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Contend SL 2 Disc

2018

$1,699 RRP

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A LIGHT AND LIVELY ALL-ROUNDER WITH Disc BRAKE CONTROL. FOR CLIMBS, DESCENTS, SPRINTS, Contend IS WITH YOU ALL THE WAY.

Engineered with Giant’s innovative ALUXX SL aluminium technology, the Contend SL Disc is built for versatile, all-round road performance. Its geometry combines quick and agile acceleration with a smooth, compliant feel on the road. Seamless disc-brake integration gives you added control regardless of road or weather conditions. And the innovative D-Fuse composite seatpost reduces road vibrations for a smoother, more efficient ride.

  • ALUXX SL-grade frame with D-Fuse composite seatpost
  • Composite fork with alloy OverDrive steerer
  • Giant SR-2 Disc wheelset with Giant Gavia AC 2 tubeless tyres
  • Shimano Tiagra 10-speed componentry
  • Giant Conduct hydraulic disc brakes
  • Colour: Charcoal/Black/Blue
Specs
  • Sizes
    XS, S, M, M/L, L,XL
  • Colours
    Charcoal/Black/Blue
  • Frame
    ALUXX SL-grade aluminium
  • Fork
    Composite with alloy OverDrive steerer
  • Shock
    N/A
  • Handlebar
    Giant Connect , 31.8mm
  • Stem
    Connect
  • Seatpost
    Giant D-Fuse composite
  • Saddle
    Contact Forward
  • Pedals
    Platform w/Toe Clip & Strap
  • Shifters
    Shimano Tiagra
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano Tiagra
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Tiagra
  • Brakes
    Giant Conduct, hydraulic disc, 140mm
  • Brake Levers
    Shimano Tiagra
  • Cassette
    Shimano HG-500 11x32 10-Speed
  • Chain
    KMC X10
  • Crankset
    Shimano Tiagra, 34/50
  • Bottom Bracket
    Shimano, Press Fit
  • Rims
    Giant SR-2 Disc, Tubeless
  • Hubs
    Giant Sport Tracker Road Disc, 28h
  • Spokes
    Sapim Leader, 14g
  • Tires
    Giant Gavia AC 2 Tubeless, 700x25, Folding
  • Extras
    Factory Tubeless
  • Weight
    The most accurate way to determine any bike’s weight is to have your local dealer weigh it for you. Many brands strive to list the lowest possible weight, but in reality weight can vary based on size, finish, hardware and accessories. All our bikes are designed for best-in-class weight and ride quality.

Please note that our specifications may be impacted by running substitution changes, we highly recommend confirming the specifications of our products with your local retailer at the time of sale if purchasing in-store. *Recommended Retail Prices are subject to change without notice and may vary from store to store depending on freighting and assembly costs.

Performance for All

Engineered with Giant’s innovative ALUXX SL aluminum technology, the Contend SL Disc frame delivers a confident ride quality that’s lightweight, compliant and balanced for a wide variety of road riding enthusiasts. Seamless disc-brake integration means more control regardless of road or weather conditions, and the innovative D-Fuse composite seatpost cuts down road vibrations, delivering a smoother, more efficient ride. Here’s a look at the key technologies that make Contend SL Disc the road bike that delivers performance for all.

2018 Contend SL Disc with interactive tooltips

Sizing Guide and Geometry

Sizing to be used as a reference only. Please check with a local authorized dealer to determine the correct size.
Available sizes may vary from country to country.

Selection of a button will change the units measurement displayed throughout the entire sizing guide section.
  • XS
      157 cm5’2”  to 167 cm5’6”
  • S
      167 cm5’6”  to 173 cm5’8”
  • M
      173 cm5’8”  to 178 cm5’10”
  • M/L
      178 cm5’10”  to 183 cm6’0”
  • L
      183 cm6’0”  to 188 cm6’2”
  • XL
      188 cm6’2”  to 193 cm6’4”
bike diagram with measurements referenced in table that follows
Selection of a button will change the units measurement displayed throughout the entire sizing guide section.
  XSSMM/LLXL
ASeat Tube Length (mm) (inch)41016.144517.548018.951520.353521.156522.2
BSeat Tube Angle (degrees)74.5°74.0°73.5°73.0°73.0°72.5°
CTop Tube Length (mm) (inch)51020.153020.954521.55602257522.659523.4
DHead Tube Length (mm) (inch)1254.91455.71656.51907.52108.32309.1
EHead Tube Angle (degrees)71.0°72.0°72.5°72.5°72.5°72.5°
FFork Rake (mm) (inch)451.8451.8451.8451.8451.8451.8
GTrail (mm) (inch)702.8642.5602.4602.4602.4602.4
HWheelbase (mm) (inch)97338.397938.598538.899739.3101239.8102740.4
IChain Stay Length (mm) (inch)41016.141016.141016.141016.141016.141016.1
JBottom Bracket Drop (mm) (inch)702.8702.8702.8652.6652.6652.6
KStack (mm) (inch)52320.654621.556722.358623.160523.862424.6
LReach (mm) (inch)36514.437314.737714.83811539015.439815.7
MStand Over Height (mm) (inch)6872771728.274529.377930.779731.482232.4
OStem Length (mm) (inch)803.1903.51003.91003.91104.31104.3
PCrank Length (mm) (inch)1656.51706.7172.56.8172.56.81756.91756.9
QWheel Size 700C700C700C700C700C700C

Techs & Features

ALUXX SL Aluminium Technology
Compact Road Design
D-Fuse Technology
OverDrive

Reviews

Please note that our specifications may be impacted by running substitution changes, we highly recommend confirming the specifications of our products with your local retailer at the time of sale if purchasing in-store. *Recommended Retail Prices are subject to change without notice and may vary from store to store depending on freighting and assembly costs.