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2017

Specialized Rockhopper Sport 29

Specialized Rockhopper 2017

Cross Country

At a glance

The 2017 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
    SR Suntour XCM, coil spring, hydraulic lock-out w/Multi-Circuit Damping, 80/100mm of travel (size specific)
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] Shimano Centre Lock, disc, 9x100mm QR, 32h [R] Shimano Centre Lock, disc, 10x135mm QR, 32h
  • Wheels
    Stout 29, alloy disc, double-wall, pinned joint, 20mm inner width, 32h
  • Spokes
    Stainless, 14g
  • Tires
    [F] [R]
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    KMC X8, 8-speed w/reusable MissingLink
  • Crank
    Stout, forged alloy construction, 8-speed
  • Bottom Bracket
    Square taper, 73mm, internal bearings
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano Altus, 34.9mm clamp, down-swing, 7/8-speed
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano Alivio, Shadow design, SGS cage, 9-speed
  • Shifters
    Shimano Altus, 8-speed
  • Cassette
    Sunrace, 8-speed, 11-34t
  • Pedals
    Specialized Dirt
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Shimano BL-M315, hydraulic disc, resin pads, 180/160mm rotor [R] Shimano BR-M315, hydraulic disc, resin pads, 160mm rotor
  • Handlebar
    Stout, alloy, 8-degree backsweep, 6-degree upsweep, 10mm rise, 720mm width, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Henge Sport, steel rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Alloy, 12mm offset, 2-bolt clamp, 30.9mm
  • Stem
    Stout, 3D-forged alloy, 31.8mm clamp, 6-degree rise

FAQ

Q: What size 2017 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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