Category Archives: Bags

Helly Hansen DUFFEL TROLLEY 90L

They Say – The Helly Hansen wheeled trolley bag is customized for the demanding traveler who wants convenient storage with great quality and a sporty look. This 90-liter bag is the perfect luggage solution for extended trips. Features Hard wearing Extendable handle Compression straps Name tag holder Durable, low friction wheels Internal pockets HH and Helly Hansen logo We Say – I got this bag first and foremost because of it’s unique look. I like to be able to pick my luggage out easily, whether it be from the airport…

Asics Extreme Running Backpack

They Say - Make your next run one to remember with a backpack that’s built to last. You’ll be running with the most comfortable backpack on your shoulders, thanks to its lightweight design and innovative fit system. Fit the backpack to your body with an adjustable strap across your chest and shoulder straps made of breathable 3D AirMesh. You’ll get a comfortable, close-to-the-body fit thanks to the foam moulded back panel. Stay hydrated with an inner reservoir pouch that’s easy to get to Get easy access to your essentials stored in…

Outwell Shearwater L Coolbag

They Say – Our Shearwater L is a quality cooling bag, ideal for country walks, picnics and fun days at the beach. The top lid open fully for easy packing and access and there is smaller side and front pockets for handy storage of picnic items. The bag has a convenient adjustable shoulder strap and a voluminous compartment with attachment points for the double layer mesh dividers that can hold Ice Blocks. We Say – This cool bag is ideal for easy days out. I’m happy to carry it a…

KitBrix’s Range of Innovative Race-kit Storage Products

KitBrix offer a range of storage products designed for athletes. Their website describes how their products encourage you to “train as you fight” by ensuring they’re hard-wearing enough to use every day with features including “Big easy pull zippers, military inspired design, well thought out shape for open access and a hardwearing tarpaulin as well as a moulded base which makes this durable bag set outstanding”, and they even claim the title of “the most functional and most effective of all the sports organisers”… but is this all hype? Can…

The Platypus DUTHIE AM 12 Hydration Pack

by Lamia Hossain They Say – Just like you’d expect from an all mountain pack, the Duthie AM 12 does it all. Nine liters of gear storage and a 3-liter Big Zip SL reservoir easily handle just about anything you could pull off in a day. An external stuff pocket offers quick access and stash-ability, while compression straps carry body armor or let you shrink the pack down for shorter rides. KEY FEATURES: 3.0L Big Zipâ„¢ SL Reservoir – Nine liters of gear storage – Body Armor/compression straps – Ventilated…

Ultimate Performance Dry Bag Stuff Sacks

They Say – These dry bag stuff sacks are designed to protect essential gear from the elements and are ideal for activities such as backpacking, water sports, adventure travel, camping and hiking.   Featuring a watertight, classic roll-top closure to keep water out and provide maximum compression, the bags are made from a soft flexible coated fabric with watertight double stitched tape-sealed seams. Available in a pack of three: 8, 4 and 2 litre capacity, so you can pop them inside a rucksack, daypack or duffle. £19.99  Find them at  www.ultimate-performance.co.uk We…

SealLine Dry Bags, Packs and Protective Cases

SealLine offer a wide range of Dry Bags, Packs and Protective Cases for use either whilst canoeing or, in some case of some of their multi purpose products, whilst conducting any outdoor activity where protecting kit for water damage is an issue. We tested out 4 SealLine products (E-Cases, Dry Bags, Sacks and Packs) last summer whilst on a 12 week camping and canoeing expedition. The SealLine website – http://cascadedesigns.com/en/sealline/category – has proved to be very clear and easy to navigate and one of the first things we noticed was…

E-Case waterproof housings for Electronics

They Say – The e-Series 20; Nature’s elements and electronics don’t mix and everything from your big-investment devices to your tiny memory-saving flash drives need protection from the grit, grime and precip of the natural world. The eSeries 20 case has room enough to safeguard multiple devices, cables, chargers and valuables without sacrificing full use of smart device features and controls. Ultra-clear urethane windows allow full use of touchscreens, cameras and audio functions. Every case is individually tested to meet IPX7 standard of withstanding submersion in 1 meter of water for…

SILVA CARRY DRY Case 12litre, orange

They Say - Don’t let water, snow, sand or dust stop you from bringing your belongings on your outdoors activities. Silva carry dry bags come in four different sizes; 6, 12, 24 and 36 litres. Choose the size that fits your needs the best. Prominent colours on the bags make it easy to find in your backpack. The Silva Carry Dry bags are easy to stuff and close – roll the top edges at least three times, and close the buckle and  your belongings are kept dry. The bags are made of…

OSPREY Talon 33 Daypack

They Say - Day-long adventures, Light Overnighters, Adventure Racing… The Talon 33 is the most versatile pack in its series, meeting the needs of everyone from the expert light and fast backpacker to hardcore do-it-in-a-day alpinists. Easy top loading and a floating top pocket keep you organized and on the move. We Say – The Talon 33 is a solid choice for a daypack. I first used it on a 10 day trip to Athens in May this year. I was travelling hand luggage only but I was only going there…