Packing A Backpack

Loading Pack “The most important step when packing your rucksack is to leave the superfluous at home! As a general rule, a fit person should not carry more than 20 – 25% of his/her body weight over a longer period of time. The German military calculates with 33% – but then, we all know that their trips are more than strenuous!” The pack’s center of gravity should sit close to the body and ideally at shoulder height. This way it is positioned over the body’s center of gravity and the … Continue reading Packing A Backpack