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(BEND, ORE­GON USA) Ad­ven­ture proof pack­ing and gear sys­tems in­no­va­tor Gi­ant Loop Snow has in­tro­duced the Tracker Packer™ ruggedi­zed hol­ster for the SPOT Gen3 GPS-en­abled lo­ca­tion tracker and emer­gency bea­con. When trav­el­ing be­yond cell phone range, the Tracker Packer and SPOT Gen3 en­able snow­mo­bil­ers and snow bike rid­ers to quickly de­ploy the SPOT’s SOS sig­nal in the event of an emer­gency, send­ing the GPS lo­ca­tion to an in­ter­na­tional emer­gency re­sponse co­or­di­na­tion cen­ter.

The su­per rugged and se­cure Tracker Packer firmly at­taches the SPOT Gen3 de­vice to the rider’s arm, back­pack shoul­der strap or many other lo­ca­tions. Re­dun­dant clo­sures and mul­ti­ple con­nec­tion points help pre­vent the SPOT from be­com­ing sep­a­rated from rider, even in the most ex­treme con­di­tions. Just as the best prac­tice is to carry snow shovel, avalanche bea­con and probe on the rider, the Tracker Packer po­si­tions the SPOT within reach, in a hor­i­zon­tal po­si­tion for op­ti­mal satel­lite sig­nal.

By keep­ing the de­vice in a vis­i­ble, easy-to-ac­cess lo­ca­tion, any­one on the scene can ac­ti­vate the SPOT’s emer­gency sig­nal. When trav­el­ing be­yond cell ser­vice, rid­ers can also let fam­ily and friends know they are OK and use it to track their routes.

Tracker Packer fea­tures in­clude a high-vis­i­bil­ity clo­sure printed with “EMER­GENCY,” a re­dun­dant dou­ble hook-and-loop SPOT Gen3 at­tach­ment sys­tem, a heavy duty hook-and-loop band, Slip-Not grippy back­ing, foam pad­ding to ab­sorb shock and vi­bra­tion, re­flec­tive trim for vis­i­bil­ity, fully bound seams and web­bing loops with grom­mets for ad­di­tional mount­ing and teth­er­ing op­tions.

Made in USA with mil­i­tary-spec­i­fi­ca­tion com­po­nents and ma­te­ri­als, the Tracker Packer is backed by a lim­ited life­time war­ranty. USA MSRP is $40. The Tracker Packer is avail­able bun­dled with the SPOT Gen3 for $150 ex­clu­sively at www.giantloopsnow.com.

Gi­ant Loop worked in con­junc­tion with four-time Baja 1000 win­ner Quinn Cody and the Kurt Caselli Foundation to de­velop the Tracker Packer to help keep off-road mo­tor­cy­cle rac­ers and rid­ers safer. A por­tion of all Tracker Packer sales will be do­nated to the Kurt Caselli Foundation (www.kurt­caselli.com). For more in­for­ma­tion and to con­trib­ute to the Kurt Caselli Foundation, visit www.kurt­caselli.com.

Gi­ant Loop ad­ven­ture proof mo­tor­cy­cle, snow­mo­bile and out­door pack­ing and gear sys­tems are avail­able from in­ter­na­tional dis­trib­u­tors, as well as from a net­work of deal­ers through­out the USA. Gi­ant Loop is a rid­erowned com­pany that de­signs and tests prod­ucts in Bend, Ore­gon. For all the de­tails, go to www.giantloopsnow.com.

Gi­ant Loop® and the GL® logo are reg­is­tered trade­marks of Gi­ant Loop LLC.

Me­dia Con­tact: Harold Olaf Ce­cil, Gi­ant Loop LLC, 971-832-3164, harold@gi­ant­loop­moto.com

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