In July 2018, I left the UK and started cycling around the world. My gear set up has changed vastly over the last 400+ days. I am now running a bike touring/bikepacking hybrid set up which suits the nature in which I travel.

Bike: Surly Disk Trucker 2017
Handlebar: Surly Terminal
Saddle: Brooks B17

Here is a detailed breakdown of my bag weights:

Front total: 13.3kg

Front in Detail

Large front dry bag (Sleeping Gear): 3.8kg
Salsa dry bags on the forks: Left: 1.53kg Right: 1.54kg
MontBell 1 person tent: 1.55kg
GoPro & Stick: 0.52kg
Speaker & GPS: 0.34kg
From Handlebar Bag: 3.3kg

Centre total: 4.16kg

Fuel bottle x2: 1.16kg
Water bottle: 0.7kg
1/2 Frame Bag: 2.3kg

Rear Total: 19.33kg

Lock: 0.53kg
Rucksack (with food for 1 week) 6.1kg
Panniers (with water): Left: 5.9kg. Right: 5.8kg
Hiking Shoes: 1kg

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