Podium Backpack


£ 149.00

Podium Small Commuter Backpack

The best small rucksack for commuters  Evening Standard Top Pick: “The Best Bag for Work: Combining high-tech features with a streamline design, say hello to the commuter’s dream” The Podium small commuter backpack is a compact bag designed for your daily wear. 3-way carry design allows you to carry it the way you like; as a backpack, a briefcase or a shoulder bag. Pack your laptop, valuables and other daily items inside, with a separate garment sleeve for a change of clothes. Like all Stolt commuter backpacks, it has an expandable pocket for extra space and a hide-away strap system.

  • Breathable mesh and anti-microbial treatment that combats sweat, odour and rain – plus a separate kit bag to store laundry away from clean clothes.
  • The ultimate small commuter bag with up to 13L of space including a 15” laptop compartment, garment sleeve and expandable section.
  • Convert your backpack to a briefcase or crossover bag with our 3-way carry system – simply tuck straps away to change up the design.
  • Guaranteed comfort with padded, adjustable straps make this the best small commuter backpack for runners and cyclists.

Podium small commuter backpack in black

  • Dimensions 28cm x 41cm x 11cm  – 10 litres expand to 13 litres
  • Black small commuter backpack perfect for work and to wear as a day pack
  • Padded and secure laptop pocket to carry devices up to 15”
  • 3-way shield and water repellent treatment to combat rain, sweat and odour
  • Hide-away strap mechanism to convert the bag from a backpack to a briefcase
  • Removable strap for shoulder-carry
  • Ergonomic design with a padded back panel and breathable mesh
  • High quality, durable 500D nylon and YKK zippers
  • Small pockets on the waist straps for active commuters
  • Expandable compartment for shoes and other bigger items
  • Built-in garment sleeve with a folding card to help pack your clothes neatly
  • High-visibility rain cover to keep you visible in the dark

Ultimate small commuter bag

Pack smart with the Podium. This backpack might be small but it fits all the essential items you need for your active commuter lifestyle. A padded and secure laptop pocket carries devices up to 15” whilst an expandable compartment stores shoes and bigger items. Keep a change of clothes neatly packed in a built-in garment sleeve, with room for small personal items inside and within waist strap pockets on access on the move.

Carry it three ways

The Stolt Podium can be carried in three different styles making it the most versatile commuter bag on the market. Go classic backpack on the move, switch it up to a business briefcase or keep it casual with a removable shoulder strap. The choice is yours. The hide-away strap mechanism means you can convert your bag in seconds; perfect for work, commuting or a night out on the town.

Podium Business Set Black

Where tech meets style

The ergonomic design of the Podium small commuter bag is a commuter’s dream. With our innovative 3-way shield fabric treatment, this water repellent backpack combats rain, sweat and odour. Keeping your belongings clean and dry no matter the weather. With the hide-away strap system it transforms from a technical running backpack into an office bag or suitcase. Plus it’s lightweight material with padded back mesh makes it super comfortable to move with.



Stolt Alpha is our original design, perfect for both daily use and overnight business trips with a capacity of 20 litres (25 litres when using the expandable compartment). Podium is classified more as a day pack that fits your daily essentials. It’s a small commuter bag with a 10 litre capacity (expanding to 13 litres) and some additional features including our ‘3 way carry system’ meaning that it can be carried as a backpack, briefcase or a shoulder bag. The Stolt Podium also has its own internal built-in sleeve that fits a shirt and trousers. Please note that the garment box doesn’t fit inside Stolt Podium.

All Stolt bags are designed for active professionals. But the Podium is the best small rucksack for commuters who only need a bag for day to day life. Its compact size makes it light and comfortable to run, bike or walk with, whilst still having enough space to store all your necessities.

Padded, adjustable straps ensure optimum comfort, with padded mesh back panels that provide airflow on hot days. Our signature anti-microbial material combats sweat, rain and odour meaning your bag stays fresher for longer. You’ll also receive a gym bag with the same treatment, keeping any smells from your sports kit at bay.

Most deliveries within the UK take no more than 3 days. Outside the UK deliveries normally take around 7-10 days.

We offer free delivery on all UK orders and free delivery on all international orders over £100.

Items should be returned within 90 days of their delivery date and in their original packaging. Please see our Returns and Refunds page.

Please email us at info@stoltrunning.com for a return address and label.