Giant Contend 3 Road Bike (Black)

Price: $900.00
Discontinued Online
This item is discontinued and no longer available for purchase. You may want to search our site for a similar item.

Giant Contend 3 Road Bike Description:

The Giant Contend 3 is smooth, fast, and fun with all-around versatility to deliver a performance ride quality for the cyclist looking to push the pace while expanding the riding experience. The Aluxx aluminum frame produces responsive acceleration and a confident rider position while the D-Fuse seatpost helps reduce road shocks and vibrations. Looking to smooth out the ride even further, the frame and fork can clear tires up to 32mm wide for extra grip and comfort. Whether you want to increase fitness or just take a leisurely pedal through the park, the Contend 3 is a great place to start.


  • Specifically engineered to produce a balanced, all-rounder feel that blends confident rider positioning with agile cornering and acceleration
  • Shimano shifters and drivetrain provide accurate and precise shifting over the wide range of gears
  • D-Fuse seatpost absorbs road shocks and vibrations for a smooth ride quality that improves comfort and minimizes fatigue
  • ALUXX aluminum frame delivers efficient climbing and snappy acceleration
  • Frame clearance for up to 32mm tires increases versatility


  • Frame: ALUXX-Grade Aluminum
  • Fork: ALUXX-Grade Aluminum (OverDrive Steerer)
  • Headset: 1-1/8" Tapered
  • Handlebar: Giant Connect
  • Bar Tape: Velo Cork Tape w/Gel
  • Stem: Giant Sport
  • Shift Levers: Shimano Claris (2 x 8 Speed)
  • Brakes: Tektro TK-B177
  • Front Derailleur: Shimano Claris
  • Rear Derailleur: Shimano Claris
  • Crankset: FSA Tempo (34/50)
  • Bottom Bracket: Cartridge (Threaded BSA)
  • Cassette: Shimano CS-HG50 (11-34T)
  • Chain: KMC Z72
  • Pedals: Platform
  • Saddle: Giant Approach
  • Seatpost: Giant D-Fuse (Alloy) (14mm Offset)
  • Front Wheel: Giant S-R3 (QR)
  • Rear Wheel: Giant S-R3 (QR)
  • Tires: Giant S-R3-AC (700 x 28mm)
  • Color: Black
  • Weight: -

Assembly Note:

These bikes are fully built by our expert bike builders, then partially disassembled as needed for shipping. Bikes will arrive to you with some basic assembly still required. Tools for assembly and OEM pedals are included.

This product was added to our catalog on December 7, 2021

Sizing Recommendations for Riders Who Fall Between Sizes:

  • Sizing down will provide a more maneuverable ride while sizing up will provide more stability
Rider Height (Feet)Rider Height (CM)
XS5'2" - 5'7"157 - 169cm
S5'5" - 5'9"165 - 175cm
M5'7" - 5'11"171 - 181cm
M/L5'10" - 6'2"177 - 187cm
L6'0" - 6'4"183 - 193cm
XL6'2" - 6'6"189 - 199cm

Note: All sizing recommendations are provided by the manufacturer and may differ for each rider.



    (A)  Seat Tube Length430mm465mm500mm535mm555mm585mm
    (B)  Seat Tube Angle74.8°74°73.5°73°73°72.5°
    (C)  Top Tube Length515mm530mm545mm560mm575mm595mm
    (D)  Head Tube Length123mm138mm158mm178mm198mm218mm
    (E)  Head Tube Angle71°71.8°72.5°72.5°72.5°72.5°
    (F)  Fork Rake50mm50mm50mm50mm50mm50mm
    (G)  Trail66.8mm61.9mm57.1mm57.1mm57.1mm57.1mm
    (H)  Wheelbase985mm986mm990mm1002mm1017mm1031mm
    (I)  Chain Stay Length412mm412mm412mm412mm412mm412mm
    (J)  Bottom Bracket Drop75mm75mm75mm70mm70mm70mm
    (K)  Stack524mm541mm563mm577mm596mm615mm
    (L)  Reach372mm375mm378mm384mm393mm401mm
    (M)  Stand Over Height720mm746mm774mm803mm821mm844mm
    (N)  Handlebar Width400mm400mm420mm420mm440mm440mm
    (O)  Stem Length80mm90mm100mm100mm110mm110mm
    (P)  Crank Length170mm170mm172.5mm172.5mm175mm175mm
    (Q)  Wheel Size700C700C700C700C700C700C

    Note: All measurements are provided by the manufacturer and may vary depending on how measurements are acquired.