Liv Embolden 2 2022 Womens Full Suspension Mountain Bike

5 out of 5 Customer Rating

The Details

Embolden 2 isn’t just your bike, it’s a gateway to a new level of play, featuring an ALUXX-Grade Aluminum frame, tubeless wheelset, dropper seatpost, Liv Sylvia trail saddle and a 1x drivetrain, this allows you to tackle new technical terrain with confidence.

Designed to match you with just the right wheel size for balance and manoeuvrability, XS frames come with 27.5-inch wheels, and S-M frames come with 29-inch wheels. Ample stand-over height and a powerful, fully-integrated battery lets you manoeuvre through technical sections with ease.

The efficient 120mm of FlexPoint Suspension provides an effective, lightweight and durable suspension kit, allowing you to have increased control while riding over rooty and rocky terrain, making it the perfect choice for any route.

Features:

 

  • ALUXX-Grade Aluminum frame, tubeless wheelset, dropper seatpost, Liv Sylvia trail saddle and a 1x drivetrain

  • 120mm of FlexPoint Suspension

  • Shimano Deore M5120, 10-Speed Groupset and Shimano BR-MT420 Hydraulic Disc Brakes

 

 

Our Verdict

A trail bike designed to conquer tricky climbs and chunky rock gardens with confidence, nothing is off-limits to the Embolden.

Key Specifications

Key Specifications

  • Frame - ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, 120mm FlexPoint Suspension
  • Fork - Giant Crest 34 SL RCL, 130mm, 15x110
  • Shock - Suntour Raidon R, 185/45, custom tuned for Liv
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Deore
  • Brakes - Shimano BR-MT420, hydraulic, Shimano RT-26 rotors [F]180mm, [R]160mm

Full Specification

  • Frame - ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, 120mm FlexPoint Suspension
  • Fork - Giant Crest 34 SL RCL, 130mm, 15x110
  • Shock - Suntour Raidon R, 185/45, custom tuned for Liv
  • Number of Gears - 1x10 Speed
  • Shifters - Shimano Deore M4100, 1x10
  • Chainset - Praxis Cadet Boost, 30t For 27.5: XS:165mm, S:170mm, M:170mm For 29: S:170mm, M:170mm, L:170m
  • Cassette - Shimano Deore M4100, 11x46
  • Chain - KMC X-10
  • Rear Derailleur - Shimano Deore
  • Rims - For 27.5: Giant AM 27.5, sleeve-joint rim, 30mm inner width For 29: Giant AM 29, sleeve-joint rim, 30mm inner width
  • Hubs - Giant Boost, sealed
  • Tyres - For 27.5: [F] Maxxis Rekon 27.5x2.6 WT, EXO, TR, tubeless [R] Maxxis Ardent Race 27.5x2.6 WT, EXO, TR, tubeless For 29: [F/R] Maxxis Forecaster 29x2.35 WT, EXO, TR, tubeless
  • Brakes - Shimano BR-MT420, hydraulic, Shimano RT-26 rotors [F]180mm, [R]160mm
  • Brake Levers - Shimano BL-MT201
  • Handlebars - Giant Connect Trail, alloy For 27.5: XS:730mm, S:750mm, M:750mm For 29: S:750mm, M:750mm, L:780mm
  • Stem - Giant Contact
  • Saddle - Liv Sylvia
  • Seatpost - Giant Contact Switch, dropper, 30,9mm
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - "Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice."

Sizing Information

Liv Mountain Bikes Size Guide

Liv cross country, marathon and hardtail mountain bike size guide for Pique, Intrigue, Tempt and Embolden bikes.

This size guide is for bikes designed for riding on a paved surface where the tyres do not lose ground contact, plus smooth gravel roads and improved trails with moderate grades. Also includes use over rough trails, small obstacles and smooth technical areas, including areas where momentary loss of tyre contact with the ground may occur.

Rider height (ft/ins) Inside leg (ins) Size                
5'0" - 5'3" 26" - 30" XS
5'3" - 5'7" 26" - 31" S
5'7" - 6'0" 29" - 34" M
6'0" - 6'3" 31" - 36" L
 

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 no 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.

