The perfect blend of confident and capable. Designed to help you take your road riding to the next level, contend sl disc is your ticket to longer rides, faster speeds, and more fun than you ever imagined.
Engineered with Giant’s lightweight ALUXX SL aluminium frame technology, Contend SL Disc delivers a confident ride quality that’s lightweight, compliant and balanced for a wide variety of road riding enthusiasts. Seamless disc-brake integration gives you more control regardless of road or weather conditions, and there’s enough frame and fork clearance to run tyres up to 28c in diameter. The innovative D-Fuse composite seatpost cuts down road vibrations, delivering a smoother, more efficient ride.
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 composite seatpost design reduces road shocks and vibrations for a smooth ride quality that improves comfort and minimizes fatigue.
Seamless disc brake integration produces more consistent braking power for better control, even in wet weather and rough roads.
COLORS Gun Metal Black / Neon Orange
FRAME ALUXX SL grade aluminium
FORK Composite, alloy OverDrive steerer
HANDLEBAR Giant Connect, 31.8mm
STEM Giant Connect, 8 degree
SEATPOST Giant D-Fuse, Composite
SADDLE Giant Contact, Forward
SHIFTERS Shimano Tiagra, 20sp
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Tiagra
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Tiagra
BRAKES Giant Conduct brake semi-hydraulic disc, 140mm
BRAKE LEVERS Shimano Tiagra
CASSETTE Shimano HG500, 11-34T, 10sp
CHAIN KMC X10-1
CRANKSET Shimano Tiagra, 34-50T
BOTTOM BRACKET Shimano press fit
RIMS Giant SR2 disc tubeless
HUBS Giant alloy disc, 28H
SPOKES Stainless steel, 14g
TYRES Giant Gavia AC 2 tubeless, 700x28c