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GIANT RECALL ANTHEM 29ER

0 By on Monday November 15 2010 in Reviews

Giant have recalled ALL 2011 Giant Anthem 29ers in the US due to the weld at the seat/top tube juncture possibly failing. This doesn’t affect New Zealand-sold bikes; Giant’s own site and press release states that it only affects the US sold bikes. Given the… More ›

GIANT EXPANDS ITS PRO RACING TEAMS

1 By on Wednesday February 17 2010 in Racing

Giant is hitting 2010 hard, between its two teams, the new Rabobank XC squad and the Factory team, it’s fielding a bunch of heavy hitters across all disciplines. Adam Craig, Danny Hart, Duncan Riffle and Kurt Sorge are just some of the names on Giants… More ›

FOLLOW ME EVERYWHERE—ANTHILL COMPETITION

0 By on Monday February 8 2010

Anthill’s new film Follow Me is all about having fun on your bike and so we wanted this contest to be fun too. We’re pretty stoked on the idea—hopefully it will give you a chance to come up with some funny, crazy, unique ideas of… More ›

CLEANING MY GARAGE

0 By on Friday September 4 2009 in Exclusives

I’ve been getting frustrated with how much junk there is in my garage of late… There’s a bunch of stuff that I should have gotten rid of ages ago, so I’ve started putting some of it on TradeMe. First up there’s this rubbish 21″ 2002… More ›

MORE 2010 GIANT STUFF

0 By on Sunday August 9 2009 in Reviews

Found some more 2010 Giant pics on the Bikemag site… This time there’s some Anthem pics and info, and how about Giant’s new parts and accessories, yup that’s a carbon Giant stem and bar combo… Ti hardware and all!!! More ›

2010 GIANT BIKES

1 By on Sunday August 2 2009 in Reviews

There is a stellar write-up on three of Giant’s 2010 gravity bikes over on NSMB that’s worth checking out. The Glory, Faith and popular Reign X0 get a good going over. Big news is that NONE of Giant’s gravity bikes will accept SRAM’s HammerSchmidt…crazy. Check… More ›

MATT HUNTER ANTHILL PROFILE

0 By on Sunday June 28 2009

Anthill has just posted up this cool Matt Hunter profile. It answers a few questions and gives us a pretty clear indication of what Anthill has in store in “Follow Me” (if the title didn’t give it away). More ›

YOU GOTTA HAVE FAITH

0 By on Tuesday June 16 2009 in Reviews

It’s not exactly breaking news but here’s a little look at Giant’s new (well re-released) 2010 Faith. The Faith was initially launched in 2005 and it quickly gained a following among riders favouring aggressive, big-mountain terrain. Over the last couple of years Giant engineers, product… More ›

MOON A GIANT DAY

0 By on Thursday May 14 2009

I have to admit I just stole these last two posts from Hyperfomance’s blog but seriously this latest one is priceless. So I didn’t realise it but Santa Cruz bikes have a blog, it’s actually a perfect mix of humour and interesting stuff… on the… More ›