TREK CHECKPOINT AL 3

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

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 Aluminum frame with massive tire clearance, a carbon disc fork, 12mm thru axles, a 2x9 Shimano Sora drivetrain, fender and rack mounts, Tektro mechanical disc brakes for all-weather stopping power, Tubeless Ready wheels, and 700x32 Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite tires.

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.

Specifications

*spec applies to all sizes unless otherwise noted

Frameset

Frame

200 Series Alpha Aluminum, tapered head tube, Control Freak internal routing, rack & fender mounts, flat mount disc, 142x12mm thru axle

Fork

Checkpoint carbon, tapered alloy steerer, rack & fender mounts, flat mount disc, 12x100mm thru axle

Wheels

Front hub

Formula RX-512 alloy, 6-bolt, 100x12mm thru axle

Rear hub

Formula RX-142 alloy, 6-bolt, Shimano 11-speed freehub, 142x12mm thru axle

Rim

Bontrager Affinity Disc, Tubeless Ready, 24-hole, 21mm width, presta valve

Spokes

14g aero stainless steel, black

Tire

Bontrager R1 Hard-Case Lite, wire bead, 60 tpi, 700x32c

Drivetrain

Shifter

Shimano Sora R3000, 9 speed

Front derailleur

Shimano Sora R3000, 31.8mm clamp

Rear derailleur

Shimano Sora R3000, mid cage, 34T max cog

*Crank

Size: 44
Shimano Sora R3000, 50/34 (compact), 165mm length

Size: 49, 52, 54, 56
Shimano Sora R3000, 50/34 (compact), 170mm length

Size: 58, 61
Shimano Sora R3000, 50/34 (compact), 175mm length

Bottom bracket

Shimano RS500, 68mm, threaded external

Cassette

Shimano Sora HG400, 11-32, 9 speed

Chain

Shimano Sora HG53, 9 speed

Components

Saddle

Bontrager Arvada Comp, steel rails, 138mm width

*Seatpost

Size: 44, 49
Bontrager Comp, 6061 alloy, 27.2mm, 8mm offset, 250mm length

Size: 52, 54, 56, 58, 61
Bontrager Comp, 6061 alloy, 27.2mm, 8mm offset, 330mm length

*Handlebar

Size: 44
Bontrager Comp VR-C, alloy, 31.8mm, 100mm reach, 124mm drop, 38cm width

Size: 49, 52
Bontrager Comp VR-C, alloy, 31.8mm, 100mm reach, 124mm drop, 40cm width

Size: 54, 56
Bontrager Comp VR-C, alloy, 31.8mm, 100mm reach, 124mm drop, 42cm width

Size: 58, 61
Bontrager Comp VR-C, alloy, 31.8mm, 100mm reach, 124mm drop, 44cm width

Handlebar tape

Bontrager Supertack Perf tape

*Stem

Size: 44
Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm, Blendr compatible, 7 degree, 70mm length

Size: 49
Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm, Blendr compatible, 7 degree, 80mm length

Size: 52, 54
Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm, Blendr compatible, 7 degree, 90mm length

Size: 56, 58
Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm clamp, Blendr compatible, 7 degree, 100mm length

Size: 61
Bontrager Elite, 31.8mm clamp, Blendr compatible, 7 degree, 110mm length

Headset

FSA Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8'' top, 1.5'' bottom

Brake

Tektro C550 mechanical disc brake, dual piston, flat mount, 160mm rotor

Weight

56 - 10.50 kg / 23.15 lbs

Weight limit

This bike has a maximum total weight limit (combined weight of bicycle, rider, and cargo) of 275 pounds (125 kg).

We reserve the right to make changes to the product information contained on this site at any time without notice, including with respect to equipment, specifications, models, colors, and materials.

Bike and frame weights are based off Trek pre-production painted frames at time of publication. Weights may vary in final production.

 

TREK CHECKPOINT AL 3
Sizes & Colors In Stock 54 56
BLACK No Yes
green Yes No
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Price: $1,149.99
  This item is not permitted to be shipped, however it can be purchased by phone and picked up at your convenience — Call to Order: (800) 877-7025

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