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Ribble CX AL

The CX AL is a highly versatile all-road bike, it's ideal for those entering the world of cyclocross for the first time but can also be finely tuned to function as a gravel or road bike. With confident handling, lightning-fast acceleration and outstanding traction this is a thoroughbred racing machine.

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CX AL - Shimano Tiagra CX AL - Shimano Tiagra
  • Shimano Tiagra 2 x 10 speed
  • Shimano 34-50T x 11-32T gearing
  • Tektro mechanical disc brakeset
  • Mavic Aksium Disc wheelset
  • Challenge Grifo Comp tyres
  • Prologo Kappa RS saddle
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CX AL - Sram Apex 1x CX AL - Sram Apex 1x
  • SRAM Apex 1 x 11 speed
  • SRAM 42T x 11-42T gearing
  • SRAM Apex hydraulic disc brakeset
  • Mavic Aksium Disc wheelset
  • Challenge Grifo Comp tyres
  • Level 1 6061 Alloy finishing kit
  • Prologo Kappa RS saddle
From: $1,943.00
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CX AL - Shimano 105 CX AL - Shimano 105
  • Shimano 105 2 x 11 speed
  • Shimano 34-50T x 11-32T
  • Shimano 105 hydraulic disc brakes
  • Mavic Aksium disc wheelset
  • Challenge Grifo comp tyres
  • Level 1 6061 Alloy finishing kit
  • Prologo Kappa RS saddle
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CX AL - Winter Sale CX AL - Winter Sale
  • SRAM Rival 1 x 11-speed.
  • SRAM Rival 42T x 11-42T gearing.
  • SRAM Rival hydraulic disc brakeset.
  • Mavic Allroad Disc wheelset.
  • Challenge Grifo Comp tyres.
  • Level 1 alloy finishing kit.
  • Prolgo Kappa RS saddle.
From: $2,738.60
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The CX AL was developed to be a thoroughbred racing machine, a machine loaded with performance features and an uncompromising approach to race day. With its light weight, agility, impressive traction and acceleration the CX AL is built to excel over any terrain.


Light and comfortable enough to make shouldering the bike a simple task when you encounter an obstacle too difficult to ride over. Agile handling to enable faster cornering and with impressive traction to power up the climbs. With a lightweight Aluminium frame and full carbon forks, ample tyre clearance for mud shedding, powerful disc brakes offering total braking control and bolt thru-axles for better steering control the CX AL is an all-terrain bike for all seasons.

Custom Colour

We create the bike, you decide the design. Be bold and bright or stealthy as you like. With millions of combinations, you can make a bike unique to you.

Just select customise after choosing your size.

Your Bike. Your Way

To assist you in selecting the correct size simply find you height below. The graphic below illustrates our recommendations so you can be confident that the size you order will be correct.

5' 2" - 5' 5"
158cm - 165cm
5' 5" - 5' 7"
165cm - 170cm
5' 7" - 5' 10"
170cm - 178cm
5' 9" - 6' 0"
175cm - 183cm
5' 11" - 6' 2"
180cm - 188cm
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Sizing &
Ribble CX AL
Size XS S M L XL
Rider Height 5'2 - 5'5
158 - 165cm
5'4 - 5'7
165 - 170cm
5'7 - 5'10
170 - 178cm
5'9 - 6'0
175 - 183cm
5'11 - 6'2
180 - 188cm
Wheel Size 700C 700C 700C 700C 700C
A - Seat Angle 75.0° 74.5° 74.0° 73.5° 73.3°
B - Top Tube (mm) 520 535 545 565 580
C - Head Angle 71.0° 71.5° 72.0° 72.0° 72.3°
D - Offset(mm) 53 45 45 45 45
E - Head Tube(mm) 110 125 140 160 180
F - BB Drop(mm) 68 68 68 68 68
RC - Chain Stays(mm) 425 425 425 425 425
FC - Front Centre(mm) 588 589 595 605 612
Stack (mm) 530 547 563 582 602
Reach (mm) 378 380 384 387 391
WB - Wheelbase(mm) 1004 1005 1011 1020 1028
G - Seat Tube C-Top (mm) 490 520 540 565 585
I ordered my Ribble CX after shopping around for weeks. I have never bought a bike without trying it out or even seeing it in person beforehand. Initial I was disappointed to find out after placing the order there was at least a 21 working day time scale. The dread of not knowing what I had bought and having to wait for it to come was killing me. From placing the order to receiving the bike was 15 working days. Communicate from Ribble during this time was good.
As for the bike, this is a new addition to my collection. With not knowing much about Cyclocross I chose an entry level bike. I come from a triathlon background. The bike has an aggressive positioning but rides perfectly. The bike is very comfortable but direct and responsive. I have no complains about the bike. It seems too nice to get it dirty!
At delivery of the bike I notice a few very minor visual imperfections. I contacted Ribble immediately and they sorted it all out with ease.
Fantastic bike! Pre sale service in Birmingham was extremely helpful and friendly.
After sale communication was very good.
1 area for improvement would be to give an idea of the expected build time before the purchase is completed. In my case i was only notified that it would take longer than the 2 weeks initially advised 2 days before my completion date. This was rectified quickly and efficiently once raised but an improvement would be to notify customers sooner.
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