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Giant Defy Advanced Pro 2

Road Endurance Bicycle - 700c Wheels
Web Price: £2,799.00 Including  VAT at 20%
76 Podium Points™ with this bike
Includes 20 Extra Podium Points - Special Offer - Ends 25th December 2018
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*Collect In Store - if you would like to collect your bike in store, please use our Click & Collect payment method or call 0118 9821021 to reserve and ensure your bike is ready for your arrival.

ETAs are based on manufacturer's latest data.


This Giant Defy Advanced Pro 2 2019 is available with our legendary Podium Point free accessory scheme.

Updated for 2019, the Giant Defy Advanced Pro continues to be the class leading premium road endurance bike. Now with increased tyre clearance (up to 32mm), revised tube profiling and a D-Fuse handlebar the new Defy Advanced Pro maintains it excellent pedalling efficiency whilst compliance increases. With evolution comes more refinement and Defy Advanced Pro bikes feature premium paint finishes and the neatness of a cable and hose concealing Stealth stem. Advanced Pro models offer OverDrive2 fork steerer tubes, Carbon wheels systems and an included ANT RideSense sensor as upgrades over the Defy Advanced range.

The key to the Defy Advanced Pro's success is the way in which Giant have sculpted their Advanced-grade composite frame with tube shapes and a carbon fibre layup that are optimised to absorb road shocks and vibrations in the right places whilst offering stiffness for power transfer in others. This profiling technology can also be seen in the D-Fuse handlebar and seatpost which allow flex in one plane for comfort whilst offering stability in the other plane for efficiency. Giant's Advanced grade composite is woven by Giant in their own facility which is unique for a bicycle manufacturer. This allows Giant to create a carbon fibre which meets their exact requirements rather than making do with what is available from a third party. This also means Giant can offer better grades of fibres at lower prices which is better for you!

The Defy Advanced Pro 2 comes complete with Giant's SLR 1 carbon wheelsystem with a 30mm deep carbon rim. Not only does the SLR1 wheelsystem offer low weight but the Dynamic Balanced Laced wheels offer a noticeably more responsive ride than traditionally laced wheels.

The Giant Defy Advanced Pro 2 features seamless disc brake integration including flat mounts and 12mm front and rear thru-axles producing more consistent braking power for better control, particularly in wet weather and on rough roads. Stopping power on the Defy Advanced Pro 2 is provided by Shimano's all new 105 hydraulic disc brakes which offer excellent feel, power and modulation. The improved ergonomics of the new 105 levers ensures a great fit for most hands too.

Another key feature found across the Defy Advanced Pro range which helps set it apart from the pack is the inclusion of tubeless tyres and wheels from the box. Tubeless road technology reduces rolling resistance and can help to reduce punctures too which are real performance benefits not normally found at this pricepoint. The tyres fitted to the Giant Defy Advanced Pro 2 are Giant's AC1 Tubeless tyres in 28mm which provide a great balance of puncture protection and performance.

The Defy Advanced Pro 2's drivetrain is courtesy of Shimano's brand new 105 components offering excellent reliability, precise shifting and a huge range of gearing with 50x34 at the front and 11x34 at the rear.

If you are looking for a great premium all round endurance road bike which offers all day comfort, sufficient suppleness for rough roads and excellent power transfer then Giant's Defy Advanced Pro 2 is a must to consider.

Please note: This model features tubeless ready wheels and tyres which offer a superior ride and less rolling resistance than traditional innertubes. This system requires tyre sealant to function correctly and this will be fitted in our workshop prior to despatch. The nature of this sealant means that the tyre may not be fully sealed until it has been ridden a short distance and therefore the bicycle may arrive with reduced pressure in the tyres. Please check the bicycle's tyres are inflated to the recommended pressure before cycling. Should you wish for the bicycle to be supplied with inner tubes fitted rather being set up tubeless please contact us after placing your order.

IMPORTANT: This bicycle is supplied without pedals. Pedals for this bicycle can be selected for no cost using Podium Points™.


Advanced-Grade Composite
Advanced-Grade Composite, full-composite OverDrive 2 steerer
Rear Shock
22 speed Shimano 105
Rear Mech
Shimano 105
Front Mech
Shimano 105
Bottom Bracket
Shimano Press Fit
Shimano 105, 34/50
Shimano 105, 11x34
Shimano 105, hydraulic disc, 140mm rotors
Giant SLR 1 30, Tubeless, Full Composite
Giant Gavia AC 1 Tubeless, 700x28 Folding
Giant Contact SL D-Fuse
Giant Contact SL Stealth
Giant D-Fuse composite
Giant Contact SL Neutral
Ride Sense ANT+/Bluetooth


We are an authorised Giant dealer and supply this Giant Defy Advanced Pro 2 with a LIFETIME manufacturer's warranty. Read Warranty Terms


Rider Height (ft)
Rider Height (m)

Sizing information is provided as a general guide only. This is based on the average rider riding the bicycle in the style for which it is intended. This takes no account of a rider's personal proportions, physique, flexibility and biomechanics. If your height places you on, or near, a bicycle size step then we recommend you consider both sizes. All bicyles offer a range of handlebar and saddle adjustment which will enable you to fine tune your riding position once the correct size has been established. If you are unsure on sizing, we strongly recommend you visit our store so we can assist you. Pedal On offers advice and information on sizing in good faith, the final decision and resposibility on which size to purchase is your's.


Seat Tube C-T mm445480515535565
Seat Tube C-T in17.518.920.321.122.2
Horiz. Top Tube mm530545560575595
Seat Angle74.073.573.073.072.5
Head Angle71.872.572.572.572.5
Head Tube mm140160185205225
Chainstay mm420420420420420
BB Offset mm7575707070
Standover mm760786816835856
Wheelbase mm995998101010251040
Reach mm374377381390398
Stack mm546567586605624
Fork Rake mm5050505050
Fork Trail mm6358585858
Stem Length mm90100110110120
Bar Width mm400420420440440
Crank length mm170172.5172.5175175
Wheel size700C700C700C700C700C


This bicycle is available for instore collection and home delivery using a Cyclescheme voucher.Cyclescheme Information

Finance Options

The following finance options are available to apply for online immediately. If you are collecting your bicycle in store you can arrange your finance prior to visiting the store by selecting the required finance method as well as Click & Collect.

  • Buy Now Pay Later 12 Month
  • Classic Credit 36 Month
  • 12 Month Interest Free Finance
  • 24 Month Interest Free Finance
  • 36 Month Interest Free Finance

Finance quotation based on this Giant Defy Advanced Pro 2:

The credit advertised is provided by one credit provider with whom we have a commercial relationship.
Credit provided by Hitachi Personal Finance, a division of Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.