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NEW 2019

Checkpoint AL 3

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£1,000.00 Model 24969

Checkpoint AL 3 may be the introductory gravel bike in the line-up, but it's packed with features that make it a worthy choice for new and experienced gravel grinders alike, like a lightweight aluminium frame, Shimano drivetrain, thru axles, Tubeless Ready wheels and disc brakes for better braking power in all weather conditions.

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It's right for you if...

You've heard about the new frontier of gravel riding and want to dip your toes into the grit with an affordable, capable ride that can meet your all-road adventure aspirations and also function as your daily commuter.

The tech you get

A 200 Series Alpha Aluminium frame with massive tyre clearance, a carbon disc fork, 12 mm thru-axles, a 2x9 Shimano Sora drivetrain, mudguard and rack mounts, Tektro mechanical disc brakes for all-weather stopping power, Tubeless Ready wheels and 700x32 Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite tyres.

The final word

A rugged all-road ride for gravel adventures, daily commutes, touring and more! Checkpoint AL 3 gives you all the capability of a true gravel bike at a price that leaves cash in your pocket for camp site fees, race entries and post-adventure fun.

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  1. This bike is exceedingly versatile and suited to a wide variety of riding styles, including gravel rides, bikepacking and daily commutes
  2. Massive tyre clearance means you can use tyres up to 38c for extra traction and stability in any condition
  3. Mounts on the seat tube and both sides of the down tube make it easy to carry extra gear and water
  4. Internal routing protects your cables, even when the gravel gets muddy


Features

Specifications

  • Frameset

    Frame
    Alpha 200 series aluminium, tapered head-tube, BB86.5, flat-mount disc brakes, 12mm thru-axle, internal cable routing, w/rack mounts and hidden fender mounts
    Fork
    Checkpoint carbon disc, tapered steerer, flat-mount disc brakes, rack mounts, hidden mudguard mounts, 12 mm thru axle
  • Wheels

    Front hub
    Formula alloy disc, 12 mm thru-axle, 24h
    Rear hub
    Formula alloy disc, 12 mm thru-axle, 24h
    Rims
    Bontrager Affinity, Tubeless Ready, 24h
    Tyres
    Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite, 700x32c
    Max tyre size
    38c Bontrager tyres (with at least 4 mm of clearance to frame)
  • Drivetrain

    Shifters
    Shimano Sora, 9-speed
    Front derailleur
    Shimano Sora
    Rear derailleur
    Shimano Sora
    Crank
    Shimano Sora, 50/34 (compact)
    Bottom bracket
    Sealed cartridge
    Cassette
    Shimano Sora, 11-32, 9-speed
    Chain
    Shimano Sora
    Pedals
    Not included
  • Components

    Saddle
    Bontrager Arvada Comp, steel rails
    Seatpost
    Bontrager-Approved, alloy, 27.2 mm
    Handlebar
    Bontrager Comp VR-C, 31.8 mm
    Grips
    Bontrager tape
    Stem
    Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm, 7-degree, w/computer and light mounts
    Head set
    Integrated, cartridge bearing, sealed, 1-1/8˝ top, 1.5˝ bottom
    Brake set
    Tektro C550 Spyre, dual-piston mechanical disc brake, 160mm rotor
  • Weight

    Weight
    56cm – 10.44 kg/23.01 lbs
    Weight limit
    This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider and cargo) of 125 kg (275 lb).
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Sizing & fit

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Rider Height

Inseam

All measurements provided in cm unless otherwise stated.

Frame size number A — Seat tube B — Seat tube angle C — Head tube length D — Head angle E — Effective top tube F — Bottom bracket height G — Bottom bracket drop H — Chainstay length I — Offset J — Trail K — Wheelbase L — Standover M — Frame reach N — Frame stack
49 cm 44 75.0° 10 71.4° 51.8 27.7 7.8 43 50 6.6 100.5 72.3 37.3 54.1
52 cm 47.5 74.0° 12 71.7° 53.7 27.7 7.8 43 50 64.6 101.1 75.5 37.6 56.1
54 cm 50 73.5° 13.5 71.8° 54.8 27.9 7.6 43 50 6.4 101.8 77.5 37.8 57.4
56 cm 52.5 73.0° 15 72.2° 56 27.9 7.6 43 50 6.1 102.1 79.4 38 59
58 cm 54.8 73.0° 17 72.3° 56.8 28.1 7.4 43 50 6.1 102.8 81.6 38.2 60.7
61 cm 56.7 73.0° 20 72.6° 58.1 28.1 7.4 43 50 5.9 103.9 83.7 38.6 63.7

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