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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Nathan's HPL #020 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Nathan Human Propulsion Laboratories (HPL) #020 Race hydration vest is engineered to keep you hydrated without slowing you down.

- REI

Shop Nathan Hpl 020-5025NG, NS5025-0045-00 with 5 Star Rating on 2 Reviews for + Free Shipping over $49.

- CampSaver.com

Features of the Nathan HPL 020 Race Vest Back reflective fabric Breathable perforated back panel Bladder tube exits from the top of the pack to eliminate contact with skin Front stretch mesh pockets Two zippered rear compartments

- Moosejaw

Nathan updated the HPL #20 Hydration Vest since last year, shaving a few ounces off the weight by using lighter materials and a lighter-weight fabrication process throughout. The mesh harness on this ultra-style running vest breathes and dries quickly to control sweat and heat, and features two-way side adjustments that allow you to perfect the fit on the fly. Simple and secure, these side adjustments and the quick-clip chest strap mean that you can get this pack on and off in a flash when you hit an aid station. A hand-held or waist belt will keep you supplied with water, but when speed is of the essence and you're covering massive distances, there's nothing like a race vest with a little extra storage. But don't take our word for it; consider that the Nathan HPL #20 Hydration Vest is a favorite of Dana Miller, four-time winner of the Wasatch 100 endurance race--there aren't many people on Earth capable of such a feat. For those new to the Nathan line, this is its lightest bladder-compatible racing vest.

- Backcountry.com