SOA Winners SS 2016

Winner Hardware: Bergans of Norway – Helium 55L

Bergans of Norway

Helium 55L

Primary innovation features

Helium is a lightweight, but solid alpine backpack with high carrying capacity and comfort. It has been the preferred choice by expeditions and mountain professionals and has now been completely redesigned and comes with a new and comfortable back system (Quick Adjust™ PRO) with adjustable back length – ready for new adventures.

Intended End Use

Alpinism, expeditions, all outdoor activities where weight matters.

Specific features:

  • Bergans Quick Adjust™ PRO with high comfort and stability.
  • High carrying capacity of up to 17 kg.
  • Vertical zip opening for easy access in addition to classic adjustable and detachable top lid.
  • 3D formed hip belt.
  • Versatile and slim compression system for use on both front or sides.
  • Available in both men’s and women’s version.

Available in stores

From spring 2016

Recommended Retail Price SEK/Euro

1.995,- / 200,- €

Sustainability Information

Bergans is actively cooperating with the fabric manufacturer to improve existing bluesign® fabrics which were evaluated in the development of this pack and we intend to replace the current fabric with bluesign® fabric as soon as it can match in performance.

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