For more information please visit www.v12retailfinance.com. Bizango has a bolt through fork / front hub too – the spec is 9mm qr. Also, really hard to find bikes at the moment but can get my hands on these two. For example, a trail devotee looking for an aggressive ride may prefer a smaller, more manoeuvrable bike size. Specialized’s entry level mountain bike, the Rockhopper, has had a full redesign for 2021, taking a cross-country inspired alloy chassis and giving it a few tweaks to make it real-world ready. Centurion Way, Damn, the large was the only one in stock and I filled in the Specialized measurement thing and it said large. Don’t hang around though if you want one, Halfords site saying the Bizango is low on stock. Air-sprung fork? I’d take the bizango personally. When returning the item please use Royal Mail 1st Class Recorded* so that you have a tracking reference just in case! Whenever we get updated information from our suppliers we will endeavour to update the Estimated Delivery & Collection Dates provided on product pages. Generally longer reach makes a bike more stable – the Specialized is really short in my opinion. Our handy size charts match your height to the appropriate frame size so you need to be sure you’ve measured your height accurately. The Specialized also looks like it has a low stack so might be quite ‘nose down’ which will make steeper stuff feel scarier. Due to the recent COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to make returns as easy & stress-free as possible for you. https://rideonmagazine.com.au/how-to-measure-stack-and-reach/ I’ve got a bokor, basically a Bizango with slightly better spec. to the following address: a) If we have sent you the incorrect bicycle, we will cover the cost of collection and delivery of the correct model. It all comes down to personal preference and how the bike feels to you. Bizango 29er gets rave reviews but have always ridden specialized bikes. Specialized Rockhopper Elite 27.5 2021 Hardtail Mountain Bike Black. Credit is provided by V12 Retail Finance Ltd, a trading name of Secure Trust Bank Plc. Thanks for all your advice. Once the 15 working days have passed we will be able to issue a full refund or resend your order. I am 39 and so won’t be going too hardcore. In the unlikely event that you are dissatisfied with your purchase please feel free to return your goods within 60 days of the purchase date for a full exchange or refund. You should also consider your inside leg measurement when choosing your bike to ensure adequate stand over height. At £1100 ish (if it’s ever in stock) the Vitus Sentier 29er has a very good spec – better fork, better wheels, better tyres, better brakes, better geometry etc. Pretty much just road sections / fire roads between trails that I might spin it out a little. Specialized. Got around £1000 to play with. If you have not received your order please call us on 01772 644340 and a member of staff can confirm the shipping date. This will ensure comfort when you’re stopped and standing astride the bike. For the best possible fit  we recommend popping in to your local Leisure Lakes Bikes store, or call 0800 083 0888 for expert advice tailored to you. Let me introduce you to your new friend, Judy. So are we thinking Canyon Stoic 2 better than Bizango if money not an obstacle? b) If we have delivered the bicycle you ordered, but upon inspection you decide it is not the bike for you, we will charge you £50.00 for the collection. We hope this extended period of time will allow you to follow government advice regarding self-isolation properly, and also cover you in the case of any disruption to the postal services. You can get the same range with either. Each is impressive in their own right, but the magic really lies in how they all come together into a Rockhopper that serves up singletrack with a nice big side of ' Whoah, so that's what a real bike feels like.'. £850, size large, in stock, add a dropper post for about £130 and you would have an amazing bike for the money (the reach on this in L is 480mm to give you an idea of ‘modern’). Privacy You'll find no fault—and no grade too steep—with a wide-range Shimano Deore 1x10 drivetrain. Also, the angle/reach comment- what should I want? Drawing on the Epic & Chisel, the new 2021 Specialized Rockhopper is an entry-level hardtail that aims to deliver confidence and control for riders who are new to mountain biking. Reach is a personal thing but in a hardtail at 6 feet I’d have thought this would be in the ballpark. Will check out the Stoic and Sentier. £850, size large, in stock, add a dropper post for about £130 and you would have an amazing bike for the money (the reach on this in L is 480mm to give you an idea of ‘modern’), This is where my money would be going Once the 15 working days are up we will issue a refund or replacement. I forgot about 44mm HT. https://www.canyon.com/en-gb/mountain-bikes/trail-bikes/stoic/stoic-2/2659.html?dwvar_2659_pv_rahmenfarbe=WH%2FMC&dwvar_2659_pv_rahmengroesse=L with 29er forks having 30mm stanchions and quick release is going to be mega