2019 Giant Contend 3

Modest component level aluminum frame fitness bike

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2019 Giant Contend 3
  • MSRP $650
  • Suspension Rigid
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork Aluminum
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 2 × 8
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Claris

2 × 8 — 16 speed

2019 Giant Contend 3
36 mph
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31 mph

The 2019 Contend 3 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2019 Contend 3 while riding downhill or sprinting.


Oh snap! This frame was drawn from the actual bike geometry measurements. Roll over the table below to highlight frame dimensions.

Stack 523546567586605624
Reach 365373377381390398
Stack/Reach Ratio1.431.461.501.541.551.57
Top Tube Length 510530545560575595
Seat Tube Length 430465500535555585
Seat Tube Angle74.574.073.573.073.072.5
Head Tube Length 125145165190210230
Head Tube Angle71.072.072.572.572.572.5
BB Drop 707070656565
Front Center 573579585596611626
Chainstay Length 410410410410410410
Wheelbase 9739799859971,0121,027
Rake 454545454545
Trail 706460606060
Standover Height 687717745779797822
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
FrameALUXX-Grade Aluminum
ForkAluminum, alloy OverDrive steerer
Bottom Bracketcartridge
HandlebarGiant Connect
SaddleContact (forward)
Seatpostalloy round
Front DerailleurShimano Claris
Rear DerailleurShimano Claris
ShiftersShimano Claris
CrankFSA Tempo, 34/50
CassetteCS-HG50-8, 11x34
ChainKMC Z72
BrakesTektro TK-B177
Brake LeversShimano Claris
RimsGiant S-R3 wheelset
SpokesGiant S-R3 wheelset
Front HubGiant S-R3 wheelset
Rear HubGiant S-R3 wheelset
TiresGiant S-R3 AC, 700x28
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2019 Giant Contend 3