GT Avalanche Sport 2021 Hardtail Mountain Bike

5 out of 5 Customer Rating

The Details

When you are ready to ride, the Avalanche Sport is ready to roll. It is designed to help pursue new thrills with confidence whilst being friendly on the wallet. The frame is durable, stable and looks the part thanks to internal cable routing keeping it from looking clutter-free. 

The brakes are Tektro hydraulic disc brakes which provide unrivalled stopping power, the front fork has 100mm of travel to absorb any bumps, potholes or roots on the path ahead. It can also be locked out. to act as a rigid fork that will roll faster. This is perfect for the rider who wants the balance of efficiency, versatility and fun in an off-road hardtail design.

  • Completely re-designed alloy frame for style and swagger
  • Internal cable routing for a clean look
  • Floating seat stays for additional compliance and comfort

Our Verdict

The GT Avalanche Sport is for those riders who want to discover new thrills with confidence on a bike that is versatile and fun.

Key Specifications

  • Frame - GT 6061 T6 Aluminum Frame, Triple Triangle w/ Floating Seat Stays, Internal Cable Routing, Dropper Post Routing, Boost 141 Forged Drop-outs w/ Disc Brake Mounts, Zero Stack Tapered 1 1/8"- 1.5" Head Tube, 27.5/29" Wheels
  • Fork - SR Suntour XCT-DS, 100mm, Hydraulic Lockout and Preload adjust, Coil
  • Number of Gears - 18
  • Shifters - microSHIFT TS39-29, 9-speed
  • Chainset - Prowheel RAID-501-TT
  • Chainrings - 36/22t
  • Cassette - microSHIFT, 11-36T
  • Chain - KMC Z9, 9-speed
  • Front Derailleur - Microshift FD-M392B
  • Rear Derailleur - Microshift FD-M392B
  • Bottom Bracket - Cartridge, Square Taper
  • Rims - WTB SX19, 32h
  • Front Hub - Alloy Disc, QRx100
  • Rear Hub - Alloy Disc, QRx141
  • Front Tyre - WTB Ranger Comp, 27.5 x 2.25", DNA Compound
  • Rear Tyre - WTB Ranger Comp, 29 x 2.25", DNA Compound
  • Front Brake - Tektro M275 Hydro Disc, 160mm Rotors
  • Rear Brake - Tektro M275 Hydro Disc, 160mm Rotors
  • Handlebars - GT All Terra Alloy Riser, 25mm Rise, 8° Sweep, 6° Rise, 720mm Width
  • Grips - GT Statement
  • Headset - Semi-integrated, Sealed Cartridge, Tapered
  • Stem - GT All Terra, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 8°
  • Saddle - GT MTB
  • Seatpost - GT All-Terra Micro Adjust Alloy Seat Post, 30.9mm
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

Sizing Information

Mountain Bike Size Guide

Use our mountain bike size guide to find the perfect frame size for you. Choose the right size MTB and your bike will handle better and give you a more comfortable, efficient ride.

use the MTB size charts below to match your measurements to the manufacturers recommended frame size

Mountain bike sizing chart (Men)

Height Inside leg Men's Mountain Bike Size
147cm-152cm / 4'10"-5'0" 66cm / 26" 13” (X Small)
152cm-160cm / 5'0"-5'3" 69cm / 27" 13”, 14” (X Small)
160cm-170cm / 5'3"-5'7" 71cm / 28" 15”, 16" (Small)
170cm-175cm / 5'7"-5'9" 76cm / 30" 17", 18” Medium)
175cm-180cm / 5'9"-5'11" 79cm / 31" 18”, 19" (Medium, Large)
180cm-188cm / 5'11"-6'2" 81cm / 32" 19", 20” (Large)
188cm-196cm / 6'2"-6'5" 86cm / 34" 20", 21”, 22” (Large, X Large)
196cm + / 6'5" + 91cm / 36" 23", 24” (XX Large)

 

Mountain bike sizing chart (Women's)

Height Inside leg Women's Mountain Bike Size
147cm-155cm / 4'10"-5'1" 66cm / 26" 13”, 14" (XX Small)
155cm-160cm / 5'1"-5'3" 69cm / 27" 13”, 14” (X Small)
160cm-165cm / 5'3"-5'5" 71cm / 28" 15”, 16" (Small)
165cm-172cm / 5'5"-5'8" 76cm / 30" 17", 18” (Medium)
172cm+ / 5'8" +" 79cm / 31" 19" (Large)

 

Got a question?

If you have any questions about bike sizing, our expert team is here to help. Call us on 0330 555 0080, use our Live Chat, or email us.

Delivery

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is minimal packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

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Your Questions Answered

When you are ready to ride, the Avalanche Sport is ready to roll. It is designed to help pursue new thrills with confidence whilst being friendly on the wallet. The frame is durable, stable and looks the part thanks to internal cable routing keeping it from looking clutter-free. 