noodly. Brand: Specialized, Product: Rockhopper Elite 29. Forum Rules Send your package using a recorded delivery method (always keep a copy of your receipt!) I’d certainly keep it like that for a good while and as things wear out it might be a nice upgrade later but won’t be something to worry about. The range is five models deep, starting with the Rockhopper, available in 27.5 only at £379.99, rising all the way up to the Rockhopper Elite at £899.99 in both 27.5 and 29″ wheels. Not sure whether I should wait and spend a bit more when there are more options out there. Also the forks are a max of 100mm travel on the spec vs the 120mm travel on the Bizango. The result is a Rockhopper to fit every rider and the assurance that every Rockhopper is rolling on the best-handling wheel for its frame size. Specialized Rockhopper Elite Hardtail Mountain Bike - 2021 - Black £849.00 0% Finance Available OE discount does not apply to this product. Life your arms out horizontally either side of you. Add to that the Bizango is a touch slacker head angle / touch steeper seat angle. The Rockhopper Elite is one helluva lot of bike. That is unless you think you’re going to be riding a lot of cross country / relatively flat trails etc. If the item was in full working order at the time of delivery to you, we can not refund your return postage cost. If we have supplied the correct product, it is not faulty or it is outside of the 14 days we can not be liable for your postage charges. I previously rode a bike with 481mm reach (full suspension) and found that a touch too long for me. Link Removal Wanted more resistance. Only in these cases will we cover the cost of the return shipping charges. To improve your shopping experience today and in the future, this site uses cookies. If this occurs you need to measure the range of your reach or “Ape Index”. Specialized Rockhopper Elite 2021 Hardtail. Yes a bigger range/lower gearing is nice if its super steep but for a lot of places it’s not needed especially if you are just getting into it! Specialized Rockhopper Elite 27.5 inch 2021 Hardtail MTB - Cast Black. If the stoic is in stock then it would be a good plan to buy that and add a brand x ascend dropper post. Voodoo has sram nx gears and rockhopper shimano. Wish the Specialized one had the better functionality. Specialized Rockhopper Elite 27.5 Hardtail Mountain bike 2021 features. Comments in reviews suggest the Bizango is a decent length, but I can’t find a geometry table with reach in it bizarrely. Discerning when it comes to your drivetrain? Absolute bargain for ~£607 with British Cycling discount, would have considered one myself as a commuter if there had been stock in the summer, but there wasn’t so I ended up with a Marasa. Specialized Tarmac SL7 Expert Di2 2021 Road Bike. If the products you ordered are delivered to you in good condition but you wish to return them for any reason we will refund the full value of the goods excluding any carriage charge upon receipt of your returned goods. Yeah you don’t often hear bad things about the Bizango. I’d only spin that out on stuff like fireroads or tarmac. It is your responsibility to ensure that the item is returned to us in a safe and secure manner, and in the event of a refund or exchange, in saleable condition (in original packaging and including all warranty, cards, manuals and accessories). Main complaint on the Bizango is that the powerspline BB is made of cheese and the maximum rear tyre you can fit in is 2.25. Discerning when it comes to your drivetrain? Unit 9 Centurion Industrial Estate Hannah STW did a review of a Stoic recently https://singletrackworld.com/2020/12/canyon-stoic-4-140mm-of-hardtail-fun-reviewed/ Thanks this is really helpful. Why stop there? Let me introduce you to your new friend, Judy. The. A heart of gold, presented in our lightweight yet durable Premium A1 Aluminum, the Rockhopper features butted aluminum tubes in order to keep weight low and strength high, all while providing increased standover clearance, slick internal cable routing and dropper-post compatibility. It's not only the componentry that provides incredible bang for your buck with the Rockhopper Elite. Tubeless-ready rims and tires keep your options open and traction on-call. Specialized Rockhopper Elite 29 - 2021 $999.99. The 2021 Rockhopper Elite may just be the obvious choice in the Specialized Rockhopper lineup. Air-sprung fork? If you wish to return your bike to us please keep it in the box it arrived in and call us on 01772 644340 and we will arrange a collection. Wheels are hard to compare as both budget with no-name rims. Specialized 2021 ROCKHOPPER ELITE 29. Specialized Rockhopper Elite Mountain Bike 2021. You should always keep proof of postage and we advise you to use a ‘signed for service’ when returning goods. Also I had a go on someone’s Bizango a few weeks ago. Air-sprung fork? Let me introduce you to your new friend, Judy. £849.00. I’d definitely take the Stoic if in stock. So, instead, you can submit your email address against the item you are interested in and we will email you