February 23 2012 | Print Print Page
Shimano launches new backpack product line

SHIMANO is proud to announce the release of a completely new product range for 2013. Aimed at dedicated cyclists, SHIMANO introduces a full range of cycling bags packed with innovation and cycling specific features.

The engineers and designers of SHIMANO spent countless hours running lab and field tests, checking quality and fine-tuning the designs. The result is a full range of lightweight, ergonomic, form-fitting cycling bags. First availability is planned for October 2012.


The flagship ACCU3D Series (Accurate 3D Technology) is precision-engineered to fit the natural riding position. Each part is shaped to create a body-hugging fit that stays molded to the rider’s back. With a focus on innovative lightweight materials and no loose straps anywhere, the aerodynamic and form-fitting design puts less strain on the body, so there is more energy left for the ride.


Whether you’re hitting a mountain trail in search of an epic adventure or cruising through the urban jungle, SHIMANO has a dedicated bag to fill your needs!

The ACCU3D UNZEN hydration pack collection is specifically designed to power an aggressive off-road riding style. The innovative Rider Fit Cross Harness system provides free airflow and unlimited movement. There are three sizes available (6l 10l 15l in three color ways) all equipped with a fully customizable harness to provide the perfect fit Every Unzen pack is fueled with a premium hydration system and is packed with numerous features specifically designed with the cyclist in mind: easy side access, armor storage, loop zipper pulls, tool organizer pockets, light holder etc.

The ROKKO daypack is the ultimate all-rounder. Able to handle weekend rides in the hills as well as weekday jaunts in the city. This lightweight 12l daypack is hydration system ready and Shimano branded reservoirs will be separately available.

The TSUKINIST collection – a blend of tsukin (Japanese for commuting) and cyclist- is designed to meet the bicycle commuter’s specific needs. These spacious bags (20l and 30l) with a breathable back panel are packed with smart features such as a separate padded laptop section, a Smartphone pocket on the shoulder strap and a bright colored rain cover

The OSAKA messenger bag is the perfect partner for any urban ride. Named after the metropolis that SHIMANO calls home, OSAKA messenger bags embody the lively, modern vibe of the city. The 25l and 35l messenger bags provide a streamlined and stable fit and feature a unique quick adjust system, a deluxe organizer panel and a padded laptop compartment.