ANTHEM ADVANCED PRO 29 2
Turn up the heat on challenging XC terrain. This full-suspension 29er features cutting-edge Maestro suspension and progressive geometry to help you crush all singletrack, from smooth and fast to steep and technical.
With an ALUXX SL aluminum frameset that’s engineered with 90mm of rear suspension travel and 100mm up front, this smooth-riding 29er is a master at conquering technical XC terrain. It’s optimized for larger diameter wheels with an updated Maestro suspension system that’s configured for a tighter rear triangle. Its progressive frame geometry makes it quicker and more agile on climbs and descents. A trunnion-mount shock produces a smooth, supple feel with improved pedaling efficiency, and its Advanced Forged Composite upper rocker arm is lighter and stronger than aluminum. A lightweight Giant WheelSystem with Boost technology comes with tubeless tires already set up, making it easy to experience added efficiency and control on technical terrain.
KEY PERFORMANCE FACTORS
Ultra-efficient : Next-generation Advanced composite mainframe and rear swingarm is 250g lighter than previous version. The bottom bracket area is stiffer for faster acceleration, and a steeper seattube puts the rider in an efficient, front-forward climbing position.
Superior control : All-new FlexPoint Pro suspension delivers 100mm of smooth, active rear travel. The reengineered frameset features modern XC geometry including a slacker 67.5-degree headtube and 110mm suspension fork for technical descents.
29er stability and speed : Frame geometry and suspension are optimized for larger-diameter 29-inch wheels. A longer reach and updated cockpit including a 35mm composite handlebar and alloy stem further boost balance and stability on XC terrain.
Engineered with a full composite frameset, this 29er has 100mm of rear suspension travel and 110mm up front. The linkage-driven, single-pivot FlexPoint Pro rear suspension makes room for shorter chainstays to improve climbing capabilities and overall agility. Other updates include new 29er-specific XC race geometry with a longer reach and a slacker headtube angle plus a lightweight, stiff composite wheelset for quick, precise handling.
Sizes : S, M, L, XL
Colors : Black Diamond
Frame : Advanced-Grade Composite front and rear triangles, 100mmFlexPoint Pro suspension, 12x148mm thru-axle
Fork : Fox 34 Float SC Performance Remote, 110mm, FIT4 damper, Boost 15x110 Kabolt, 44mm offset, remote lockout, custom tuned for Giant
Shock : Fox Float DPS Performance Elite, 165/45, custom tuned for Giant
Handlebar : Giant Contact XC Flat, composite, 760x35mm
Stem : Giant Contact SL XC, 35mm
Seatpost : Giant Contact Switch dropper, remote
Saddle : Fi'zi:k Antares R7 with S-Alloy rails
Pedals : platform
Shifters : Shimano Deore XT SL-M8100, 1x12
Front Derailleur : N/A
Rear Derailleur : Shimano Deore XT RD-M8100
Brakes : Shimano Deore BR-M6100, hydraulic, Shimano RT-56 rotors[F]180mm, [R]160mm
Brake Levers : Shimano Deore BL-M6100
Cassette : Shimano SLX M7100, 10x51
Chain : KMC X-12
Crankset : Shimano SLX, 32t
Bottom Bracket : Shimano, press fit
Rims : Giant XCR 2 29 Carbon WheelSystem
Hubs : Giant XCR 2 29 Carbon WheelSystem
Spokes : Giant XCR 2 29 Carbon WheelSystem
Tires : Maxxis Recon Race 29x2.4, foldable, TLR, EXO, tubeless
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.
S M L XL A SEAT TUBE LENGTH (mm) 390 440 490 535 B SEAT TUBE ANGLE 73.5° 73.5° 73.5° 73.5° C TOP TUBE LENGTH (mm) 590 610 630 650 D HEAD TUBE LENGTH (mm) 95 95 105 115 E HEAD TUBE ANGLE 69.0° 69.0° 69.0° 69.0° F FORK RAKE (mm) 51 51 51 51 G TRAIL (mm) 88.9 88.9 89 89 H WHEELBASE (mm) 1113 1133 1154 1175 I CHAIN STAY LENGTH (mm) 438 438 438 438 J BOTTOM BRACKET DROP (mm) 45 45 45 45 K STACK (mm) 585 585 594 604 L REACH (mm) 417 437 454 471 M STAND OVER HEIGHT (mm) 740 761 796 828 N HANDLEBAR WIDTH (mm) 780 780 780 780 O STEM LENGTH (mm) 60 70 80 90 P CRANK LENGTH (mm) 170 175 175 175 Q WHEEL SIZE 29" 29" 29" 29"