MEC Bikefest: Vancity

Timbuk2 hunchback bike bag rack MEC

Every year, our very good friends north of the border at Mountain Equipment Co-op, aka MEC, host a series of bike events called Bikefest at each of their 17 stores in Canada. It usually also kicks-off the official start of summer bike riding season and in general, an awesome day outside to nerd out on [...]

Thai Street Fooding

Mieng Kham in thailand

Schools out for summer. Schools out forever. Well, maybe not for everyone, and maybe not forever, but certainly until September. June is here, and so if you haven’t already, break out them sandals, tanks tops and sunscreen, frisbees, thin socks summer travel plans. With the spirit of wanderlust in the air, we bring you a [...]

Sweepstakes Winner!

Bike Commute Sweepstakes Winner

We’re stoked to announce that David S. from Westerville Ohio is the very lucky winner of our Bike Commute Sweepstakes. Thanks to our partners Raleigh, Knog, Kryptonite and Lazer Helmets, we really had an awesome set bike gear to give away. Meet David: Name: David S. Age: 30 Where You live: close to Columbus, Ohio [...]

Look, an improved site!

Quick View

We’ve been toiling and toiling here at Timbuk2 to improve our website and move away from the stone ages. We’ve been carving through some treacherous terrain and putting our blood sweat and tears into some new features we hope will make getting your favorite bags even easier. That may have sounded a bit dramatic…but we’re [...]

Carol from Youthmade

Youthmade Intern Carol

Meet Carol, our newest intern from SFMade and their YouthMade program. Carol has been helping us around the office completing a multitude of tasks and being awesome. It’s always a pleasure to have an enthusiastic teen helping out. Learn more about her involvement at Timbuk2 and what she’s all about below. My name is Carol [...]

Life Cycle for Earth Day

Life Cycle

We are extremely excited to announce the kick-off to our Life Cycle program. We’ve always been passionate about protecting our planet and this is the most responsible thing we can do environmentally — extend the life of our existing products. We created the Timbuk2 Life Cycle to enable your Timbuk2 product to live a full [...]

Samahope WIYB

Dr. Roberts Samahope

In our second What’s in Your Bag feature from Samahope we take a peek into the life and daily carry of Dr. Robert in Uganda. Samahope helps crowdfund donations for heroic doctors who provide life-changing surgeries for women and children in low-income countries in sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, and Latin America. Meet Dr. Robert: Dr. [...]

Red Hook Crit 2014

Red Hook Crit

The Red Hook Crit went down last weekend and will surely be remembered as one of the toughest, wettest, fixed gear criteriums to date. The conditions were nearly unbearable. Stinging cold, blustery winds, and absolutely relentless rain didn’t stop organizer David Trimble, volunteers and participants from putting together an exhilarating show. Volunteers swept away puddles, [...]

Red Hook Crit Claro

Red Hook Crit Claro Messenger

In celebration of the third year of the Timbuk2 x Red Hook Criterium partnership, we have customized the lightweight and weatherproof Claro Messenger with a stealthy black-on-black logo. Exclusively available at here. Extremely lightweight and weatherproof, the Claro combines technical fabrics and seam construction with superior fit and smart, simple pocketing for a fast, everyday [...]

25 for 25 Winner


Meet Ken, one of the lucky winners of our 25 for 25 messenger contest on Facebook. Ken has been a Timbuk2 aficionado for quite some time and his prize was a great addition to his growing Timbuk2 collection. I received my 25th anniversary Timbuk2 and I love it. You guys are the best. I have [...]