Product Knowledge

Are your reservoirs and bottles BPA-free?
Yes! Ultimate Direction’s bottles and gel flasks have always been made with FDA approved Polyethylene, a BPA-free plastic that is soft and squeezable, odorl...
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 4:06 PM
Are your bottles and caps dishwasher safe?
Our bottles and caps certainly are dishwasher safe. To keep them in top shape though, it’s best to avoid a high heat dry cycle.
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 4:07 PM
How do I clean my reservoir?
Cleaning your reservoir regularly is important. Turn the entire unit inside-out for maximum cleaning access, scrub the surface with a mild soap, rinse thoro...
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 4:21 PM
How do I clean my bladder and bite valve?
How to clean bladder: After any type of use with the bladder we recommend soaking and washing it with dish soap and letting it air dry out. Before storing ...
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 4:22 PM
Are your products machine washable?
Yes, our products are machine washable. Hand washing is the safest, but for a machine use the “cool” or “warm” setting (never “hot”) and put it in a garment...
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 4:10 PM
What if my reservoir or soft bottle turns yellow with age?
The Thermo Plastic Urethane film used in reservoirs and soft bottles was chosen because it is very durable, soft, safe, and flexible. It’s also somewhat por...
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 3:18 PM
Which vest is the best option for the race I am running?
While it would be nice to have that one magic vest that is good for any race you are running--one that is not too big, not too small, but just right for all...
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 3:19 PM
Do you have a size chart for your vests?
Women's Vesta Sizing Men's Vest Sizing
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 12:23 PM
Do you have a size chart for women's apparel?
Women's Tops Women's Bottoms
Tue, 9 Mar, 2021 at 12:22 PM
What is the best way to clean my vest?
Let's be real, running, hiking, biking, and exploring outside are dirty activities. If you are out and using your gear, there is going to come a time th...
Wed, 15 Mar, 2023 at 3:20 PM