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This lightweight aluminum all-rounder puts a premium on smooth, confident handling. Its versatile frame geometry is designed to blend endurance positioning with quick and agile cornering and climbing.
This lightweight aluminum all-rounder puts a premium on smooth, confident handling. Its versatile frame geometry is designed to blend endurance positioning with quick and agile cornering and climbing.
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Giant Contend SL 1 2019 Road Bike Gun Metal Black

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Giant Contend SL 1 2019 Road Bike Gun Metal Black Information

Season : 2019

Brand : Giant

Code : 924018GUNBLK

This lightweight aluminum all-rounder puts a premium on smooth, confident handling. Its versatile frame geometry is designed to blend endurance positioning with quick and agile cornering and climbing.

Made with lightweight aluxx SL aluminum technology, the contend SL frameset features balanced geometry that gives it an agile yet confident ride. The rear end of the bike is designed for quick acceleration, while the front puts the rider in a confident position for comfort and control. Technologies including the d-fuse composite seatpost, which adds road-smoothing compliance to reduce fatigue and improve rider comfort. And added frame clearance allows you to run wider tyres up to 28c.

Balanced road geometry
frame is specifically engineered to produce a balanced, all-rounder feel that blends confident rider positioning with agile cornering and acceleration.

Smooth ride quality
innovative d-fuse composite seatpost design reduces road shocks and vibrations for a smooth ride quality that improves comfort and minimizes fatigue.

Total control
seamless disc brake integration including flat mounts and 12mm front and rear thru-axles produces more consistent braking power for better control, even in wet weather and rough roads.
 

Road Bikes Size Chart

Height Inside Leg Frame Size Size (Compact)
5'1" - 5'3" 27" - 29" 48cm X Small
5'3" - 5'5" 28" - 30" 50cm X Small - Small
5'5" - 5'7" 29" - 31" 52cm Small
5'7" - 5'9" 30" - 32" 54cm Medium
5'9" - 5'11" 31" - 33" 56cm Medium - Medium/Large
5'11" - 6'2" 32" - 34" 58cm Medium/Large - Large
6'2" - 6'3" 33" - 35" 60cm Large
6'3" - 6'5" 34" - 36" 62cm X Large

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Technical Information
 
  • Handlebar // Giant Connect
  • Pedals // N/A
  • Saddle // Contact (forward)
  • Seatpost // Giant D-Fuse composite
  • Stem // Sport
  • Brakes // Tektro TK-B178
  • Cassette // Shimano 105, 11x34
  • Chain // KMC X11EL-1
  • Crankset // FC-RS510, 34/50
  • Front Derailleur // Shimano 105
  • Rear Derailleur // Shimano 105
  • Shifters // Shimano 105
  • Brake Levers // Shimano 105
  • Colours // Gloss Black / Matte Carbon Smoke* / Apple Green (*Carbon 'Smoke' paint finish = semi-opaque coating for subtler carbon detail)
  • Fork // hybrid composite, OverDrive steerer
  • Frame // ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminum
  • Shock // N/A
  • Sizes // S, M, M/L, L, XL
  • Hubs // Giant P-R2 wheelset
  • Rims // Giant P-R2 wheelset
  • Spokes // Giant P-R2 wheelset
  • Tyres // Giant P-R3 AC, front and rear specific, 700x28, folding
  • Bottom Bracket // Shimano Press Fit
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