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2016

Specialized Rockhopper Sport 29

Specialized Rockhopper 2016

Cross Country

At a glance

The 2016 Specialized Rockhopper Sport 29 is an Cross Country Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It has SR Suntour suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Rockhopper range of mountain bikes.

Maybe you’re finding your legs on the singletrack, or perhaps you’re just dirt-curious? Either way, the Rockhopper Sport 29 is the only bike you need to live out your trail fantasies. It places a focus on long haul performance, and we’re not talking about 100-mile trail rides. Its corrosion-resistant hardware is built to last, while all of the components are purposely selected for their balance of strength and capability. And setting everything over the top is our Trail 29 Geometry that’s guaranteed to leave you feeling planted, confident, and efficient out there on the dirt.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    Specialized A1 Premium Aluminium, Trail 29 Geometry ORE down tube, butted tube sets, externally relieved head tube, forged dropouts, reinforced disc mount, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger
  • Fork
    Custom SR Suntour XCM 29, custom Multi-Circuit Damping, coil spring, S: 80mm travel, M/L/XL: 100mm travel, preload adjust, 1-1/8"" steerer, alloy lowers, Hi-Ten 30mm stanchions, disc mount
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Specialized Stout, Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, ground race, QR, 32h [R] Specialized Stout, Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h
  • Wheels
    Specialized Stout 29, disc, alloy, double-wall, pin joint, 25mm inner width, 32h
  • Spokes
    Stainless, 14g
  • Tires
    [F] [R]
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    KMC X9, 9-speed, w/ reusable MissingLink
  • Crank
    Stout crankset, forged alloy construction, 9-speed, square taper BB, 44/32/22T
  • Bottom Bracket
    Square taper, cartridge bearings
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano Altus, high mount, bottom swing, dual pull
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Acera rear derailleur, Shadow design, 9-speed
  • Shifters
    Shimano Altus, RapidFire Plus, 9-speed
  • Cassette
    Sunrace, 9-speed, 11-34t
  • Pedals
    Plastic, 9/16"", w/ reflectors
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, organic pads, 180mm rotor [R] Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, organic pads, 160mm rotor
  • Handlebar
    Specialized Stout, flat bar, double-butted 6061 alloy, 10-degree backsweep, 4-degree upsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry mountain, steel rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Alloy, 2-bolt, micro-adjust, 12.5mm offset, 30.9mm, anti-corrosion hardware
  • Stem
    3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

FAQ

Q: What size 2016 Specialized Rockhopper Sport 29 should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Rockhopper Sport 29 size for your height. Remember that these sizes are a general guide and bike sizes can vary between riders and bikes. The best way to find your size is to go for a test ride.

Rider Height (cm)Rider Height (in)Frame Size
148cm - 158cm4'10" - 5'2"XS
158cm - 168cm5'2" - 5'6"S
168cm - 178cm5'6" - 5' 10"M
178cm - 185cm5'10" - 6'1"L
185cm - 193cm6'1" - 6'4"XL
193cm - 198cm6'4" - 6'6"XXL

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