Posture comparison with BackTpack vs standard backpack with the same load

Student Chooses BackTpack Over Conventional Backpacks

After I had been wearing my BackTpack for several months, I tried on my old conventional backpack to see if I’d feel a difference…and did I ever! I never realized how uncomfortable a regular backpack is until I had the BackTpack.

April 2020

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.
August 2022

European Traveler Loves BackTpack’s “Comfort and Luxury”

Man in Denmark resting comfortably on a bench wearing his BackTpack
We are back from Copenhagen where we spent Christmas and New Years. I used this pack daily for 10 days and carried each day a large bottle of water in each side plus what ever else I needed for the day. I didn’t take off the pack at all for at least 8 hours each

Joe
April 2020

Organized and Less Back Pain

“BackTpack is very helpful because it distributes the weight evenly on both sides and helps with my back pain. I also like being able to keep my things organized. I would give it an A+.”

Johnathan M.
May 2018

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

Hiking with BackTpack. Less Sweaty, Less Pain, Easy Access

Hiker using his BackTpack
Our hike for the day was 19 miles and I was very pleased that I chose this pack over the traditional backpack/day-pack. I was able to carry my trail-food, water bottles, water filter, first aid kit, camcorder, and still have room for my clothing layers as I donned or doffed them. I had inner enclosed

Arthur Baudendistel, PT, OCS, COMT, Folsom, California,
August 2022

With BackTpack No Back, Shoulder and Hip Aches

Just arrived home from an 8 day business trip across Europe. Seven airports, Multiple airlines, multiple hotels and miles of walking. All carrying a larger laptop and all the other necessary paraphernalia. This time I did it with a BackTpack. Unlike the dozens of backpacks and rolling briefcases I ‘ve gone through over the years,

Joy H.
July 2018

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

Happy Mom Happy Boys

Schoolboys from South Africa happy wearing their new BackTpack

Boys r doing just great… They said it is far better and their backs aren’t sore or bending backwards.

Mom from South Africa
February 2020

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

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