GIANT

CONTEND 3 (2020)

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  • Regular price $899.00


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.


Sizes XS, S, M, ML, L, XL
Colours Metallic Black / Silver
Frame ALUXX-Grade Aluminum
Fork ALUXX-Grade Aluminum, OverDrive Steerer
Shock N/A
Handlebar Giant Connect
Stem Giant Sport
Seatpost Giant D-Fuse, alloy
Saddle Giant Contact, Forward, UniClip Accessory Mount
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, 8-Speed
Chain KMC Z72
Crankset FSA Tempo, 34/50
Bottom Bracket cartridge
Rims Giant S-R3, Double Wall
Hubs Giant Sport Tracker Road
Spokes Stainless
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 prices and specifications 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.