Giant Anthem X 29er 2 Mountain Bike Review

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Giant Anthem X 29er 1
 


October 30, 2011
 
Pros: The 29" wheels get over anything in your way. The suspension is only 4" but feels as plush as a 5 or 6" bike but remains efficient as a 100mm bike should be. 15mm through axle on the front feels great and re-ensures strength. Able to fit oversized muddy 2.4s with no fear of rubbing for rougher rides.

Cons: I'm 6'4" and went with the X-Large frame. Seemed very stretched at first but ended up putting on a shorter stem and some riser bars and now it's great.

Wheels have tons of flex even for 29er wheels.

Way to many Giant logos throughout the bike lol.

Recommendation: Great bike, been riding mine for about 6 months now. My first 29er I've owned but not the first I've ridden. The 4 inches of travel is very plush but by no means sloppy. At first I feared suspension bob while climbing but now realize just how efficient the Maestro suspension is. This bike is clasified as a XC race bike but it has taken everything I've thrown at it so far.



Giant Anthem X 29er 2 5.00 out of 5 based on 1 ratings. 1 user reviews.