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Specialized Rumor 29

Specialized Rumor 2016


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At a glance

The 2016 Specialized Rumor 29 is an Trail Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It sports 29" wheels, has RockShox suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Rumor range of mountain bikes.

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  • Frame
    M5 aluminum, Women's Trail 29 Geometry, women's fully-butted tube sets, tapered head tube, PF30 BB, DMD mount, internal cable routing, internal Command Posting routing, 142mm dropouts, SRAM FD adapter, 120mm travel
  • Fork
    RockShox Recon Silver RL, RockShox Recon Silver 29, Solo Air spring, 120mm travel, TurnKey compression adjust, 46mm offset, 15mm Maxle Lite thru-axle
  • Shock
    Custom X-Fusion 02 Pro RL, air sleeve, rebound adjust, lockout, 205x53mm
  • Hubs
    Specialized, Hi Lo disc, 4x sealed cartridge bearings, 12mm thru-axle, 28h
  • Wheels
    Alex XD, 650b, 24/28h
  • Wheel Size
  • Spokes
    Stainless, 14g
  • Tires
    Specialized Purgatory Control, 60TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 29x2.3""
  • Chain
    KMC, KMC X9, 9-speed
  • Crank
    SRAM, Custom SRAM S-1250, 7050 alloy arms, 10-speed double, PF30, 34/22T, 104/64mm BCD spider
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM, PF30, OS press-in bearings, sealed cartridge
  • Front Derailleur
    SRAM X5, SRAM X5, 2x10
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Deore, Shimano Deore Shadow, 9-speed, SGS cage, top mount
  • Shifters
    Shimano Alivio, Shimano Alivio, 9-speed
  • Brakeset
    Tektro, Tektro Gemini, hydraulic disc, resin pads, I-spec compatible
  • Handlebar
    Specialized Stout, flat bar, double-butted 6061 alloy, 10-degree backsweep, 4-degree upsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Women's Myth Sport, steel rails, 155mm
  • Seatpost
    Alloy, 2-bolt, 12.5mm offset, 30.9mm, anti-corrosion hardware
  • Stem
    Specialized Trail, forged alloy, 4-bolt, 8-degree rise
  • Grips
    Specialized Sip Grip, light lock-on, half-waffle, regular thickness
  • Headset
    1-1/8"" upper, 1-1/2"" lower, Campy style, integrated sealed cartridge bearings


Q: Where to buy a 2016 Specialized Rumor 29?

The 2016 Specialized Rumor 29 may be purchased directly from Specialized.

Q: What size wheels does the 2016 Specialized Rumor 29 have?

The 2016 Specialized Rumor 29 has 29" wheels.

Q: What size 2016 Specialized Rumor 29 should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Rumor 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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