Privacy Policy

Amazon Affiliate Disclamer

“ is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to” makes use of affiliate relationships with merchants for monetization. This means when you click on links to various merchants on this site and make a purchase, we may receive a small percentage of the purchase price as a referral fee. is never directly compensated to provide opinions on products, services, websites, and various other topics. The opinions and views expressed on this website are purely those of the authors. We have chosen to only recommend products and services on that we use, have used, would use, or have thoroughly researched.

If we claim or appear to be experts on a particular topic, product, or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

Riders and readers come here for advice, help and support. We take our responsibility as an affiliate very seriously.

Privacy Policy & Cookies

Our site uses Google Analytics to help analyze and understand how users navigate it. The tools use “cookies” (small text files placed on your computer) to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form (including IP address), which is transmitted to Google. You can choose to opt out of Google Analytics as a whole here.

We will never (and will not allow any third party to) use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of visitors to our site. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data, and neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user.

In layman’s terms, any and all information we collect will be used for analytical purposes only.

Why Do We Tell You this

First Checkpoint is a website for riders by riders. We believe in honesty and transparency. If we cannot trust ourselves, who can we trust? Thank you for trusting us!