Osprey FlapJack Men’s Courier Shoulder Bag Review

The Osprey Brand was started in 1974 with the aim of providing custom-fitted backpacks to travelers. Today, the company is one of the largest in the market and they strive to provide create innovative and high performance gear that showcase their devotion to the outdoors. Anyway, enough about the manufacturer, let’s now take a look at what is perhaps one of their most distinguished product, the Osprey FlapJack Men’s Courier Shoulder Bag.


Osprey FlapJack Men's Courier Shoulder Bag

Style is what comes to mind first whenever I see the Osprey FlapJack Men’s Courier Shoulder Bag. The bag has a unique visage to it that no other bag can quite match. Beautifully crafted and with keen attention to detail, the FlapJack is without doubt one of the best looking courier bags around. Aside from looks, the bag also packs quite a punch, when it comes to features. Let’s take a closer look at it.


Like any other Osprey Product, the FlapJack is one well-built bag. Their keen attention to detail, superior stitching and quality material will please anyone with an eye for that. This is mostly attributed to the Osprey standard that we’ve come to expect from all their products.

Polyester Fabric Material

Known to take a beating, the bag’s material will pretty much take anything you throw at it. On top of that, the fabric has reflective accents regardless of color which make the bag really stand out when outside. The reflective hints along a blinker patch also help when bike commuting.


Osprey FlapJack Men's Courier Shoulder Bag top view

The bag boasts of a full length flap over construction complete with quick-release snap closures for quick access to your stuff. The flap opens to reveal a spacious interior as described below.

It may not look like it, especially when viewing pics on the internet but the FlapJack has a lot of space. It comes with a large roomy main pocket and comes with a padded slot big enough to fit a 17-inch laptop or manila folders. You also get smaller zippered front pocket perfect for holding your smartphone, iPad or tablet. An internal mesh perfect is included to help your organize your smaller gear sorted. Finally, the rest unstructured space can be used to hold your jacket or other large items.

Adjustable Strap

The bag’s strap is padded with silicone print for extra grip. Ergonomically designed, the strap rests comfortably on your shoulder and evenly distributes weight on your back enabling you to travel longer without the need to change shoulders.

Interchangeable Webbing Straps

Osprey FlapJack Men's messenger bag

Bored of your bags current look? The FlapJack comes with 3 interchangeable webbing straps which you can easily change to give your bag a much needed fresh look in case you don’t like the current one.

Padded Grab Handle

Leaving in a hurry? With this bag, thanks to a padded grab handle you don’t have to worry about hurting your hand.

Final Thoughts

Unbelievably priced just under $xx, the Osprey FlapJack Men’s Courier Shoulder Bag manages to impress by bringing something fresh to the table. If style is your thing and you definitely want the convenience the bag comes with, then this bag is for you. 

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