sail-world.com -- Burke answers an age-old dilemma with its all-new WP Backpack
Burke answers an age-old dilemma with its all-new WP Backpack
Wed, 6 Mar 2013
For years yachties have hauled bulky, shoulder gearbags directly on their backs, much to the displeasure of their chiropractors. But now the design team from Burke have come up with a simple solution: the nifty, marine-grade WP Backpack.
With a 25 litre volume, the backpack is far from a burden to carry and yet big enough to fit in all the essentials, from sailing gear to your packed lunch. And its water-resistant zipper and waterproof TPU-coated fabric and welded seams will ensure that your gear remains dry, as well as your car when carrying the day’s soaking gear home.
Also included are handy, internal utility-pouches: one for your mobile phone, sunnies and pen. Its ergonomic design featuring adjustable padded shoulders and mesh-back padding allows the bag to hug the contours of the back and rest comfortably on the shoulders. All of which should keep said chiropractor off your back.