USWE Epic 8 Hydration Pack 3.0L

This is the hydration pack designed for the performance minded mountain biker and gravel rider, who’s searching for a premium pack with key features included and that will stay put on your back even in the most gnarly terrain. The pack is equipped with our bounce free 'No Dancing Monkey' 1.2 harness system, with integrated elastic straps that allow freedom to breathe and move in action.

This 8-litre pack is geared up with a main storage compartment for hydration and gear, zippered organiser pockets for tools, equipment and food. A bonus is the two external attachment straps where you can strap-on your jacket or armor.


  • Bounce free 'No Dancing Monkey' 1.2 harness system with integrated elastic straps that expands along with the chest during physical exertion, allowing a constant tight and compliant.
  • Ventilated shoulder straps that are ergonomically designed for a comfortable and smooth distribution of the backpack over the shoulders.
  • Air-vented back panel with wave-profile pads for optimal comfort and airflow.
  • Big main compartment for hydration and dry gear.
  • 3-litre Elite hydration bladder with a slider opening for easy cleaning/drying and to make it possible to put ice inside the bladder during hot conditions. The bladder is also equipped with a smooth Plug-n-Play tube coupling for extra secure and easy handling.
  • Zippered organiser pockets with a large and smooth opening.
  • 2x tube clips, secure attachment for the drink tube
  • External gear carry attachment points
  • Reflective points for night visibility


Pack type

Hydration Backpack


Mountain Biking, Gravel



Pack Weight

545g (*excl. bladder)


42cm (length), 19cm (width), 12cm (depth)

Total Volume

8.0 litres

Hydration Capacity

3.0 litres

Hydration System

Elite Hydration Bladder with Plug-n-Play Coupling

Harness System

NDM 1.2

Chest Fit Range

M - XL, Chest Circumference (84 - 110 cm / 33 - 43")


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