Liv/Giant 2017 Invite 1 (Charcoal/Mint Green)

Liv/Giant
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Here it is - your invitation! Planning your next adventure on road, dirt or both starts now. With wider tires, womenís-specific design, low stand-over height and two sets of brakes - one on the drops and a secondary set of Livís proprietary ergonomic-inspired brakes available to the rider from any angle. The result is pure confidence for every rider. As soon as you move the pedals you will immediately feel like the Invite was created just for you.

Features:

  • ALUXX-grade butted aluminum frame
  • Giant Advanced-grade composite fork with alloy steerer to damp vibrations
  • Giant SX-2 Disc rims, Giant Sport Tracker Disc hubs, Sapim Race spokes
  • Shimano 2x9-speed shifting
  • Tektro Spyre C mechanical disc brakes

Geometry:

Specifications:
Frame
Sizes:
XS, S, M
Colors: Charcoal/Mint Green
Frame: ALUXX-grade aluminum
Fork: Advanced-Grade Composite, Alloy OverDrive Steerer
Shock: N/A
Components
Handlebar:
Giant Connect, 31.8mm
Stem: Giant Connect
Seatpost: Giant Connect, 30.9mm
Saddle: Liv Connect Upright
Pedals: Giant Sport
Drivetrain
Shifters:
Shimano Sora
Front Derailleur: Shimano Sora
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Sora
Brakes: Tektro Spyre C, mechanical disc, [F] 160mm, [R] 140mm
Brake Levers: Tektro RL721 Sub Lever
Cassette: Shimano HG400 11x34, 9-speed
Chain: KMC X9
Crankset: FSA Omega, 32/48
Bottom Bracket: Sealed Cartridge, Threaded
Wheels
Rims:
Giant SX-2 Disc
Hubs: Giant Sport Tracker Disc, 32h
Spokes: Sapim Race, 14g
Tires: Giant Sycamore S, 700x38
Other
Weight:
The most accurate way to determine any bikeís 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 Giant bikes are designed for best-in-class weight and ride quality.


Aluxx:

Lightweight framesets featuring optimized strength-to-weight ratios

Materials
  • 6061 alloy for optimized strength-toweight ratios

Forming methods

  • Single butting results in light weight without sacrificing strength
  • Predominantly features PressForming

Welding techniques

  • Predominantly features Standard and some Smooth welding techniques for optimized strength and weight
3F Philosophy:

Liv's unique 3F design philosophy ensures that, as a female rider, you are getting the best bike for your riding style. 3F stands for "Fit, Form, Function." These are the elements that guide Liv engineers and designers as they create your bike, apparel and gear. The 3F design philosophy produces the best and most appealing cycling equipment to help all women feel confident and enjoy the ride.

FIT
Liv bikes, apparel and gear are designed specifically for women. Liv's team of female designers and engineers consider all aspects of a woman's unique strengths and physical characteristics to create the only complete product collection designed solely for women. Examples of this include:

  • Women's-specific fit based on global body dimension studies
  • Optimized stem lengths, handlebar width and drop, and crank arm length
  • Shorter brake reach
  • Comfortable saddle designed for female pelvis and hip shapes
  • Liv ApparelFit System with multiple fit options




FORM
Liv designers understand the importance of creating bikes, gear and apparel pieces that not only meet the highest performance standards, but also have a great look and feel. From crafting the lightest, smoothest riding bikes to designing distinctive color and graphics combinations, the Liv team is committed to providing the highest level of design and aesthetics. Examples include:

  • Thoughtfully considered frame design
  • Dynamic use of color and graphics to create eye-catching designs
  • Color matching between rider gear and bikes
  • Flattering cuts and styles in all apparel items
  • Application of fashion color trends and patterns

 


FUNCTION
Liv defines function by how well a product performs in its element. We strive to create lighter, faster, more confidence-inspiring bikes and products for women. Here are some of the ways Liv emphasizes Function:

  • Utilizing Giant's world-leading craftsmanship and technology to produce a premium product collection
  • 3F layup schedule results in custom, ultra-lightweight frame construction for the unique needs of female riders
  • Functional fabrics keep you comfortable and performing at your best
  • Women' s-specific chamois technology to fit female anatomy


Sizing (click to enlarge):

    Sizing


This product was added to our catalog on August 3, 2016.