as soon as stock arrives on the system. You'll find no fault—and no grade too steep—with a wide-range Shimano Deore 1x10 drivetrain. If the result is negative (your arm span is less than your height you need the smaller size. With Pre-Order, you can purchase the latest items added to our store in advance of them arriving with us. Offering potentially the best value in the lineup, the Elite packs a punch for its low price-tag. Leisure Lakes Bikes, Canyon has the proper tubeless off road mountain bike tyres. The Rockhopper Elite is one helluva lot of bike. Looks good to me if you can get one. 2021 Specialized Rockhopper Expert. Looking at entry level mountain bikes and I like these two. I have to say with £1000 I would be looking at something like a canyon stoic, but that is a lot different pricewise than the Bizango! Just want a fun smooth ride over some xc paths and the odd trail. Faulty items are then forwarded onto the suppliers to confirm the warranty issue. As such, the size XS, S and M Rockhoppers roll on smaller 27.5in wheels, while the L, XL and … For 2021 the Rockhopper gets a new frame, multiple wheelsize options, pricing that kicks off from just $750. What about forks and wheels, I’d go for the one that has the better fork and / or tubeless wheels and tyres as opposed to picking based on number of gears. A bit silly as both my bikes have them! Place a pencil on top of your head and mark the wall (the best and easiest way to do this properly is with a friend to help you). Stoic – I would say yes for trail riding – it’s got a more robust fork and better geometry if riding anything steeper. Will open up wider choice of fork upgrades later on. Sizes: 54cm, 58cm, 61cm. Only my opinion! SPECIALIZED 2021 ROCKHOPPER ELITE 2021 ... the Rockhopper features butted aluminum tubes in order to keep weight low and strength high, all while providing increased standover clearance, slick internal cable routing and dropper-post compatibility. A breath of fresh air at this price point—and plenty north of it, RockShox’s Judy SoloAir brings air-sprung sensitivity and performance to the masses with a killer value proposition: more bang, less buck. This will give you your arm span. Most proper off road wouldn’t see you spinning out a 32/11 combination – particularly on a 29er. Any item (excluding food and underwear) can be returned to us for any reason provided it is returned in ‘showroom condition’, with its original packaging, tags and a valid receipt/delivery note. Always keep a copy of your receipt! For more information on ensuring the safety and wellbeing of yourselves and others, please visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ - Our returns policy is otherwise exactly the same! When you say higher gears I’m assuming you mean at the top speed side of things. The Magic Mary/Hans Damph might be a bit overkill for the xc path type stuff. It’s different from the saddle to headtube length (top tube length) due to the angle of the seat tube. I get what the spec is better on the Bizango but in your opinion, would it be really noticeable? For most people to get the right frame size, measuring your height will suffice. Specialized also has a great range of full suspension mountain bikes to choose from, specialized electric bikes and much more. It’s relevant for your position when standing on the pedals pretty much. Your Pre-Order is prioritised (at no additional charge); meaning that as soon as the product arrives with us, we can wrap it straight back up; ready for collection via Click & Collect or dispatch to you — it often never even hits the stock room shelves! Unit 9 Centurion Industrial Estate, which is registered in England and Wales: 541132. A Sunrace 11-46 cassette is £45 quid ish. A faithful steed within the brands line up for decades the Specialized Rockhopper Elite Mountain Bike has been revamped from the ground up. For the riding yourey wanting todo either the canyon or voodo look good and I’m sure you’ll enjoy whichever you choose. Christmas Countdown Day 21 – ERE Research Explorator Bar Tape, Christmas Countdown Day 20 – Park Tool AK-5 Advanced Mechanic Tool Kit, Fresh Goods Friday 529 – The Quiet Mad Friday In Edition, Christmas Countdown Day 19 – MilKit Tubeless Bundle, This topic has 40 replies, 10 voices, and was last updated. Not happy with your purchase? Our sizing charts aim to be as specific as possible so you can look up the particular type, make and model of bike you’re looking for. Wish Canyon didn’t charge so much for boxing and delivery. The other option is to find a bike with a 2x drivetrain on it – not many decent bikes have this now. We do not refund premium services. Also the voodoo is orange which is not really me but it gets such cracking reviews. Worried a large in the specialized may not be big enough too. Once the item arrives back at our Mail Order Centre you will receive an email notifying you about the progress. Contact Us Credit and debit card refunds must be made to the card used for the original transaction, cheque payments will be refunded in cash but due to banking restrictions