Liv Hail 1 review – Our take on the impressive new Liv Hail 1

  The new Liv Hail 1 is one of the more interesting new women's bikes we've seen come to market in 2017. It's a proper Enduro Bike for shredding with 160mm of travel and features a fully women's specific frame. Designed to be right at home on technical and demanding terrain, the Liv Hail 1 has a [...]

January 20th, 2017|Enduro Bikes, Giant, Ladies Bikes, Liv Bikes|0 Comments

A Proper Mountain Bike Ride

Here's a lovely atmospheric video of Josh Carlson, Factory Giant Pro and Yoann Barelli - former Giant pro out on a proper training ride on the North Shore of Vancouver. Good to know that even the pros need to get out and ride their bike comes rain or shine. Certainly makes us want [...]

January 19th, 2017|Enduro Bikes, Giant, Trail Bikes|0 Comments

Bike Check: Josh Carlson’s Giant Reign Enduro World Series bike

Josh Carlson's EWS Giant Reign Race Bike Neil from Global Mountain Bike Network takes a look at Josh Carlson's Giant Reign bike, fresh from 3rd place at the Whistler EWS. Frame: Giant Reign Advanced Carbon Forks: Rockshox Lyric 180mm Shock: Rockshox Vivid (Coil) Wheels: SRAM Rail 50 Tyres: Schwalbe Magic Mary and Hans Dampf Bars: [...]

January 13th, 2017|Enduro Bikes, Giant|0 Comments

2017 Giant Anthem

2017 Giant Anthem The legendary Giant Anthem returns to conquer today's aggressive XC terrain. Featuring an updated Maestro suspension platform with a new trunnion mount shock and 110mm of smooth, active rear travel—along with refined geometry that's agile, stable and specifically design for 27.5 wheels. In the past there was the extremely 'racey' and lean [...]

January 13th, 2017|Anthem, Cross Country, Giant, Trail Bikes|0 Comments

Racing Debut

RACING INTO ACTION!  Our newly formed Contour Cycles racing team made their racing debut at the Velopark road race circuit in London recently. Team members Adam Robertson and Dave Mitchinson made the journey to the Olympic park to race for the first time in their new team colours. Adam was up first, placing 8th in [...]

January 9th, 2017|Giant, Race Team|0 Comments

Giant Propel Advanced Pro 2

Our race team will be riding & competing on the new Giant Propel Advanced Pro 2 this year. Every aspect of this frame is engineered as a complete system to deliver unbeatable aero road performance. Extensive CFD analysis and dynamic wind tunnel testing was used to optimise every frame tube and angle in a process [...]

January 5th, 2017|Giant, New Bikes, Race Team|0 Comments

Giant Reign Advanced 1

Giant's range of 2017 bikes continues to come into the shops, and we've just taken delivery of this rather special looking Reign Advanced 1. We think it looks amazing in the bright red, and certainly stands out in the dull days we've had recently. This particular model will be used as one of our test [...]

January 4th, 2017|Giant, New Bikes|0 Comments
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