2024 1120 Frame Set

£1,150.00
Dispatched between 8th Mar and 11th Mar, if ordered before 2:00pm today.
Part Number:

5268672

GTIN/UPC:

601842677292

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The 1120 frame set is a bike-packer's dream. The rugged all-terrain frame is made for 29+ tyres, has loads of mounts for gear and can run a dropper post. Build it up exactly as you want, and explore the most extreme countryside destinations in the farthest reaches of the world.

You live for freedom, value self-reliance and want to build up an outstanding bikepacking and off-road touring bike that'll take you places other bikes simply can't.

Aluminium frame with adjustable rear horizontal sliding dropouts, mounts for our proprietary rack system, and internal derailleur and dropper post routing. Plus, an FSA headset. Made for Boost148 29er wheels and 12 mm thru axles.

This is the frame to get if you want to build a bike for big adventures. Every part of 1120 is made for better bikepacking and built to take on the burliest trails you can find.
- This boundary-expanding bike is ready to be spec'd for however you love to adventure
- Our 1120 rack and durable harness system (sold separately) make it easy to secure 8L bags on the rear rack and additional gear up front for the best packing balance
- So many mounting features let you set up your ideal expedition ride as you see fit
- It's also an outstanding mountain bike - if you're looking to tear up some singletrack, just pull off the racks
- The horizontal sliding dropout lets you dial in your geometry and easily converts to singlespeed if your derailleur busts out in the wild


Gravel Bike Buying Guide

Gravel bikes have exploded in popularity over the last few years. There are now dozens of gravel bike events around the UK and a growing number of long distance cycling routes designed with gravel bikes in mind. In this gravel bike buying guide we’ll take you through the main things to consider when picking a gravel bike.

What’s the appeal of a gravel bike?

The main appeal of gravel bikes is versatility,. You can use them on normal roads but they’ll also work great on forest roads, old railway lines and farm tracks. So you can go for a ride off-road, avoiding cars and traffic, but link it with sections of tarmac as well. Of course you can do this on a mountain bike but a gravel bike will generally be faster and lighter. This also means you can cover some big distances when touring. A lot of gravel bike riders are road cyclists who want to get away from traffic.

As gravel bikes often get used for touring and bikepacking most will come with mounting points for bags. This luggage capacity combined with speed, and ability to handle mixed surfaces, means that gravel bikes are also extremely popular for commuting on.


Read our full gravel bike buying guide

Are Gravel Bikes Good for Commuting?

Gravel bikes are very popular for commuting. We sell lots of them on the cycle to work scheme. One of our biggest stores for gravel bike sales is our Greenwich shop in London. They're mainly selling them for commuting around central London on. We’re going to run you through the pros and cons of commuting on a gravel bike and answer the question ‘are gravel bikes good for commuting?’

The Pros of Commuting on a Gravel Bike

Gravel bikes are fast, nearly as quick as a standard road bike. They are certainly quicker on the road than most mountain bikes and many hybrids. That means you can get to work, and home, in the shortest time possible. But what makes gravel bikes so good for commuting is that they are extremely versatile. They can be ridden on tarmac, cycle paths, old railway lines, canal towpaths, and even off-road trails. So, it’s easy to mix it up on your commute and avoid traffic.

Another big advantage of commuting on a gravel bike is that they're generally more comfortable than road bikes. This is because they have wider tyres and longer wheelbases, which results in a smoother and more stable ride. So you don’t get bounced around as much on rough roads. Most gravel bikes have a fairly upright riding position which makes it easier to see what’s going on in traffic. The combination of stable handling and the comfortable riding position is a massive confidence boost for the rider, especially on wet roads.


Read more about the pros and cons of gravel bikes for commuting

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Trek made their first bikes in 1976 in a barn in Wisconsin. Now they’re one of the biggest bike brands in the world. Trek bikes cover everything from professional-level road and mountain bike race bikes to commuters, hybrids and kids bikes. There is a strong heritage of racing at Trek and many Trek bikes have a strong race influence. They take a very scientific approach to researching bike and human performance and then make the fastest and most efficient bikes they can.

It doesn’t stop their attention and passion for cycling flows through everything they do. Since the 1990s, Trek has supported Places for Bikes. Places for Bikes is an advocacy organisation in the USA that gets more people on bikes more often! Places for Bikes ethos falls in line with the companies mission statement to:

Build only products we love. Provide incredible hospitality to our customers, and change the world by getting more people on bikes.

Colours MATTE NAUTICAL NAVY
Sizes M, S, XL
Brand Trek
Model Year 2024
Barcodes 601842677292, 601842677308, 601842677322
SKUs / Part Numbers 5268672, 5268673, 5268675

Please note: Manufacturers can sometimes change the specification of the products from time to time.

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