Introducing the Altura Meta Versa Messenger Pannier. This is Altura’s first messenger and pannier bag 2 in 1 combination. There have been no compromises or hold backs on the design and construction of this bag. It holds both versatility and function ability to create one of the most efficient and cycling friendly bags on the market. Having a Bag that can perform in several different instances is ideal, therefore there wouldn’t be the need for different styles of bag. However the Meta Versa Messenger bag brings these together by making a multi functional bag; Fix onto most pannier rack to use as a pannier bag or easily remove pannier bag and attach removable strap to use as a messenger bag. This bag isn’t one of those gimmicks, this actually works and houses all the essential features and pockets you expect. When wearing like a messenger bag you cannot tell that it also doubles up as a pannier as the pannier fittings are concealed behind a padded flap that has a padded feel and magnetic closure. Commuting to and from work with a laptop or tablet? the Meta versa has a padded laptop sleeve which can fit devices with up to a 15" screen. This means you can safely transport your laptop with out the worry of getting a scratch or dent whilst riding or however you are commuting. There is a handy pocket which is specifically designed to fit U-locks, this makes carrying your lock a lot more comfortable and hassle free.