Smart Anti-theft Technology


At the heart of every innovative Pacsafe product has one clear purpose. To watch your back while you travel, so you can focus on having fun and doing more. We help keep you one step ahead of the game by keeping your gear secure from opportunistic thieves including:


•Gear thieves

•Strap slashers

•Bag slashers

•Bag snatchers

•Identity thieves

Pacsafe Anti-Theft Technology Features


  • 360 eXomesh Locking System - Our patented, flexible, stainless steel wire mesh comes in two forms - It can either be thrown externally over backpacks and bags, or it’s laminated between the fabrics to form a stealth-like portable safe. Both can be locked closed to form a 360° slash proof protective cell which locks to a secure fixture.

  • Carrysafe Slashguard Straps - Flexible, lightweight, stainless steel wire is integrated into our adjustable Carry safe straps making it invisible to the eye, yet very effective at preventing bag slashers from slicing through and running off with your gear.

  • Dual Release Security Buckles - This smart buckle has a dual release button in order to open and close it. This new opening method confuses the unsuspecting thief who won’t waste time trying to unfasten it. It also allows you to attach your bag to a secure fixture, be it the leg of a table or around a palm at a beach adding a further deterrent to opportunistic thieves.

  • eXomesh Slashguard - Bag slashers often like to target outside fabric panels of bags (front, bottom or side), which cause valuables to fall out and into the palm of their hands. Our lightweight splashguard are built into (and concealed) in the most commonly vulnerable areas of bag, protecting your gear from a quick slash-and-run theft. Our new eXomesh protection in our luggage extends the full length of the bag protecting your gear from opportunistic theft or if it’s snagged by a conveyor belt or luggage handlers.

  • Interlocking Zip Pullers - New interlocking zip pullers ingeniously slide on top of one another and interconnect making it making it harder for pickpockets to unzip your bag and whip out your valuables. When engaged with the Robar even the most seasoned thieves will be left scratching their heads on how to unlock your bag.

  • Puncture Resistant ToughZip - Our puncture resistant Tough Zip helps prevent pickpocket pilfering and forced entry into all our new Toursafe luggage and Venturesafe travel pack collections with a ballpoint pen or similar sharp object. It even helps to prevent unwanted items (such as contraband) being unknowingly put inside your luggage.

  • RFIDsafe Blocking Pockets & Material - Most passports, credit cards and ID cards now contain a RFID micro-chip. This chip contains all your personal, sensitive information. Identity thieves are able to access this information from up to 10ft away with the help of an RFID reader. Our award-winning RFIDsafe blocking material prevents your data from falling into the wrong hands by blocking out virtually all transmissions between 10 MHz - 3 GHz, which covers the radio frequency used in e-passports, credit cards / smart cards, and key cards.

  • Roobar Anti-Theft Anchor Lock - Prevent pickpockets and bag snatchers by locking down zippers, slashguard anchor straps and locking cables and /or attach your bag to a secure fixture with the new Roobar anti-theft anchor lock. The Roobar also allows multiple compartments to be locked together with a single padlock (Toursafe EXP, Venturesafe 45L, 55L and 65L).

  • Slashguard Anchor Strap - The slashguard anchor strap is fixed to bag and tucked away in its own special pocket. When pulled out and engaged it can be used to attach to a secure fixture. Don’t worry it’s reinforced with stainless steel wire so that it can’t be easily cut by a thief.

  • Smart Zipper Security - Zipper pullers can be attached to discreet security hooks or placed under & through a hypalon tab to prevent pickpockets reaching into your bag.

  • Stainless Steel Locking Cable - Lightweight, stainless steel locking cables lets you lock your bag to a secure fixture to prevent thieves from running off with your bag.

  • Turn & Lock Security Hooks - These small smart devices pack a whole lot of intelligence. The hook unfastens so that you can attach your bag to a secure fixture. What’s more, the smart hook has a special turning mechanism which actually locks the hook in to place making it harder for a bag snatcher to make an easy getaway.

