INNOVATION    The weather-proof waxed canvas and UR zipper keep things safe, the position inside the frame keeps the weight centered in the ideal location for stable handling. And keeping items like a phone just under the top tube makes them much easier to access while you ride compared to a pannier or messenger bag.

OPPORTUNITY    Make a helpful accessory that allows urban cyclists to carry typical small pocket and backpack items in style and in any weather.

INSPIRATION    The challenges of carrying small items in rainy Portland on a bike.