack ideal for experienced trekkers looking to drop those grams.

  • Ultralight AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backpanel
  • ExoForm™ mesh hipbelt and harness
  • Dual access fabric side pockets with InsideOut™ compression cord
  • Removable side compression cords
  • Bellowed front fabric pocket
  • Internal hydration sleeve
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Radial

OutStanding.

The Radial backpack series is our premium active commute pack for those who work hard, but commute harder. The series features an AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backpanel, integrated rain cover and in-built kickstand for everyday and commuting alike.

  • Integrated kickstand keeps pack upright and accessible
  • AirSpeed™ ventilated trampoline suspended mesh backpanel
  • Ventilated stretch yoke and load lifters
  • Elastic hipbelt wing
  • LidLock™ bike helmet attachment
  • Integrated & detachable high vis raincover
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AntiGravity™

AG AntiGravity™ is our multi-award winning backsystem which combines three-dimensional suspension with a tensioned lumbar support. AG AntiGravity™ provides exceptional weight distribution, allowing the wearer to have an optimal range of movement.

Ventilation

  1. Incredible stability through a ventilated sprung lumbar area
  2. Fully ventilated hipbelt
  3. Best for stable, ventilated carry of heavier loads
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Atmos AG & Aura AG

Ventilation and Comfort in 3D.

Atmos AG and women’s specific Aura AG are backpacking backpacks featuring our innovative AG AntiGravity™ backsystem. Atmos AG and Aura AG are comfortable in warm weather thanks to its ventilated hipbelt, and versatile enough for year-round use.

  • Adjustable AG AntiGravity™ 3D suspended mesh backsystem
  • ExoForm™/BioStretch™ harness with load lifter ‘bar’
  • Fit-on-the-Fly™ adjustable hipbelt
  • FlapJacket™ top cover for use without lid
  • Stow-on-the-Go™ trekking pole attachment
  • Integrated & detachable raincover
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Poco AG

Share the Adventure.

Featuring AG AntiGravity™ suspension, the Poco AG child carriers are as comfortable for parent as they are for the child. So whether it’s a carrier for hiking or for a day at the park the Poco AG is designed to help you share the adventure with your family.

  • TÜV GS Certified
  • AG AntiGravity™ 3D suspended mesh backpanel/hipbelt
  • Built-in Poco sunshade with SPF 50 rating
  • Integrated & detachable raincover
  • Compatible with Hydraulics™ and Hydraulics™ LT Reservoir
  • Foldaway design for easy storage and travel
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