can only be refunded at least 14 days after the original purchase date. PR25 4GU. Like the look of the Stoic 2 though but not really reviewed too much. I have to say I wouldn’t worry about replacing the cassette or chainring straight away. In the event that you have received items that are fault or not what you ordered, please send them back to us as soon as possible. Send it back to us or return in any of our stores and we will give you a full refund or exchange! Any other suggestions or ones to compare it to before making my decision? I’d assume the xcr/ raidon dampers are similar but I don’t know for sure. Can’t find the detail on the Stoic. Honestly I don’t think you will notice the difference in spec for either, I would focus on getting something in stock that fits correctly – that will make a much bigger difference! If your item arrived faulty we will refund your postage cost. *In the event that you return a faulty/incorrect item we will refund your postage charge as long as it is 1st Class Recorded or a lesser value service. The Rockhopper Elite is one helluva lot of bike. I’ve seen a fair few and they look bang on for what your paying for them, certainly nicer spec wise (mostly geometry and suspension – was pleasantly surprised by the suntour fork) than the specialized, With regards to gears I have 11-42 at the moment and its fine for me range wise. If you have received items that are faulty please send them back to us using the steps above. Measure the distance from fingertip of one hand to fingertip of the other. If you are looking to ride a fair amount and progress to more difficult stuff the stoic will have better progression for you. The Bizango is as good as it gets at that price for a 29er I think. Was good but found the higher gears did not go high enough. The 2021 Rockhopper lineup consists of six different models, ranging from just $500 up to $1,125 USD, with size-specific suspension and wheel sizing, in enough colour options to make you dizzy. If the result is positive (your arm span is greater than your height) you should go for the larger size of bike. Please include a covering letter describing the fault and if you would like the item replacing or refunding. The likes of the more xc type bikes from Cube / Felt / Canyon etc. So the Stoic would go tubeless cheaper / easier. It’s usually in the geometry charts, there are more variables to consider for sure, but I find if the reach is about right most other things fit on a well designed bike. You should always keep proof of postage and we advise you to use a ‘signed for service’ when returning goods. This is for estimation purposes only. Some of the German / European brands still run 2x though. 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Items won’t be considered lost until after 15 working days of items being dispatched. This will ensure you get a comfortable distance between the handlebars and your saddle. Decked out in performance-focused components at every level, the new Rockhopper fits right in at any occasion. Login/cookie issues? A heart of gold, presented in our lightweight yet durable Premium A1 Aluminum, the Rockhopper features butted aluminum tubes in order to keep weight low and strength high, all while providing increased standover clearance, slick internal cable routing and dropper-post compatibility. Make sure legs are together and your shoulders are back. You should always keep proof of postage and we advise you to use a ‘signed for service’ when returning goods. The Specialized Rockhopper Elite 27.5 Hardtail Mountain bike is one helluva lot of bike, it features butted aluminum tubes in order to keep weight low and strength high. The Big Giveaway Week 4 – What Can You Win? In essence that means it will be more stable then the Bizango and better able to take you through steeper / rockier trails. What kind of riding were you doing / are you thinking of doing? I am 39 in 3 weeks and I’m faster now than I have ever been! Don’t let the age get in the way! The tyres that come with the standard Bizango are Ardents only in tread pattern really, they’re not tubeless ready and have the cheapest casing. ... the Rockhopper features butted aluminum tubes in order to keep weight low and strength high, all while providing increased standover clearance, slick internal cable routing and dropper-post compatibility. 