spring/summer 2011

Awarded design of a backpack for mountain bikers

In April 2011, the German family- and environmental-friendly outdoor label Vaude has received the 'red dot' product design 2011 award for the backpack 'Tracer 16', especially developed for mountain biking. Vaude was founded in 1974 and started with tents and backpacks. Today, the label produces active wear (clothing, underwear, shoes, accessories...) for women, men and kids.

fig. original: Backpack 'Tracer 16' by Vaude, SS2011. Photo: Moritz Attenberger.

On 4 July 2011, the 'red dot'-winner designs will be celebrated at the opera house in Essen (Essener Opernhaus, DE). 'Design on stage – winners red dot award: product design 2011' presents the awarded products from 5 July until 1 August 2011 at the red dot design museum which has with more than 1.500 products on 4.000 square metres one of the world largest permanent exhibition spaces for contemporary design.

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