Industry Press Release

TRANSPACK® THE TRAVEL BOOT BAG ON STEROIDS

04/28/2009

The #1 boot bag in the US, according to SIA sales reports

New York, NY (May 19, 2008) — The Pro-Series is revolutionary in design, sleek and tough. The “Side Kick,” model in the Pro-Series, even includes a secretary with an office, well almost. The Side Kick with the Delta Strap Boot System» includes a padded laptop sleeve and hydrationsleeve with hose cover, and this is only the beginning in the innovations of these Pro-rough and tumble designs. According to the Snow Industry Association-SIA winter sports sales report, the TRANSPACK Boot Backpack is the #1 boot bag sold in the U.S.A., nothing else compares.

The Pro-Series all feature revolutionary carrying styles. The Transpack patented Isosceles Storage System» boot backpack and the Delta Strap Boot System» offer two unbeatable ways for hauling your gear. The Transpack patented Isosceles Storage System» offers two side pockets for snow boots that surround a large central compartment that accommodates your helmetand other precious gear. The Delta Strap Boot System» is an ingenious external carry system, adynamic strap system that secures the boots in place, with interior storage as well. In both, weightand bulk from the boots are distributed sideways, away from your back, creating a naturalsuspension that is ergonomic and comfortable. Grommets in side pockets provide ventilation anddrainage from moisture and melting snow.

“Life on the road produces a lot of wear and tear, traveling to odd places by plane, train,helicopter and performance is the only thing that pays the bills. Why trust my equipment to anything less than a Transpack bag?” Doc Tulin, 4 Time World Synchro Ski Champion, Director, Pro2 Marketing.

The NEW PRO SERIES: TRV PRO-is best for “the world traveler”-The TRV PRO has shoulder straps that stow-away in a Zipper compartment so that the bag can be checked in at the Airport with no dangling straps to get caught in the conveyor. Made of 1680 ballistic nylon,air/water drainage, water resistant tarpaulin, closed cell foam padded back with ID holder,contour shoulder straps, internal stash pockets and more. These packs are “the bomb” they are tight, smart and can take abuse!

The NEW XT PRO: is the “competitors choice”-just as tough as the TRV PRO, is a bit smaller and lighter weight for travel. Then there is more innovation with our open carrier-NEW SIDE KICK PRO-super light, “external frame”–with the Delta Strap Boot System» that easily andsecurely holds the boots while offering plenty of storage for helmet, gear, hot latte and your laptop! The Silver model is super sexy!

The 2008 product offering also includes the TRANSPACK design series in fabulous new patterns in hounds tooth, floral, cheetah, and camo. www.transpack.net

Release date in retail stores fall 2008

MSRP $79.95-$89.95

Features list:

NEW PRO SERIES: TRV PRO

Vol. 3300 cu. In./ 54L

Function: Isosceles Storage System TM carries boots helmet and gear

Fabric: super tough, water resistant coated 1680 ballistic nylon.

Side padded ski boot holders with air/water drainage grommets.

Zippered helmet pocket with expandable mesh gusset.

Water resistant tarpaulin bottom.

Closed cell foam padded mesh back with wallet pocket.

Contoured adjustable neoprene comfort should straps.

Adjustable waist belt and sternum strap for stability.

Internal zippered pocket of personal items.

Mesh goggle pocket inside top lid with key clip.

Double locking, self repairing nylon coil zippers.

Colors: black, navy, red, silver

NEW XT PRO: “the competitors choice”

Vol.3000 cu. In./ 49L

Function: Isosceles Storage System TM carries boots helm