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Contend 2

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Smooth, fast and fun. This versatile aluminum road bike has been revamped to give it a well-rounded performance ride quality. It’s the perfect choice to help you push the pace, ride more miles and expand your road riding experience.

Designed and developed for aspiring riders looking to elevate their experience on the road, Contend offers responsive acceleration and a confident rider position. The innovative D-Fuse seatpost helps reduce road shocks and vibrations, and there’s enough frame and fork clearance to run wider tires (up to 32c) to further smooth out the ride. Engineered and built in Giant’s industry-leading aluminum forging facility, it’s a true all-rounder for ambitious road riders.

Key Performance Factors

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 seatpost absorbs road shocks and vibrations for a smooth ride quality that improves comfort and minimizes fatigue.

Lightweight Efficiency

ALUXX aluminum frame delivers efficient climbing and snappy acceleration.

Specs
  • Sizes
    XS, S, M, ML, L, XL
  • Colors
    Electric Blue / Black, Metallic Black / Silver
  • Frame
    ALUXX-Grade Aluminum
  • Fork
    Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive steerer
  • Shock
    N/A
  • Handlebar
    Giant Connect
  • Stem
    Giant Sport
  • Seatpost
    Giant D-Fuse, alloy
  • Saddle
    Giant Contact (forward)
  • Pedals
    Pedal with toe clips/straps
  • Shifters
    Shimano Claris
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano Claris
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Claris
  • Brakes
    Tektro TK-B177
  • Brake Levers
    Shimano Claris
  • Cassette
    CS-HG50-8, 11x34
  • Chain
    KMC Z72
  • Crankset
    FSA Tempo, 34/50
  • Bottom Bracket
    cartridge
  • Rims
    Giant S-R3 wheelset
  • Hubs
    Giant S-R3 wheelset
  • Spokes
    Giant S-R3 wheelset
  • Tires
    Giant P-R3 AC, 700x28, folding
  • 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.

All specifications listed are subject to change without notice.

Highlights

Designed and developed for aspiring riders looking to elevate their experience on the road, Contend offers responsive acceleration and a confident rider position. The innovative D-Fuse seatpost helps reduce road shocks and vibrations, and there’s enough frame and fork clearance to run wide tires (up to 28c) to further smooth out the ride. Engineered and built in Giant’s industry-leading aluminum forging facility, it’s a true all-rounder for ambitious road riders.

2020 Contend with interactive tooltips

Sizing Guide and Geometry

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

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  • XS
      157 cm5’2”  to 169 cm5’7”
  • S
      165 cm5’5”  to 175 cm5’9”
  • M
      171 cm5’7”  to 181 cm5’11”
  • ML
      177 cm5’10”  to 187 cm6’2”
  • L
      183 cm6’0”  to 193 cm6’4”
  • XL
      189 cm6’2”  to 199 cm6’6”
bike diagram with measurements referenced in table that follows
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  XSSMMLLXL
ASeat Tube Length (mm) (inch)43016,946518,350019,753521,155521,958523
BSeat Tube Angle (degrees)74,8°74,0°73,5°73,0°73,0°72,5°
CTop Tube Length (mm) (inch)51520,353020,954521,55602257522,659523,4
DHead Tube Length (mm) (inch)1234,81385,41586,217871987,82188,6
EHead Tube Angle (degrees)71,0°71,8°72,5°72,5°72,5°72,5°
FFork Rake (mm) (inch)502502502502502502
GTrail (mm) (inch)66,82,661,92,457,12,257,12,257,12,257,12,2
HWheelbase (mm) (inch)98538,898638,899039100239,4101740103140,6
IChain Stay Length (mm) (inch)41216,241216,241216,241216,241216,241216,2
JBottom Bracket Drop (mm) (inch)753753753702,8702,8702,8
KStack (mm) (inch)52420,654121,356322,257722,759623,561524,2
LReach (mm) (inch)37214,637514,837814,938415,139315,540115,8
MStand Over Height (mm) (inch)72028,374629,477430,580331,682132,384433,2
NHandlebar Width (mm) (inch)40015,740015,742016,542016,544017,344017,3
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 Aluminum Technology
Compact Road Design
OverDrive

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All specifications listed are subject to change without notice.