Posture comparison with BackTpack vs standard backpack with the same load

Physical therapist’s son “pain-free instantly”

Young boy getting onto a school bus with BackTpack

My son was having difficulty managing his backpack, and started complaining of back and shoulder pain after school. We tried the BackTpack and he felt pain-free instantly. He reports that the BackTpack “doesn’t hurt” and its design allows him to automatically turn on his posture muscles and stand straighter when he is waiting for the

Christina Howard, MPT
September 2014

Osteoporosis With Compression Fracture

Great bag. I use it for my main shopping. I was horrified to realise the damage a rucksack does to ones posture young or old. I have severe osteoporosis with a T5 compression fracture so I certainly don’t want to make it worse. Thanks for a wonderful invention.

Elaine C.
December 2018

BackTpack for Scoliosis, Even With Brace

Little girl with scoliosis brace and BackTpack for school

Backpacks for my daughter since starting to wear her brace have been difficult… we tried a few different options and none were really great… until now! This crazy backpack solves all of the issues she has had, AND is healthier for her back! It applies the load to the vertical axis of the body, eliminates

Elizabeth Jean, B.
November 2018

Improved My Life in So Many Ways

I love my BackTpack! It has improved my life in so many ways. You don’t realize just how much of a difference it makes until you transfer the items from your traditional backpack into the BackTpack. It’s equivalent in weight and yet it it feels so much lighter! There are times I hardly even notice

Jaxan K., Canada
March 2018

School Physical Therapist Loves His BackTpack 4

I really love the new BackTpack 4. The build quality is extremely high, and the built-in waist strap make wearing the bag even more comfortable than previous models. I use the strap all the time, especially when walking longer distances in the schools I serve. Even though I’m carrying a full-size laptop, An iPad, Chromebook,

Bruce Alter, PT, PCS
November 2018

Amazed Student Found BackTpack Helped Back and Shoulders

I have used traditional backpacks my whole life. As a 24 year old, I started to become more aware of the need to protect my body from the negative effects associated with bad posture brought on from backpacks which hurt my shoulders and cause my back to hurt. After much research, I found the BackTpack,

Fernando O.
March 2017

Good for Riding Bike to School

Boy happily riding his bike to school with comfort and balance wearing his BackTpack

My old backpack just weighed me down and half the time it was resting on the back tire when I rode my bike. My backpack even got a hole where it was resting on the bike tire. It just got too hard for me to ride my bike so I stopped. With my BackTpack, I

Stuart N.
June 2020

BackTpack for Bulged Disks, Arthritis, and Fibromyalgia

I have used a BackTpack everyday for several years now. It’s worn out now and I’ve just ordered a new one. I had two bulged disks and arthritis in my spine AND fibromyalgia (and serious hand issues so I can’t use a rolling backpack); the BackTpack has been a big factor in allowing me the

A.M.
April 2020

Mom with BackTpack and No Pain Hiking

Woman in Peru comfortably wearing her bright pink BackTpack

Here is (a photo of) my mom wearing the BackTpack at Machu Picchu in Peru. She said it was so easy for her to carry while hiking and eliminated any back pains. She was hiking in comfort while my poor father used a regular pack and was pretty sore afterwards.

Tana
April 2020

Great Posture and Compartments

Posture comparison showing school boy with markedly improved Posture with BackTpack vs. Common backpack

We love the  Back T pack!!  It makes such a huge difference to posture when carrying any weight and all the compartments are great!!  Thank you !!

Tracy M., South Africa
January 2020

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