Cleary Meerkat 24" 5-Speed Kid's Bike

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The Cleary Meerkat 24" kid's bike with an internally geared system is ready for your on or off-road adventures.

Read our initial thoughts and review of the Cleary Meerkat here.


  • 1020 Alloy Steel Frame with Suspension Corrected Rigid 1020 Alloy Steel Fork  with 1 1/8”  Steer Tube; 28 lbs
  • Sturmey Archer RX-RK5 5 Speed Internally Geared Rear Hub, 19T Sprocket, and 28T chainring 
  • Hydraulic Disc Brakes with 160mm Rotors Front and 140mm Rear
  • Tubeless Compatible rims and Kenda K-Rad 24” x 1.95” Tires 
  • Fender/Rack bosses on frame and fork


Wheel Size 24"
Effective Top Tube 507mm/20"
Actual Top Tube 490mm/19.3"
Head Tube Angle 70 degrees
Seat Tube Angle 73 degrees
Seat Tube Length 305mm/12"
Seat Tube I/D 25.4mm
Bottom Bracket Height 257mm/10.1"
Chain Stay Length 410mm/16.1"
Fork Length 375mm/14.8"
Head Tube Length 90mm/3.54”
Reach Length 363mm/14.3"
Stack Height 458mm/18"
Standover 570mm/22.4"


Frame Cleary Meerkat 24" Multi speed kids MTB frame, 1020 alloy steel tubeset, horizontal dropouts single speed or dertailleur use, with adjuastable disc brake tabs
Fork Cleary suspension corrected 1020 alloy steel fork 1 1/8th steerer tube
Handlebar Cleary custom kids 15mm riser handlebar 600mm width
Stem Cleary 70mm MTB stem 1 1/8" steerer clamp with 25.4mm bar clamp
Headset FSA 1 1/8" threadless with 2 x 5mm spacers and custom Cleary top cap
Grips Cleary kids design for 22.2mm bar 100mm long
Saddle Cleary design mid size vegan leather saddle
Seat Post 28.6mm alloy bolt type
Seatpost Clamp 28.6mm alloy bolt type
Crankset: Cleary custom alloy cranks - square taper alloy forged crankarm 152mm length, 28t steel chainring, with plastic double chainguards
Bottom Bracket FSA sealed bearing 68 x116mm
Pedals VP junior, plastic body with ball bearings and 9/16"axle
Shifter Sturmey Archer DLC-50 5 speed trigger shifter
Rear Derailleur N/A
Chain KMC X-9 9 speed
Cassette Sturmey Archer 19T sprocket with hub
Brake Levers Tektro HD-291 Hydraulic with junior levers
Brake (Front) Tektro HD-291 Hydraulic with 160mm rotor
Brake (Rear) Tektro HD-291 Hydraulic with 140mm rotor
Cable Set Jagwire cable set
Rims Alex DP-21 Tubeless Ready Rim 24" x 1.5" x 28h
Hub (Front) Cleary sealed 6-bolt QR disc hub with Allen type QR
Hub (Rear) Sturmey Archer RX-RK5 5 speed internal rear hub with rotary shifting mechanism
Spokes 14 guage black stainless
Nipples 12mm black brass
Tires Kenda K-Rad, All round tires 24 x 1.9, with Presta tubes


    All Cleary bikes arrive 90% assembled. All you need to do is install the pedals, seatpost, handlebars and front wheel, as outlined in the Cleary Bikes Assembly Manual and seen on our Assembly Videos.


    The Cleary Bikes Lifetime Warranty stands behind each of our bikes for as long as you ride it. Meaning, the original purchaser has a Lifetime Warranty against any and all manufacturer's defects on the bikes. Go ride hard.