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Ultraspire Alpha Reviews and Buyer's Guide (Jan 2019)

3.96 based on 31 reviews
Ultraspire Alpha
70% of the Ultraspire Alpha reviews are good or excellent!

Excellent (61%)
Good (9%)
Average (28%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)

Specs across all Alpha models
Weight iconWeight0.8-1.6 oz (0.4-0.7 kg)
Length iconLength8-15 in (20-38 cm)
Width9-15 in (23-38 cm)
Height3-10 in (8-25 cm)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Ultraspire Alpha:

Reviewers like these things about the Ultraspire Alpha

  • Users have noted that the Ultraspire Alpha race vest is built with robust micro-fiber mesh materials to ensure durability.
  • Several users said that its sternum system allows them to move in a full range of motion when worn.
  • Many of the reviewers indicated that it was cleverly designed to provide comfort to the users.
  • Other reviewers noted the presence of small pockets placed in strategic areas on the pack that makes it easy to store and retrieves items such as keys and gels.
  • Reviewers said that its integrated two-liter bladder makes it easy to stay hydrated while running.
  • Testers noted that its holed mesh provides additional comfort and breathability.
  • Other testers said that its moisture wicking design and breathable mesh construction helps the users beat the heat without weighing them down.
  • They also noted that the vest was well-balanced and fully functional.
  • Testers recommended the use of the vest for trail running.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer found that its seams may tend to come apart.
  • Another reviewer noted that its elastic drawcords tend to break off as well.

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Weight iconWeight1.6 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength15 in (38 cm)
Width15 in (38 cm)
Height3 in (8 cm)


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The Ultraspire Alpha ranks #2 compared with the other Ultraspire bags.

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Last updated on January 11, 2019