MEDIA RELEASE 14 March
The new hydration pack for cyclists/runners
Geigerrig, the producer of multi-award winning hydration packs, has just
released a lightweight and versatile pack for cyclists/runners: 'The Rig'. And
it's available in Australia!
Made of heavy duty 840 ballistic ripstop and a hard backframe, the 1.01-kg Rig
was designed with the ideal strength-to-weight ratio in mind, which is so
important for cyclists/runners. The two-litre hydration pack also includes an
emergency whistle for those who like to venture off the beaten track.
The Rig is one in a range of Geigerrig hydration packs that feature a unique
pressurised system. The system sprays the water (rather than being sucked out)
with the minimal effort of a quick pinch of the valve or a light bite with your
The water can be sprayed for drinking, sharing with a friend or a pet, to
refresh or to clean equipment or wounds. It's convenient, easy and
comfortable... And you'll never have to suck again!
People who use Geigerrig hydration packs during intense activity report that
they comfortably drink 30 per cent more water than they do when using a
traditional hydration pack.
It's not just hydrating though, it's hygienic. The Geigerrig's in-line filter
can be added easily to the system, and it acts to remove 99 per cent of
Cryptosporidium and Giardia (parasites that can cause intestinal illnesses). So
when you're on the go, simply fill up your hydration bladder at a nearby stream
and keep on drinking!
The Geigerrig hydration packs are dishwasher-friendly, easy to clean and easy to
The Rig comes in black, red or citrus and is available for a RRP of $173.95.
Geigerrig packs including the new 'Rig' are distributed around Australia in most
outdoor outlets. To find retailers near you, the Zen Imports customer service
team can be contacted on 02 8878 3600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information on Geigerrig can be found at www.geigerrig.com.au.
To view videos of Geigerrig (including demonstrations and experimentations),
check out www.youtube.com/HUBCITYOUTDOOR or
Released for Zen Imports by Dennis Rutzou Public Relations (www.drpr.com.au)
For further information please call Kim Larochelle or Gill Asbury on (02) 9413