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.
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.
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.
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.
- This bike is exceedingly versatile and suited to a wide variety of riding styles, including gravel rides, bikepacking and daily commutes
- Massive tyre clearance means you can use tyres up to 38 c for extra traction and stability in any conditions
- Mounts on the seat tube and both sides of the down tube make it easy to carry extra gear and water
- Internal routing protects your cables, even when the gravel gets muddy
|Frame||Size 54, UNI, Aluminium, 200 Series Alpha Aluminium, tapered head tube, Control Freak internal routing, rack and mudguard mounts, flat-mount disc, 142x12 mm thru axle|
|Wheel Size||Front 28|
|Wheel Size||Rear 28|
|Fork||Checkpoint carbon, tapered alloy steerer, rack and mudguard mounts, flat-mount disc, 12x100 mm thru axle|
|Gears||DERAILLEUR, Shimano, 1 Gears|
|Wheels||UNKNOWN, Bontrager Affinity Disc, Tubeless Ready, 24-hole, 21 mm width, Presta valve Formula RX-512 alloy, 6-bolt, 100x12 mm thru axle Formula RX-142 alloy, 6-bolt, Shimano 11-speed freehub, 142x12 mm thru axle|
|Shifters||SHIMANO, Shimano Sora R3000, 9-speed // Shimano Sora R3000, 9-speed,|
|Front Brake||VH, Tektro C550 mechanical disc brake, dual piston, flat-mount, 160 mm rotor // Tektro C550 mechanical disc brake, dual piston, flat-mount, 160 mm rotor, Rim brake (calliper) with hydraulic actuation|
|Rear Brake||VH, Tektro C550 mechanical disc brake, dual piston, flat-mount, 160 mm rotor // Tektro C550 mechanical disc brake, dual piston, flat-mount, 160 mm rotor, Rim brake (calliper) with hydraulic actuation|
|Front Derailleur||SHIMANO, Shimano Sora R3000, 31.8 mm clamp|
|Crankset||SHIMANO, Shimano Sora R3000, 50/34 (compact), 170 mm length Prowheel PW-BB73+, 68/73 mm, threaded external|
|Chain||SHIMANO, Shimano Sora HG53, 9-speed|
|Headset||FSA, FSA Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom|
|Handlebar||BONTRAGER, Bontrager Comp VR-C, alloy, 31.8 mm, 100 mm reach, 124 mm drop, 42 cm width|
|Stem||BONTRAGER, Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm, Blendr-compatible, 7-degree, 90 mm length|
|Bartape / Grips||BONTRAGER|
|Saddle||BONTRAGER, Bontrager Arvada Comp, steel rails, 138 mm width|
|Colours||ERA WHITE, TREK BLACK|
|Sizes||49, 52, 54, 56, 58, 61|
|Barcodes||601479947294, 601479947300, 601479947317, 601479947324, 601479947331, 601479947348, 601479999545, 601479999552, 601479999569, 601479999576, 601479999583, 601479999590|
|SKUs / Part Numbers||574777, 574778, 574779, 574780, 574781, 574782, 579498, 579499, 579500, 579501, 579502, 579503|
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