Source Hydration Systems says that other brand's hydration bladders have irregular surfaces that naturally trap stench-producing bacteria and that its plastic membrane's surface is close to that of polished glass. Stench-reduced plastic bladders? Sounds like a good product to us.
Quick release hoses and large-mouth fillers make for easy cleaning and quick refills, especially for those who add ice for hot rides. The second from left features their in-line filter.
Source waistbands hold the packs away from the back and take the pressure off the shoulders.
Source double dared us to sip duck pond water through their portable filter.
Source fanny packs have shoulder stabilization straps.
Hydration bladder detail.
Endura MT 500 Waterproof jacket.
Endura cargo bibs were among the growing genre at Eurobike.
Details of the cargo compartments.
EVOC debuted a line of hydration packs inspired by a massive 45 kilometer downhill trail in Bolivia.
A little information in the inside pocket.
The yellow line is the topo-map representation of the route.
Evoc's handy EMT med pack organizes supplies for quick action. The bladder use a sliding seal.
The ventilated back protector insert is in a mesh pocket that also helps to keep your back dry.
A cross section of bags that EVOC created for cross-over sports.
Padded vest that could conceivably be hidden under a T-shirt for big-mountain purists.