  • Webbing / Straps With Dyneema - Strong, lightweight and hard-to-cut webbing and straps that attach to wallets, camera and other mobile devices to help prevent thieves from running off with your equipment. The Dyneema strap has a wrist loop that tightens to your wrist if your gear is accidentally dropped or snatched (featured on RFIDsafe V wallets, Carrysafe 25 and 25i).

Here is some of the Great Pacsafe product we stock here at Breaking Free.

Pacsafe Venturesafe 150 GII


Pacsafe Venturesafe 150 GII 

Pacsafe Venturesafe 200 GII


Pacsafe Venturesafe 200 GII 

Pacsafe Pouchsafe PX15

Pacsafe Pouchsafe PX15


Lots more product available instore and online.



Posted on 11th June, 2015 by Breaking Free Ltd

Packing Tips for Travelling with Eagle Creek

Packing Tips for Travelling with Eagle Creek

The smart way to travel is with Eagle Creek

Why travel with Eagle Creek products?

  • Eagle Creek Luggage is engineered to be lightweight, easy to carry, and durable for travelling

  • Eagle Creek packing system will help you to organise your packing, and then enable you to manage your possessions during your travels.

What will you need?


Perfect Packing for Perfect Travelling

Posted on 30th May, 2015 by Breaking Free Ltd

Spring/Summer 2015

Spring/Summer 2015


here at #Breaking Free



Royal Robbins


Womens Poppy Field Pullover

Royal Robbins Womens Poppy Field Pullover

Womens Islander Cool Mesh Tank

Royal Robbins Womens Islander Cool Mesh Tank

Womens Jammer Roll-Up Pant

Royal Robbins Womens Jammer Roll-Up Pant


Mens Back Country Skimmer Short

Royal Robbins Mens Back Country Skimmer Short

Mens Cool Mesh SS

Royal Robbinsn Mens Cool Mesh SS


Mens Longitude Pant

Rab Mens Longitude Pant

Mens Offwidth Pant

Rab Mens Offwidth Pant

Women's Helix Pant

Rab Women's Helix Pant









Womens Light Hike Hydroshell Jacket

Berghaus Womens Light Hike Hydroshell Jacket


Womens Tyndrum Stripe Hooded Jacket

Berghaus Womens Tyndrum Stripe Hooded Jacket

Womens Beam Stripe T - Shirt

Berghaus Womens Beam Stripe T - Shirt

Womens Explorer Eco Zip Off Pant 

Berghaus Womens Explorer Eco Zip Off Pant


Mens Light Trek Hydroshell Jacket

Berghaus Mens Light Trek Hydroshell Jacket

Mens Explorer Eco Short

Berghaus Mens Explorer Eco Short 

Mens Salisbury SS Shirt

Berghaus Mens Salisbury SS Shirt


Verra Womens Sandals

Teva Verra Womens Sandals

Tirra Womens Sandals

Teva Tirra Womens Sandals

Terra Fi 4 Mens Sandals

Teva Terra Fi 4 Mens Sandals


Tanza Leather Mens Sandals

Teva Tanza Leather Mens Sandals


Koven Mid WP Womens Walking Boots

Keen Koven Mid WP Womens Walking Boots

Koven WP Womens Shoes

Keen Koven WP Womens Shoes


Targhee II Mid Mens Walking Boots

Keen Targhee II Mid Mens Walking Boots






Targhee II Mens Shoes

Keen Targhee II Mens Shoes


Tell us what you think of some of our new spring/summer stock and if we are missing something??

Lots more to look at on our website

Posted on 2nd April, 2015 by Breaking Free Ltd

Eagle Creek Lync System

Eagle Creek Lync System

How It Works


The EC Lync System is an ultra-lightweight rolling bag that converts to a backpack (or duffel) and then collapses and stows away into a small stuff bag. Durability tested to the max, this bag is built tough for the road ahead and covered by the No Matter What Warranty.


Multiple Ways to Carry

Versatility refined. The 20, 22 and 26 convert from a rolling bag to a backpack, and the 29 comes with a shoulder strap so you can carry it as a duffel. When you're done using it, disassemble and store it away in its small stuff sac.

