Giant Contend AR 3 2021

  • Description


Expand your idea of road riding and unlock new possibilities with this versatile all-rounder. With its balanced, smooth riding frame and components, powerful disc brakes and high-volume tubeless tyres, Contend AR goes from fast pavement to bumpy backroads with confidence and control.

Designed and developed for aspiring riders looking to elevate their road riding capabilities, Contend AR combines a smooth, responsive ride quality with an ability to handle adventurous new routes. Its disc-brake integration and generous tyre clearance (up to 38mm) put you in control, even on rough roads. Its D-Fuse composite seatpost dampens road vibrations, giving you a smoother, more enjoyable ride experience and minimizing fatigue. This is a true all-rounder for those road riders who have a thirst for adventure.


Sizes S, M, ML, L, XL

Colours Metallic Black/Rainbow White, Garnet

Frame ALUXX-Grade Aluminium, disc

Fork Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive steerer, disc

Shock N/A

Handlebar Giant Connect

Stem Giant Sport

Seatpost Giant D-Fuse, alloy

Saddle Giant Approach

Pedals N/A

Shifters Shimano Sora

Front Derailleur Shimano Sora

Rear Derailleur Shimano Sora

Brakes Tektro MD-C550

Brake Levers Shimano Sora

Cassette Shimano CS-HG50, 11x34

Chain KMC X9

Crankset Shimano Sora, 34/50

Bottom Bracket cartridge

Rims Giant S-R2 Disc wheelset

Hubs Giant S-R2 Disc wheelset

Spokes Giant S-R2 Disc wheelset

Tyres Giant S-R3 AC, 700x32c

Extras tubeless prepared

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.