Ortlieb of Germany has spent years perfecting their line of rugged bike bags, panniers, saddle bags, backpacks, messenger bags and dry sacks. When it comes to bike touring and commuting, Ortlieb saddle bags and panniers are available in a range of sizes and styles to accommodate any trip, from weekend ventures to cross-country treks. Ortlieb even offers a selection of completely waterproof panniers and bags built to withstand severe weather. Ortlieb bags, dry sacks and backpacks are also excellent options for camping, kayaking and canoeing. In 2013, Ortlieb panniers received the gold award at the Eurobike international tradeshow. The brand has been a member of the European Outdoor Conservation Association since 2008.