All of this. In here.

Stow > Lync > Go

Patent-pending technology gives this bag ultra-collapsibility and disassembly for easy storage and flexible travel options. From small stuff sack to full-size travel bag, you can stow it, roll it, or carry it.


 EC Lync™ System 26 / 62L

EC Lync System 22 / 43 L

Select a Size:

20 / 36L   29 / 74L
4 lb 9 oz
Bag without Frame:
1 lb 14 oz
2625 cu in


The EC Lync System was crafted using durable, ultra-light, and water-resistant fabrics. The removable lightweight aluminum frame, removable shoulder straps, and ExpandStand all lend to the ultra-light design concept.

eagle creek lync durability 


Explore the Durability:

  • #10 self-repairing lockable zippers
  • Highly abrasion-resistant fabrics
  • Large diameter aluminum tubes for impact resistance
  • Flex frame and ExpandStand for impact absorption
  • Over-sized treaded wheels
  • No Matter What Warranty


Perfecting the right combination of materials and fabrics with a high strength-to-weight ratio, we chose the absolute best for optimum durability in a lightweight package. Designed with a large-diameter aluminum frame and put through the rigors of relentless testing, the EC Lync System is covered by the No Matter What Warranty.

Available here at Breaking Free, THE LYNC SYSTEM 20 & 22 in Graphite.

Posted on 7th March, 2015 by Breaking Free Ltd

Competition Time

Competition Time here @ Breaking Free

Upload your best outdoor photo on our page for a chance to win a Helly Hansen Duffel Bag 90L in Arctic Grey.

Please don't forget to share & like our page.

Winner will be announced on the 2nd March 2015.

Posted on 7th February, 2015 by Breaking Free Ltd

Top 5 Must Have Gifts

Top 5 Must Have Gifts for the Outdoor Enthusiast

Choosing the right gifts for the right outdoor activities can be a challenge.

As most walkers already got all the essentials it makes it even harder to get the right gift.

Here are our top 5 gift ideas for all walkers and hikers:




1. Walking Poles

Walking poles, allow your arms to help propel you forward and upward whether walking on flat ground or up steep hills, poles can help to increase your average speed. Walking Poles reduce the impact on your legs, knees, ankles, and feet.


Leki Trail Anti Shock  Mountain King Trail Blaze

 2. Head Torches

Light up your evenings with a hands-free no fuss Petzl head torch. Choose from a wide range of Petzl head torchers which will enable you to see what you're doing, even in the darkest of conditions.

Petzl Tikka+ 2014 Head TorchPetzl TacTikka+ RGB 2014     

3. Emergency Phone Chargers


Emergency Phone chargers that charge your portable device on the move without the need for mains power. The Pebble Smartstick is small and light enough to carry around in your bag, or clip on your rucksack.

Pebble SmartstickPower Traveller Powermonkey Discovery

4. Emergency Blanket

A lightweight, compact blanket which, when wrapped around the body, reflects over 80% of radiated body heat to provide personal protection in the event of an accident, trauma or unexpected exposure to extreme cold.

Lifesystems Thermal Blanket                          Heatsheets Emergency Bivvy          Lifesystems Mountain Survival Bag

5. Water Bottles

 Water bottles that is versatile enough to keep your drinks hot or cold. Water bottles that is versatile enough to keep your drinks hot or cold, choose from the wide variety that suites each walker’s needs.

Chilly\'s Bottle       Lifeventure SS Bottles                 Klean Kanteen Wide insulated 473mlPlatypus Softbottle 1L  Closure Cap

Please let us know if you have any great gift ideas that you think will fit in with our top 5.


Posted on 3rd December, 2014 by Breaking Free Ltd

Christmas Gifts for Her & Him


Christmas Gifts for Her & Him  


Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?

Well time to start thinking about it as Christmas is only 35 days away.

You can buy your gifts online at or pop in buy them in person here at Breaking Free.

Ideal Christmas presents for the outdoor enthusiast….

