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What is a Pannier?


What is a Pannier?

Panniers are mounted alongside a bicycle's wheels.

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Definition: Panniers are bags that are fastened to a rack and hang next to a bicycle’s wheels. Typically sold in pairs, panniers (pronounced “PAN-yers”) can be mounted to front and/or rear wheels. Cyclists use panniers when commuting, bikepacking, running errands and more.

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