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The Spring 2023
G5 Gravel Bike Build


This Trek Checkpoint SL 6 with Rival AXS - 54cm - Crimson/Carbon Red Smoke gravel bike

COULD BE YOURS! And you support the G5 Trail Collective!

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2023 Spring G5 Bike Build

The Story

The G5 Trail Collective is proud to partner with some of the best brands in the business to bring this dream build to life! Help us turn this bike into cash so we can buy tools, materials, and other supplies that keep the trails you love running right! Take this to the gravel roads and on all your adventures! We thank Trek Bicycles of Asheville for donating this top-notch high performance bike to help generate fundraising efforts, and to our other partners, Cane Creek Cycling Components, FOX, Industry Nine, and Rockgeist for donating products that take this bike to a whole new level (and that's one-of-a-kind)!

With a value of over $9,500, check out the details of this amazing build:

Frame: Trek Checkpoint SL 6 with Rival AXS - 54cm - Crimson/Carbon Red Smoke - 500 Series OCLV Carbon, IsoSpeed, internal cable routing, downtube storage door, 3S chain keeper, T47 BB, rack and fender mounts, integrated frame bag mounts, flat mount disc, dropper post compatible, 142x12mm thru axle.

Fork #1: FOX 32 Taper Cast, Performance Elite, Black, 40mm travel, 44mm offset, Fit 4 damper, 100x12mm thru axle.*

Fork #2: Trek Checkpoint, full carbon, tapered carbon steerer, rack mounts, fender mounts, flat mount disc, 100x12mm thru axle.*

Wheels: Industry Nine 1/1 Ultralight Carbon Gravel, SRAM XD-R driver, 4º engagement, 24 J bend spokes, 25mm internal width carbon rims.

Cranks: Cane Creek eeWings All-Road titanium, 172.5 length, 30mm spindle, Aluminum preload adjustment, SRAM 3 bolt chainring compatible.

Chainring: WolfTooth direct mount, Elliptical, 40t, SRAM Flattop AXS compatible.

Bottom Bracket: Wheels Manufacturing, T47A, 30mm compatible.

Tires: Bontrager, TR1 Team issue, tubeless ready, aramid bead, 120tpi, 700x40c.

Shifters: SRAM Rival eTap AXS, 12 speed.

Rear derailleur: SRAM Rival XPLR eTap AXS, 44T max cog.

Cassette: SRAM XG-1251, 10-44, 12 speed.

Chain: SRAM Rival, 12 speed, Flattop AXS.

Brakes: SRAM Rival, hydraulic disc, flat mount.

Rotors: SRAM Paceline, 160mm.

Stem: Bontrager Pro, 31.8, Blendr compatible, 7º rise, 80mm.

Handlebar: Bontrager Elite Gravel, 42cm.

Seatpost: Bontrager carbon, 27.2, 8º offset, 330mm

Saddle: Bontrager Verse Comp, 145mm.

Additional goodies include:

Rockgeist custom-designed frame bag and custom bolt-on top tube bag & more surprises from our community partners!

This bike is perfect for the all-arounder, but with exceptional performance added to it, thanks to our local friends at Trek, Cane Creek, Industry Nine, and FOX. Don't miss your chance to help out the G5 Trail Collective raise dollars for more trails and get a chance to win this incredible custom bike build. More tickets = more chances to win!

Special thanks to Chad Schoenauer of the Old Fort Bike Shop for building this beautiful beast with his caring, experienced hands! We are so grateful for the support of our local bike mechanic. Go see him when you're in Old Fort!

*the bike will be built using the FOX fork, but the winner will also receive the Trek fork!

Meet The 2023 Spring G5 Bike!

Built by Chad Schoenauer

at the Old Fort Bike Shop

59 Commerce St Suite A, Old Fort, NC 28762

2023 Spring G5 Bike Build
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