Good report woop
Those paniers of yours what have you put in to give them the permanent hard pannier shape , and what are the straps you use they look very good?
im doing a 6 day 5 night camping ride to Barrington tops 2nd of march if your interested
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright Brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.