CRANK UP STEEP CLIMBS WITH SMOOTH-ROLLING EFFICIENCY. SWOOP DOWN SINGLETRACK DESCENTS WITH STABILITY AND SPEED. THIS ALUMINIUM HARDTAIL 29ER DELIVERS A BALANCED RIDE QUALITY ON XC TERRAIN.
Built on an ALUXX SL aluminium frame, the Fathom 29 features updated geometry that produces a stable ride quality for challenging XC trails. The frame is optimised for a 130mm suspension fork for smooth control on the descents. An updated Giant WheelSystem comes with tubeless tyres already set up, making it easy to experience added efficiency and control, plus a reduced risk of flats on technical terrain.
KEY PERFORMANCE FACTORS:
Trail Tuned Design:
ALUXX SL aluminium frameset is hand-built in-house by the world leader in aluminium engineering.
Frame geometry is designed to optimise the balance and roll-over capabilities of 29-inch wheels.
Giant Crest 34 suspension fork with 130mm of travel absorbs roots, rocks and ruts. Grippy, high-volume tires boost traction on rugged terrain. And a dropper seatpost with handlebar remote lets you adjust saddle height on the fly for confident positioning on changing terrain.
Frame: ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminium
Fork: Suntour Raidon 34 LOR DS air sprung 130mm travel fork
Handlebar: Giant Contact TR, 780x35mm
Stem: Giant Contact TR 35
Seatpost: Giant Contact Switch dropper post with remote, 30.9
Saddle: Giant Romero
Shifters: Shimano Deore
Front Derailleur: N/A
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Deore
Brakes: Tektro TKD143
Brake Levers: Tektro TKD143
Cassette: Shimano Deore
Crankset: Praxis Cadet Boost, 30t
Bottom Bracket: Praxis, press fit
Rims: Giant AM 29, tubeless ready sleeve-joint rim, 30mm inner width
Hubs: Shimano MT410 thru axle
Spokes: Shimano MT410 thru axle
Tyres: [F] Maxxis Minion DHF, 29x2.5 WT , EXO/TR [R] Maxxis Aggressor, 29x2.5 WT, foldable, EXO/T
Extras: Tubeless ready