Checkpoint SL 5 is a carbon gravel bike made for epic all-road adventures. It's built with a full Shimano 105 drive train and hydraulic disc brakes, but the defining feature of this model is the lightweight OCLV Carbon frame with IsoSpeed: a decoupler at the top tube/seat tube junction that provides additional compliance over rough terrain so you can stay stronger for longer.
Chamois or cut-off shorts, bikepacking trip or brutal day of gravel racing ? you're going to ride far, go fast and have a great time. You'd rather spend your money on a lightweight carbon frame than a top-of-the-line drive train, but you still expect your workhorse gravel bike to perform. You want a bike that's both fast and comfortable, and you want endless carrying options for gravel races and everyday adventures.
A 500 Series OCLV Carbon frame with Rear IsoSpeed, powerful flat-mount hydraulic disc brakes, a full 2x11 Shimano 105 group set and 700x40 Bontrager GR1 Team Issue Tubeless Ready gravel tyres. Checkpoint SL 5 also has Control Freak internal cable routing, a Bontrager Elite IsoZone handlebar with foam pads integrated into the tops and drops, 12 mm thru axles, mudguard and rack mounts, and Stranglehold dropouts.
Light, fast, comfortable. Checkpoint SL 5 is a carbon gravel bike that nails this trifecta. A quality group set, massive tyre clearance, options for carrying gear, an OCLV Carbon frame with IsoSpeed and a ride quality that can't be matched.
- The IsoSpeed decoupler cuts down on fatiguing bumps in gravel so you can wander more, reach new places and stay stronger for longer
- This bike is exceedingly versatile and suited to a wide variety of riding styles, including gravel rides, bikepacking and daily commutes
- Extra mounts on the top tube, seat tube and both sides of the down tube make it easy to carry extra gear and water
- Massive tyre clearance means you can use tyres up to 45 c for extra traction and stability in any conditions
- The Stranglehold Dropout makes it easy to fine-tune your geometry or run singlespeed
|Frame||Size 58, UNI, Carbon, 500 Series OCLV Carbon, IsoSpeed, tapered head tube, Control Freak internal routing, 3S chain keeper, BB90, rack and fender mounts, flat-mount disc, horizontal sliding dropouts, 142x12Â mm thru-axle|
|Wheel Size||Front 28|
|Wheel Size||Rear 28|
|Fork||Checkpoint carbon, tapered carbon steerer, rack mounts, mudguard mounts, flat-mount disc, 12x100 mm thru axle|
|Gears||DERAILLEUR, Shimano, 1 Gears|
|Wheels||UNKNOWN, Bontrager Tubeless Ready, 28-hole, 17 mm width, Presta valve Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, CenterLock disc, 100x12 mm thru axle Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, CenterLock disc, Shimano 11-speed freehub, 142x12 mm thru axle|
|Shifters||SHIMANO, Shimano 105 R7020, 11-speed,|
|Front Brake||SH, Shimano 105 hydraulic disc Shimano RT70, CentreLock, 160 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation|
|Rear Brake||SH, Shimano 105 hydraulic disc Shimano RT70, CentreLock, 160 mm, Disc brake with hydraulic actuation|
|Front Derailleur||SHIMANO, Shimano 105 R7000, braze-on|
|Crankset||SHIMANO, Shimano 105 R7000, 50/34 (compact), 175 mm length BB90|
|Chain||SHIMANO, Shimano 105 HG601, 11-speed|
|Headset||FSA, FSA Integrated, sealed cartridge bearing, 1-1/8" top, 1.5" bottom|
|Handlebar||BONTRAGER, Bontrager Elite IsoZone VR-CF, alloy, 31.8 mm, 93 mm reach, 123 mm drop, 44 cm width|
|Stem||BONTRAGER, Bontrager Elite, 31.8 mm clamp, Blendr-compatible, 7-degree, 100 mm length|
|Bartape / Grips||BONTRAGER|
|Saddle||BONTRAGER, Bontrager Montrose Comp, steel rails, 138 mm width|
|Colours||ERA WHITE, GRAVEL|
|Sizes||49, 52, 54, 56, 58, 61|
|Barcodes||601479922598, 601479922604, 601479922611, 601479922628, 601479922635, 601479922642, 601842105115, 601842105122, 601842105139, 601842105146, 601842105153, 601842105160, 601842105238, 601842105245, 601842105252, 601842105269, 601842105276, 601842105283, 601842106839|
|SKUs / Part Numbers||571505, 571506, 571507, 571508, 571509, 571510, 584749, 584751, 584752, 584753, 584754, 584755, 584756, 584763, 584764, 584765, 584766, 584767, 584768|
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