2016 Giant Anthem 27.5 2


The quickness and agility of the legendary Anthem platform, plus the confident handling of Giant’s innovative 27.5 technology. That’s the core of this versatile XC machine. Featuring a lightweight, full suspension ALUXX SL frame and award winning Maestro Suspension—engineered specifically for 27.5 wheels and 100mm of suspension travel—it’s perfect for racing or all day epics. The frame features Giant’s OverDrive steerer tube for razor sharp handling, plus a PowerCore bottom bracket for maximum pedalling stiffness and power transfer.

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Full Specs


Sizes M
Colours Black / Yellow
Frame ALUXX SL-Grade Aluminum, 100mm travel Maestro Suspension
Fork FOX 32 Float Performance, 100mm travel, FIT4 Damper, QR15, Tapered
Shock Fox Float Performance


Handlebar Giant Connect XC, 19mm rise, 690mm
Stem Giant Connect
Seatpost Giant Connect, 30.9mm
Saddle Giant Contact Forward
Pedals N/A


Shifters Shimano SLX 20 speed
Front Derailleur Shimano Deore
Rear Derailleur Shimano SLX Shadow+
Brakes Shimano Deore 160mm
Brake Levers Shimano Deore 160mm
Cassette Shimano HG50 11×36
Chain KMC X10
Crankset Shimano SLX 24/38
Bottom Bracket Shimano PressFit


Rims Giant P-XC 2 27.5″ Wheelset
Hubs Giant Tracker, sealed cartridge bearings [F] QR15 [R] 135mm RWS QR
Spokes Sapim Race
Tyres Schwalbe Racing Ralph, 27.5×2.25″ Performance Folding

Sizes & Colours Available


Black & Yellow