The brakes are Tektro hydraulic disc brakes which provide unrivalled stopping power, the front fork has 100mm of travel to absorb any bumps, potholes or roots on the path ahead. It can also be locked out. to act as a rigid fork that will roll faster. This is perfect for the rider who wants the balance of efficiency, versatility and fun in an off-road hardtail design.

  • Completely re-designed alloy frame for style and swagger
  • Internal cable routing for a clean look
  • Floating seat stays for additional compliance and comfort
  • Frame - GT 6061 T6 Aluminum Frame, Triple Triangle w/ Floating Seat Stays, Internal Cable Routing, Dropper Post Routing, Boost 141 Forged Drop-outs w/ Disc Brake Mounts, Zero Stack Tapered 1 1/8"- 1.5" Head Tube, 27.5/29" Wheels
  • Fork - SR Suntour XCT-DS, 100mm, Hydraulic Lockout and Preload adjust, Coil
  • Number of Gears - 18
  • Shifters - microSHIFT TS39-29, 9-speed
  • Chainset - Prowheel RAID-501-TT
  • Chainrings - 36/22t
  • Cassette - microSHIFT, 11-36T
  • Chain - KMC Z9, 9-speed
  • Front Derailleur - Microshift FD-M392B
  • Rear Derailleur - Microshift FD-M392B
  • Bottom Bracket - Cartridge, Square Taper
  • Rims - WTB SX19, 32h
  • Front Hub - Alloy Disc, QRx100
  • Rear Hub - Alloy Disc, QRx141
  • Front Tyre - WTB Ranger Comp, 27.5 x 2.25", DNA Compound
  • Rear Tyre - WTB Ranger Comp, 29 x 2.25", DNA Compound
  • Front Brake - Tektro M275 Hydro Disc, 160mm Rotors
  • Rear Brake - Tektro M275 Hydro Disc, 160mm Rotors
  • Handlebars - GT All Terra Alloy Riser, 25mm Rise, 8° Sweep, 6° Rise, 720mm Width
  • Grips - GT Statement
  • Headset - Semi-integrated, Sealed Cartridge, Tapered
  • Stem - GT All Terra, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 8°
  • Saddle - GT MTB
  • Seatpost - GT All-Terra Micro Adjust Alloy Seat Post, 30.9mm
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice.

The GT Avalanche Sport is for those riders who want to discover new thrills with confidence on a bike that is versatile and fun.

Sizing Information

Mountain Bike Size Guide

Use our mountain bike size guide to find the perfect frame size for you. Choose the right size MTB and your bike will handle better and give you a more comfortable, efficient ride.

use the MTB size charts below to match your measurements to the manufacturers recommended frame size

Mountain bike sizing chart (Men)

Height Inside leg Men's Mountain Bike Size
147cm-152cm / 4'10"-5'0" 66cm / 26" 13” (X Small)
152cm-160cm / 5'0"-5'3" 69cm / 27" 13”, 14” (X Small)
160cm-170cm / 5'3"-5'7" 71cm / 28" 15”, 16" (Small)
170cm-175cm / 5'7"-5'9" 76cm / 30" 17", 18” Medium)
175cm-180cm / 5'9"-5'11" 79cm / 31" 18”, 19" (Medium, Large)
180cm-188cm / 5'11"-6'2" 81cm / 32" 19", 20” (Large)
188cm-196cm / 6'2"-6'5" 86cm / 34" 20", 21”, 22” (Large, X Large)
196cm + / 6'5" + 91cm / 36" 23", 24” (XX Large)

 

Mountain bike sizing chart (Women's)

Height Inside leg Women's Mountain Bike Size
147cm-155cm / 4'10"-5'1" 66cm / 26" 13”, 14" (XX Small)
155cm-160cm / 5'1"-5'3" 69cm / 27" 13”, 14” (X Small)
160cm-165cm / 5'3"-5'5" 71cm / 28" 15”, 16" (Small)
165cm-172cm / 5'5"-5'8" 76cm / 30" 17", 18” (Medium)
172cm+ / 5'8" +" 79cm / 31" 19" (Large)

 

Got a question?

If you have any questions about bike sizing, our expert team is here to help. Call us on 0330 555 0080, use our Live Chat, or email us.

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is minimal packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

Finance your purchase with us today and spread the cost.

Purchase Price £424.00
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All of our finance options are available online with no deposit, however if you would like to pay a deposit then you can speak to our helpful sales team who will arrange this and process your application for you.


🔒NEW Security checks

In conjunction with Novuna, we have recently implemented additional security checks as part of our online finance process. These additional checks may require you to submit photo ID when placing a finance order, so remember to watch out for emails from Novuna which may request this additional information.

Available Finance Options
Duration (months) Interest Rate (p.a. fixed) Monthly Payments Amount of Credit Total Repayable Deferral period
12 months 15.9 % APR £38.24 £424.00 £458.88 0.0
24 months 15.9 % APR £20.53 £424.00 £492.72 0.0
36 months 15.9 % APR £14.67 £424.00 £528.12 0.0
48 months 15.9 % APR £11.77 £424.00 £564.96 0.0
36 months 16.9 % APR £15.85 £424.00 £570.60 6

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