You're busy, we get it...
With a 45L litre capacity, our Hero 2.0 was designed to see you through any and every eventuality. Whether you've got one or more workouts on the cards, a commute, day in the office or all of the above, we've thought about every inch of our bag to optimise it for capacity and ease of access.
Everything you need at your fingertips - you just need to worry about that new PB.
Ultra Tough & Built To Last
Don’t settle for a backpack that falls apart or can't keep up.
The Built For Athletes Gym Backpack is tough and durable, designed to withstand any challenge you face. Constructed with rip-proof fabric, triple-stitched seams and water-resistant material that keeps your belongings safe and secure.
Plus, multiple compartments and pockets to help you organize your essentials and access them easily. Whether you’re hitting the gym, the trail or the airport, the Built For Athletes Gym Backpack is the perfect companion for your adventures.
Upgraded YKK Zippers
Perfect on the first use and the millionth, YKK Zippers are designed to be as effective on their first pull, as their millionth. Leading the industry in durable, hard-wearing zip technology, YKK provides the gold standard.Never accept less than the best.
Laser Cut Molle
Laser Cut Molle provides every athlete with the opportunity to add
further storage to their bags with this heavy-duty patented material. Whether it's a lifting belt, extra pair of shoes or water bottle, this hard-wearing front section of the Hero 2.0 lets you take anything extra you might need with you
Customisable Patch Section
We can make the backpack, but only you can make it your own. Create a backpack as individual as you are with this fully customisable o patch space. Perfect for making a statement in the box, or on the street.
Dual XL Bottle Holders
Capable of holding containers up to 2Litres, perfect for a protein
shaker and a water bottle. Now there really is no excuse for missing your daily water target!
Triple Layered Compartments
Keep your equipment organized and ready, with three separate layered compartments.Whether it's a day at the gym, a commute to work, a weekend away, or even all three, we're more than confident the Hero 2.0 has you covered.
Our Backpacks can hold ALOT of equipment, but sometimes you only need the essentials. Our compression straps allow you to keep the bag tightly packed and reduce the physical size. Ideal for when you want to keep the Hero 2.0 carry-on compliant
The #1 Fitness Backpack
See Why 156,523+ Customers Love Us
Love The Bag
"Love the 45L bag. I’ve always disliked normal rucksacks or bags for the gym. The 180 degree opening of the bag makes everything accessible. Also, the laptop storage is well padded and protects my MacBook"
- Greg R.
Bought for the gym, used everywhere
"Originally bought the bag for the gym but now it has become an every day carry. Feels really strong and durable, fits everything I need for gym, work and life. Fills every niche, couldn't be happier with it. Thanks BFA."
- Sean T.
The most amazing bag with heaps of room
"The most amazing bag. 45l bag has heaps of room for all kinds of equipment, clothing, etc. Zippers quality is the best I've ever had. and the water bottle pockets hold big blender bottles. I love this bag!"
- Warren F.
Our Hero 2.0 backpacks come in two sizes: large and small. Both are designed with durable materials, water-resistant exterior, protective laptop compartment, and multiple pockets and compartments to organize your belongings. Here are some key features and differences between the two sizes:
- Large Hero 2.0 backpack: This backpack has a 45L capacity and measures 48cm x 34cm x 29cm. It is ideal for those who need to pack a lot of items for their gym sessions, work days, or trips. It can fit a pair of trainers, a pair of weightlifting shoes, a large towel, a change of clothing, a wash bag, a lifting belt, a meal preparation box, a protein shaker, two 750ml drink bottles, wrist wraps, knee sleeves, a skipping rope, snacks, headphones, and a 17’’ laptop. It also has a patches section to customize your backpack with your favorite slogans, names and more.
- Small Hero 2.0 backpack: This backpack has a 25L capacity and measures 42cm x 30cm x 14cm. It is ideal for those who prefer a more compact and lightweight backpack for their gym sessions, work days, or trips. It can fit a pair of trainers, a towel, a change of clothing, a wash bag, a drink bottle, wrist wraps, knee sleeves, a skipping rope, snacks, headphones, and a 15’’ laptop. It also has a patches section to customize your backpack with your favorite slogans, names and more.
This varies from airline to airline but generally, yes.
However please do check with your airline before flying as size and weight restrictions do vary.
The backpack also features compression straps which can reduce the physical size of the backpack for when you're almost at the limit.
Upon receiving your order, we make our best effort to pick, pack and dispatch your order on the same day, if placed before 3pm. Typically you can expect your order to arrive shortly afterwards.
To track your order, you can use the tracking number and link that we will send you via email once your order is shipped.
We pre pay any duties,taxes or other shipping charges required to deliver to you (if you're ordering internationally) the price you see on the website is the only price you'll pay.
To clean your backpack, you can use a damp cloth or sponge and mild soap to wipe the exterior and interior. Do not use bleach or harsh chemicals. Do not machine wash or tumble dry. Air dry your backpack completely before storing it.
The shoulder straps are padded, adjustable, and ergonomic. They provide comfort and support for your shoulders and back, and they fit different body sizes and preferences. They also help distribute the weight of the backpack evenly, allowing for a comfortable carry all day long.
If you're not happy with your purchase, you can return it to us for a full refund within 60 days. We're THAT confident you'll love it.
We are proud to support environmental projects through our partnership with Ecologi,a platform that helps businesses and individuals take climate action. For every order placed with Built For Athletes, one tree is planted.
We also help avoid carbon emissions by funding projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, such as wind farms, solar plants, and forest protection. By ordering from us, you are not only getting the best backpack in fitness, but also contributing to a greener and healthier planet.🌎