0% Finance Available from £63.68 per month. If returning items that are not suitable for either refund or exchange you are accountable for the delivery cost in returning it to us. Shop The 2021 Specialized Rockhopper ... Air-sprung RockShox forks, tubeless-ready rims and tires, and 1x drivetrains on the Expert and Elite will certainly turn heads, while powerful disc brakes and a whole host of dependable Shimano bits across the entire line will always be in fashion. For general trail riding I think it looks superb! Elite 27.5 $1400. Would value opinions. Centurion Way Pretty sure the Voodoo has a 44mm headtube so could run a tapered fork with external lower cup. How do you measure reach? Have ruled out specilialized as would be too small in the one they have in store. I just feel like the Voodoo looks like a man-child’s bike in orange. If you are intending to use finance as your payment option, please note we will only ship your order to your billing address, and not to an alternative delivery address. At 185 I would go XL for sure! Frame looks nicer then the Bizango – and it’s got proper geometry – the reach is very modern / a touch on the hardcore hardtail side of things. Newsletter Settings, Viewing 40 posts - 1 through 40 (of 41 total), Voodoo Bizango or Specialized Rockhopper Elite 2021, Premier Partners for Singletrack issues & exclusive subscriber perks, Metcheck MTB Weather Forecasts At A Glance, Singletrack Cycle Of Good Inner Tube Belt, Singletrack Lockdown 2020 426ml Coffee Mug, https://www.canyon.com/en-gb/mountain-bikes/trail-bikes/stoic/stoic-2/2659.html?dwvar_2659_pv_rahmenfarbe=WH%2FMC&dwvar_2659_pv_rahmengroesse=L, https://rideonmagazine.com.au/how-to-measure-stack-and-reach/, https://singletrackworld.com/2020/12/canyon-stoic-4-140mm-of-hardtail-fun-reviewed/. The dates we provide are based on indications given by our suppliers. Looks like the stoic for me. Enquire. 2021 Specialized Rockhopper. The Canyon Stoic 2 looks ok. I’m not sure how the fork compares to the one on the Voodoo – it’s got bigger diameter stanchions, is boost spaced and has a touch more travel which is good. However, you may find that your height is on the borderline of the range we suggest for a particular frame. They are for indication purposes only and can change at any time without notice. Stand over height is the clearance between the top tube and the bottom of your crotch. Discerning when it comes to your drivetrain? Generally the only way you are going to get that is putting a bigger chainring on most mountain bikes if getting a 1x drivetrain (more expensive cassettes have 10t highest gears, but that’s outside of your budget as far as I’m aware). Both have an 11-42 cassette which isn’t a huge range tbh – I’d change out either for 11-46 probably – and swap to a 30t chainring on the front on the Bizango. Specialized has also extended the size range and introduced size-specific wheels to the Rockhopper platform to improve how the bike fits and handles. Halfords annoyingly don’t quite reach, but the specialised looks particularly short reach vs seat tube length. The 2 has the exact same frame and I think wheels/tyres as this one… Ideal UK hardtail I would say. We didn't, in order to allow you the pleasure of stopping yourself with Shimano's eager-to-please and oh-so-capable MT200 hydraulic disc brakes. Rockhopper Elite 29er 2021 - Price: 942,38€ - salecyclist.com - The Best Bike Discounts Online. with a note inside stating whether you want an exchange (what you want it exchanging for) or refund, to the following address: Leisure Lakes Bikes With the goal of making sure that the Rockhopper offers both the best fit and best performance for every person, no matter their measure, we’ve paired each Rockhopper frame size with the optimal wheel size. SPECIALIZED 2021 ROCKHOPPER ELITE 29 BIKE Yep, we just re-read the spec sheet and still can't believe it either. Any advice on pedals to slap on it? Specialized Aethos Expert 2021 Road Bike. £5,250.00 . Refunds will be made for faulty or incorrect items, including any delivery charge incurred by the buyer (excluding ‘Special Delivery’) in the return of the item. PR25 4GU. Discerning when it comes to your drivetrain? It’s the distance between the vertical line through the bb and a vertical line through the centre of the top of the head tube. Let me introduce you to your new friend, Judy. Please be patient with us as we need to receive this confirmation from the suppliers before we can process your request for a replacement/refund. You should always keep proof of postage and we advise you to use a ‘signed for service’ when returning goods. Air-sprung fork? 2021 Specialized Rockhopper. https://www.canyon.com/en-gb/mountain-bikes/trail-bikes/stoic/stoic-2/2659.html?dwvar_2659_pv_rahmenfarbe=WH%2FMC&dwvar_2659_pv_rahmengroesse=L Yep, we just re-read the spec sheet and still can’t believe it either. The Specialized frame looks lovely in black or red, but on a spec / geometry basis the Bizango is a no brainer. Product Info. The way you ride and the type of bike you are into will also impact the frame size you should choose. I’d imagine the Bizango couldn’t be shorter….. Gear wise there’s not much in it between 10 speed deore and 11 speed NX. Comp 27.5 $1050. A heart of gold, the Rockhopper's lightweight yet durable Premium A1 Aluminum frame features butted aluminum tubes in order to keep weight low and strength high, all while providing increased standover clearance, slick internal cable routing, and dropper-post compatibility. I bet if you took a random middle of the road (bridleway) bike and gave it to a group of Halfords customers and a group of PedalsBikeShaopInEdinburgh customers you’d get far more glowing reviews from the Halfords lot, just because their baseline is lower. 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