Posture comparison with BackTpack vs standard backpack with the same load

A Great Contribution to the Planet

Lady wearing BackTpack preparing to board a train

“I sure love my BackTpack and have taken it on planes, trains, automobiles, and cable cars! A great contribution to the planet!”

Karla E.
August 2019

Back and Neck Problems “Disappear” with BackTpack

This is the most amazing load carrying system ever invented. All my back and neck problems disappeared within 2 days of using it, and as a student carrying many pounds of books it has been a literal lifesaver for me. Every student should have one, as well as anyone who carries any kind of weight

B. Sommer
July 2013

BackTpack Helps Student’s Back, Neck and Shoulders after Accident

Over the past 4 years I was in a couple of car accidents in which I was rear ended while at a full stop. Because of this, I have major issues with my neck and lower back. As a result, I haven’t been able to handle any type of bag that I try to carry.

Pennsylvania
May 2012

Back Pain Relief for HS Student

Front view of highschool student in front of his school standing tall and comfortable with his heavily loaded BackTpack

When I used the conventional backpack, I experienced back pain frequently, and was always overloading my backpack with books and binders. Within the first three days of using the BackTpack, my back pain was almost entirely gone, and has since completely disappeared. I can also carry the same amount, without walking around hunched over. I

Connor, C.
July 2021

BackTpack for Scoliosis, Even With Brace

Little girl with scoliosis brace and her purple 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

On Bikes

They work great on bikes of all kinds.

Penny V.
July 2018

Occupational Therapy Student Prefers BackTpack

I tried out the BackTpack today at the OTAC conference and loved it!! So comfy and felt like I wasn’t carrying anything! What a brilliant alternative to my current backpack that hurts me every day!”

Valerie H.
October 2013

Recommend BackTpack to Patients

First off, BackTpack’s amazing bag design saved my back and shoulders through medical school! I recommend them to my patients who have heavy things to carry on a daily basis. They work great when bicycling and hiking, and when you hang it on the back of a chair – your books, pens, snacks and water

Electro A.
February 2017

A Family Choice

As parents, we wanted to try the BackTpack out for ourselves to see why our child chose the BackTpack over her standard style cartoon back pack and so we loaded it up and went out for a walk. We discovered the posture, comfort and balance she found in wearing it was in fact as fantastic

Avery-Perich family
February 2017

WOU Dance Professor Endorses BackTpack!

Dancers are notorious for carrying around bulky dance bags slung over one shoulder causing them to lean to one side. Students often load up their traditional backpacks to such an extent that they must lean forward in order to counterbalance the heavy load of books on their backs. Both of these situations cause poor alignment

Professor Sharon Oberst
April 2020

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BackTpack Design

Designed by a physical therapist, BackTpack is an ergonomic backpack that reduces pain, trains good posture and encourages a healthy lifestyle.

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From cyclists, to students, photographers, record collectors, travelers, athletes, visually impaired and more! BackTpack makes carrying easier for everyone.

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