Reviews

Your Questions Answered

Embolden 2 isn’t just your bike, it’s a gateway to a new level of play, featuring an ALUXX-Grade Aluminum frame, tubeless wheelset, dropper seatpost, Liv Sylvia trail saddle and a 1x drivetrain, this allows you to tackle new technical terrain with confidence.

Designed to match you with just the right wheel size for balance and manoeuvrability, XS frames come with 27.5-inch wheels, and S-M frames come with 29-inch wheels. Ample stand-over height and a powerful, fully-integrated battery lets you manoeuvre through technical sections with ease.

The efficient 120mm of FlexPoint Suspension provides an effective, lightweight and durable suspension kit, allowing you to have increased control while riding over rooty and rocky terrain, making it the perfect choice for any route.

Features:

 

  • ALUXX-Grade Aluminum frame, tubeless wheelset, dropper seatpost, Liv Sylvia trail saddle and a 1x drivetrain

  • 120mm of FlexPoint Suspension

  • Shimano Deore M5120, 10-Speed Groupset and Shimano BR-MT420 Hydraulic Disc Brakes

 

 

Key Specifications

  • Frame - ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, 120mm FlexPoint Suspension
  • Fork - Giant Crest 34 SL RCL, 130mm, 15x110
  • Shock - Suntour Raidon R, 185/45, custom tuned for Liv
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Deore
  • Brakes - Shimano BR-MT420, hydraulic, Shimano RT-26 rotors [F]180mm, [R]160mm

Full Specification

  • Frame - ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, 120mm FlexPoint Suspension
  • Fork - Giant Crest 34 SL RCL, 130mm, 15x110
  • Shock - Suntour Raidon R, 185/45, custom tuned for Liv
  • Number of Gears - 1x10 Speed
  • Shifters - Shimano Deore M4100, 1x10
  • Chainset - Praxis Cadet Boost, 30t For 27.5: XS:165mm, S:170mm, M:170mm For 29: S:170mm, M:170mm, L:170m
  • Cassette - Shimano Deore M4100, 11x46
  • Chain - KMC X-10
  • Rear Derailleur - Shimano Deore
  • Rims - For 27.5: Giant AM 27.5, sleeve-joint rim, 30mm inner width For 29: Giant AM 29, sleeve-joint rim, 30mm inner width
  • Hubs - Giant Boost, sealed
  • Tyres - For 27.5: [F] Maxxis Rekon 27.5x2.6 WT, EXO, TR, tubeless [R] Maxxis Ardent Race 27.5x2.6 WT, EXO, TR, tubeless For 29: [F/R] Maxxis Forecaster 29x2.35 WT, EXO, TR, tubeless
  • Brakes - Shimano BR-MT420, hydraulic, Shimano RT-26 rotors [F]180mm, [R]160mm
  • Brake Levers - Shimano BL-MT201
  • Handlebars - Giant Connect Trail, alloy For 27.5: XS:730mm, S:750mm, M:750mm For 29: S:750mm, M:750mm, L:780mm
  • Stem - Giant Contact
  • Saddle - Liv Sylvia
  • Seatpost - Giant Contact Switch, dropper, 30,9mm
  • Manufacturers disclaimer - "Please note that, based on component availability and other factors, specifications are subject to change without notice."

A trail bike designed to conquer tricky climbs and chunky rock gardens with confidence, nothing is off-limits to the Embolden.

Sizing Information

Liv Mountain Bikes Size Guide

Liv cross country, marathon and hardtail mountain bike size guide for Pique, Intrigue, Tempt and Embolden bikes.

This size guide is for bikes designed for riding on a paved surface where the tyres do not lose ground contact, plus smooth gravel roads and improved trails with moderate grades. Also includes use over rough trails, small obstacles and smooth technical areas, including areas where momentary loss of tyre contact with the ground may occur.

Rider height (ft/ins) Inside leg (ins) Size                
5'0" - 5'3" 26" - 30" XS
5'3" - 5'7" 26" - 31" S
5'7" - 6'0" 29" - 34" M
6'0" - 6'3" 31" - 36" L
 

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 no 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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Purchase Price £1,849.00
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