Giant Contend 1

2018
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Description

Smooth, fast, and fun. This versatile road bike blends agility and comfort—so you can push the pace and ride more miles.

Designed and developed for aspiring riders looking to elevate their experience on the road, Contend offers responsive acceleration and a more endurance-oriented rider position. Born in Giant’s industry-leading aluminum forging facility, and engineered with ALUXX aluminum technology, it’s a true all-rounder for aspiring road riders.

- ALUXX-grade butted aluminum frame
- Composite fork with alloy OverDrive steerer damps vibrations
- Giant SR-2 wheelset with Giant Gavia AC 2 tubeless tires
- Shimano Sora 9-speed componentry with Tektro rim brakes

Features & Info

Geometry chart

Giant Contend geometry chart

Specifications

Frame
ALUXX-grade aluminum
Fork
Composite with alloy OverDrive steerer
Rims/Wheels
Giant SR-2, Tubeless
Hubs
Giant Tracker Sport Road, [F] 24h, [R] 24h
Spokes
Sapim Leader, 14g
Tires
Giant Gavia AC 2 Tubeless, 700x25, Folding
Crankset
Shimano Sora
Chainrings
50/34
Bottom Bracket
Sealed Cartridge, Threaded
Chain
KMC X9
Front Derailleur
Shimano Sora
Rear Derailleur
Shimano Sora
Cassette/Rear Cogs
Shimano CSHG400 11x32, 9-Speed
Shifters
Shimano Sora
Handlebars
Giant Connect , 31.8mm
Stem
Sport
Brake Levers
Shimano Sora
Brakes
Tektro TK-R312
Pedals
Platform w/Toe Clip & Strap
Saddle
Contact Forward
Seat Post
Alloy, 27.2mm