Category Archives: SPORTS & FITNESS

Ortlieb Atrack BP Review | CARRY BETTER

Ortlieb Atrack BP Review | CARRY BETTER

Ortlieb is one of the pioneers when it comes to adventure cycling technical soft goods. Founded in 1982, the company started as a solo operation with a sewn rear pannier design. Soon after, family and friends joined to keep up with the demand. Built in Germany with premium coated waterproof materials, high-frequency welding, and competitive […]

Inside Line Equipment Transit 25L Backpack Review

Inside Line Equipment Transit 25L Backpack Review

Back in 2014, I bought my first fixed gear bike here in Tokyo. Until that time—my third year living in Japan—I commuted mainly through the rather efficient public transportation system. But after I joined a small design studio in the heart of Shibuya, I started hanging out with some of my Japanese colleagues—a few of […]

ARCH Grisetti Backpack Review | CARRYOLOGY

ARCH Grisetti Backpack Review | CARRYOLOGY

I came across ARCH completely by surprise back in 2019 when I was browsing through my Instagram feed. What caught my attention were incredibly well-built, colorful yet functional bags that were clearly inspired by hiking packs but had their own unique flair. As a bag nerd, of course, I immediately followed the account and for months was […]

EVERGOODS MHP3.5 | Exclusive First Look + Giveaway

EVERGOODS MHP3.5 | Exclusive First Look + Giveaway

It looks like our friends at EVERGOODS have done it again! Introducing their MHP3.5, a fully featured crossover waist bag with signature smarts and innovation built in. Head on over to our Youtube channel to enter the giveaway. How to enter: 1. Thumbs up / “like” this video. 2. Subscribe to the Carryology YouTube channel. […]

Db Element Rolltop Review | Carryology

Db Element Rolltop Review | Carryology

Performance Space and Access At 32L the Db Element Rolltop offers very good versatility, confidently occupying the niche of an EDC bag and also competently handling the one-bag travel scenario. The side access to the laptop compartment is a very welcome feature and arguably should be considered a default way to access the laptop in […]

GORUCK GR3 Review | CARRY BETTER

GORUCK GR3 Review | CARRY BETTER

Features GORUCK’s bags are known for their clamshell designs. In something this large, having full and easy access to the interior is wonderful for packing efficiently. This feature alone is something I truly appreciate when packing. There’s nothing worse than having a spacious bag that’s difficult or cumbersome to access.  Starting with the interior, the […]