Conquer New Trails with Giant Bicycles: Exploring the Giant Trance with RockShox Flight Attendant

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Have you ever owned a Giant bike? Maybe your parents did? Founded in 1972, Giant Bicycles has been around for a long time. From the earliest days, Giant has prioritized designing and manufacturing bicycles that deliver exceptional performance, comfort, and durability.

With a relentless focus on research and development, they have earned their reputation as pioneers of innovation in the industry. Today, Giant Bicycles is a global brand dedicated to crafting bicycles that cater to a wide range of riding disciplines, including road, mountain, hybrid, and electric bikes.

Introducing the Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE

The Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE is a great mountain bike that embodies Giant’s commitment to pushing the limits of off-road riding. It is purpose-built to provide riders with the perfect balance of agility, control and speed. Whether you’re an experienced trail rider or just starting to explore off-road adventures, the Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE is designed to enhance your performance on any terrain.

In this blog post, we’ll explore the new RockShox Flight Attendant on the Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE.

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Introducing RockShox’s Flight Attendant

Whether you’re seeking to tackle technical descents, navigate challenging climbs, or simply enjoy a smoother and more controlled ride, the RockShox Flight Attendant delivers a truly unique suspension experience.

Put simply, it is an automatic suspension system. It uses sensors to read rider and terrain inputs to anticipate the perfect suspension position in real-time. Your fork, rear shock and crankset work in unison to detect every bump, pitch and pedal stroke.

Let’s take a closer look at what makes it a revolutionary force in the suspension industry and what makes it truly unique:

  1. Charger 2.1 Damper: The Flight Attendant features RockShox’s advanced Charger 2.1 damper, which offers exceptional control, consistency and adjustability. Its refined design and improved damping performance ensure a smooth and controlled ride, even on the most demanding terrains.
  2. DebonAir Spring: Designed to provide a plush and responsive feel, the Flight Attendant’s DebonAir spring system enhances small-bump sensitivity while maintaining excellent mid-stroke support. This results in improved traction, comfort and overall ride quality.
  3. Maxima Plush Fluid: To further enhance the performance of the Flight Attendant, RockShox has developed the Maxima Plush fluid. This specially formulated lubricant reduces friction within the suspension system, resulting in smoother and more consistent damping performance over extended periods of riding.
  4. Adjustability Options: The Flight Attendant offers a range of adjustability options, allowing riders to fine-tune their suspension settings according to their preferences and riding style. From external rebound and low-speed compression adjustments to volume spacers for progressive ramp-up, this suspension system provides the versatility to dial in the perfect ride.

The Flight Attendant’s innovative technology and meticulous design make it stand out as a game-changer in the suspension market, setting a new standard for what riders can expect from their suspension systems. Get ready to elevate your mountain biking adventures and experience a new level of performance with this revolutionary suspension system!

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Giant Trance Geometry & Specs

The Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE is a testament to the brand’s commitment to performance and innovation. With its advanced carbon frame, exceptional suspension system, and top-of-the-line components, this mountain bike is designed to elevate your trail riding experience to new heights.

Key Features:

  1. Advanced-Grade Carbon Frame: The Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE features a lightweight and stiff carbon frame, providing optimal strength, responsiveness, and durability for aggressive trail riding.
  2. Maestro Suspension Technology: Giant’s Maestro suspension technology optimizes the suspension’s performance by efficiently absorbing impacts, maintaining traction, and providing a balanced ride experience.
  3. SRAM GX Eagle Drivetrain: The GX Eagle boasts a massive 500% gear range, courtesy of its 12-speed cassette. This wide range enables riders to tackle steep climbs with ease while still maintaining high-speed capabilities on descents.
  4. Modern Geometry: The Trance incorporates modern geometry with a slack head angle and longer reach, enhancing stability, control, and confidence when tackling challenging trails and descents.
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Why the Giant Trance is Perfect for Bozeman Trails

Are you curious if the Trance is a good fit for our local trails? We’ve tested it out and think its nimble handling, stability on descents, climbing efficiency, adaptability and endurance make it an ideal choice for Bozeman’s unique trail network.

As mentioned above, the Trance’s slack head angle and shorter chainstay enhance its agility and maneuverability. This allows riders to navigate tight corners, technical sections and switchbacks commonly found on Bozeman trails precisely and confidently.

The bike’s longer reach and wheelbase contribute to stability during fast descents, providing a controlled feel. Bozeman’s trails often feature steep and challenging descents, and the Trance’s geometry ensures riders can tackle them with stability and control.

And what about those climbs? The bike’s optimized geometry, combined with its lightweight carbon frame, allows for efficient power transfer and easier maneuvering on uphill sections.

Overall, the Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE’s geometry is well-suited for the diverse trails in the Bozeman area!

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Visit Owenhouse Cycling Today

In a nutshell, the Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE with Flight Attendant is an absolute beast when conquering Bozeman’s trails. With its killer geometry, this bike handles like a dream, making those tight corners and technical sections feel like a breeze. And when you’re ready to send it downhill, the Trance’s stability and control will have you grinning ear to ear. Don’t just take our word for it – swing by Owenhouse Cycling today and hop on the Trance for a test ride. Our crew is crazy about this bike, and we’d love to chat with you about why it’s our favorite. So don’t wait!

Come on down and let’s get you shredding the trails on the incredible Giant Trance Advanced Pro 29 SE!

At Owenhouse Cycling, we also have a wide selection of new bikes and we rent different types of bikes in Bozeman.

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