The Giant Contend AR 1 is designed and developed for aspiring riders looking to elevate their road riding abilities. It combines a smooth, responsive ride quality with an ability to handle adventurous new routes. Its disc-brake integration and generous tyre clearance (up to 38c) put you in control. Even on rough roads! Its D-Fuse carbon composite seat post dampens road vibrations. Therefore giving you a smoother, more enjoyable ride experience. This will also minimise fatigue. The Contend AR 1 is a true all-rounder for those road riders who have a thirst for adventure.