For Her


Camelbak Helena 22                                                                              

Camelbak Helena 22  

Healthy Back Microfibre Baglett Large

Healthy Back Microfibre Baglett Large

 The North Face Women’s Durango Hoodie

The North Face Womens Durango Hoodie



The North Face Women’s Nuptse PThe North Face Women’s Nuptse Purna        

The North Face Womens Nuptse Purna

Salomon Women’s Icetown Jacket

Salomon Womens Icetown Jacket

Grisport Blue Spot Wellingtons

Grisport Blue Spot Wellingtons

Berghaus Women’s Freeflow II 30

Berghaus Womens Freeflow II 30

Berghaus Women’s Glissade III Jacket

Berghaus Womens Glissade III Jacket

Silva EX30 Connect Pedometer

 Silva EX30 Connect Pedometer


For Him


Salomon Men’s Discovery HZ Midlayer                                                                       

Salomon Mens Discovery HZ Midlayer

Berghaus Men’s Tulach Fleece

Berghaus Mens Tulach Fleece

Rab Men’s Neutrino Down Jacket

Rab Mens Neutrino Down Jacket

Suunto Vector

Suunto Vector

Power Traveller Solarmonkey Adventurer

Power Traveller Solarmonkey Adventurer

Petzl Tikka XP 2014 Head Torch

Petzl Tikka XP 2014 Head Torch

Light My Fire Scout Model

Light My Fire Scout Model

Camelbak Octane XCT

Camelbak Octane XCT

Eagle Creek Convertabrief

Eagle Creek Convertabrief


Enjoy your Christmas shopping

Posted on 20th November, 2014 by Breaking Free Ltd

Ski Clothing In Store Now

Ski Clothing in Store Now

Are you planning a ski holiday over the Christmas months?

Look no further as we offer a superb selection of Ski Jackets and Pants from Salomon

10% cheaper than normal RRP.

We also stock a wide range of ski accessories.

Salomon Women’s Fantasy Jacket

RRP £240

Breaking Free £216

 The Salomon Fantasy Jacket is stylish and functional so ideal for on or off the piste. It has a removable hood, a whole bunch of venting and all the pockets you need for a day on the slopes, including a goggle stash and lift pass holder on the left arm.




Salomon Men’s Fantasy Jacket

RRP £240

Breaking Free £216


The Fantasy Jacket from Salomon has been revamped for this season, so it has more technical performance and your still looking good on the slopes.

 Please note that the Union Blue Jacket got a red pocket zip not a black one as on the photographer.



Salomon Women’s Icetown Jacket

RRP £300

Breaking Free £270

The Icetown Jacket from Salomon is a gorgeous new piece to the range, its insulated with down, has a fur-lined collar and all the other benefits of a ski jacket to go with it.




Salomon Men’s Icetown Jacket

RRP £ 300

Breaking Free £ 270

The Icetown Jacket from Salomon is a new piece to their range this season, it is insulated with down so is lovely and warm but still has all the latest technology.




Salomon Women’s Brillant Pant

RRP £160

Breaking Free £129

The Salomon Womens Brilliant Pant is a brand new design to Salomon and is using all the latest technology.

The Brilliant pant is an active fit and the 60g of lighweight actiloft insulation will keep you looking good and feeling warm on the coldest of days on the mountain.




Salomon Men’s Brilliant Pant

RRP 180

Breaking Free £162

 Salomon Brilliant Pant offers an active fit, light insulation, with external leg vents and a cargo pocket on the thigh.




Ski Accessories


The Tactile is a  new Softshell glove by Salomon-it has just the right level of  waterproof protection and warmth. A progressive style and clever pockets.


This warm and waterproof Salomon Fantasy glove is designed for cozy comfort. With an adjustable extended cuff to keep snow out.



The Flat Spin 2 Beanie is a trendy style and a longer fit, make this reversible beanie an ideal choice for freeskiers

The Salomon Diamond 2 Beannie is a chunky fashionable cable knit beanie with a fleece lining for extra warmth



Shop online or pop in store to kit yourself out with our help here at Breaking, lots more to choose from.

Posted on 13th November, 2014 by Breaking Free Ltd