OGDEN, Utah, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In a gear review at Backpacker.com, Dan Larson, writer for Backpacker, dubbed the new GEIGERRIG hydration pack the best hydration system - "Not the lightest, but worth the weight for no-suck, no-slosh, shareable hydration and fast in-line filtration on the trail."
It's not the first time the industry has taken notice of these new pressurized hydration packs and in-line filters. GEIGERRIG hydration packs www.geigerrig.com also won 3M Corporation's In-New-Vation Award for The Best New Hard Goods Product at the 2011 Outdoor Retailer Show, and Camping Life Magazine awarded GEIGERRIG their Editor's Choice "Gear of the Year" award.
Curt Geiger, President of GEIGERRIG Hydration Packs has been in the outdoors industry for over 40 years. He is enthusiastic about the impact they have already had on the outdoor industry. "It is so rare when a new product accomplishes such a rapid rate of adoption and support. We are grateful to receive another confirmation of the superiority of our hydration packs and pressurized system from such a credible and highly respected source as Backpacker." See: http://www.backpacker.com/gear-zone-gear-review-geigerrig-hydration-systempack/slideshows/176
To meet the demand, GEIGERRIG is rapidly expanding both domestically and internationally. "We want consumers to continue to get the very best gear for ever-greater enjoyment of the activities they have a passion for. When they read about 'the best hydration pack,' in Camping Life, at Backpacker.com, Adventure World Magazine, and reports from the Outdoor Retailer Show, we want consumers to be able find our packs and filters in a premier retail shop in their hometown. Carefully building and nurturing our rapidly growing retail base is critical," said Bob Geiger, Vice President and Operations Officer.
The patent pend. GEIGERRIG Hydration Pack Features:
- NEVER SUCK AGAIN™!" means never having to suck on a plastic valve to get water. Our breakthrough pressurized hydration system shoots water up to 5 feet with no more than a pinch of the fingers or a bite with the teeth.
- Spray to Drink, Spray to Share, Spray to Cool, Spray to Clean
- Since mouth contact with the valve is no longer necessary, it's easy to share a drink–without sharing germs.
- For on-the-go filtration, GEIGERRIG's plug-and-play in-line filter attached directly to the drink tube and pressurized hydration bladder, and is rated for 50 gallons of filtration. The filter is tested and certified to remove >99.9% of Giardia & Crypto.
- Air pressure in the hydration system eliminates the annoying sloshing sound of most hydration bladders.
- Super easy to clean and eliminate bacteria. Just pull it inside out and put it in the dishwasher.
Made of 1680 Ballistic Nylon, GEIGERRIG packs are extremely durable. This video shows the hydration bladder surviving a bomb blast: www.geigerrig.com/videos.html
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