They have a lighter-under foot feel that makes them more trail-ready or even playful. Single speed and fixed gear bikes with the highest BikeRide Scores, See all Single Speed and Fixed Gear bikes. But we felt during ride testing that G2 RSC had ample power and the contact point adjustability was really a nice added benefit. The GT Pro Series Heritage 29 rolls upon 29" wheels and its design takes inspiration from old-school GT BMX styles. Not including Martin Maes’ mixed-wheel Force 27.5**, what’s the split between the 27.5 and 29-inch Forces among GT’s enduro racers? It’s so impressive. The upgraded cranks were lauded for their high quality. We are unable to offer this on larger bikes. Old-school superlaced hubs increased wheel strength. Reviewers were impressed by this bike’s low weight. The Pro Series line is purpose-built with the input of GT's Bike Life Coalition to hold up to any session with your squad. A couple of critics suggested that, while featuring beautiful design notes, the Pro Performer was equipped with components of a merely average quality. And the SRAM G2 RS brakes are underpowered for a bike like this. You will not have traction. As we all know, point of a bike ride is well, the ride! Brand: GT, Product: Pro Series 29 Inspired by the past for the movement of today. Man, this bike flat-out boogies. Fortunately, much of our test course played rather well with that kind of setup. SPECS. The key is to float through them. < IMPERIAL (FEET & INCHES) --- METRIC (CM) >, Please complete all fields below to submit your Price Match. By “a bike like this,” we mean a bike that, no matter how you choose to set it up, is meant for the rough, straight and steep if not a whole lot else. She’s a beaut – and it rides amazing. We price match any legitimate competitor! Your email address is not valid - please enter in the correct format. That’s why the new Force 29 leaned into it. Bike Magazine. Inspired by GT’s Freestyle roots loaded with the details to make this vintage inspired bikes as legendary as their predecessors. Stock components were more than sufficient. Your email address exceeds our limit. Consumers saw the Pro Performer as good value for the price paid. All rights reserved. Please use a shorter email address to sign up. Seen this cheaper elsewhere? You will not slap berms. Check out the rest of the Long Travel 29 class, Gallery - Day 1 at the 2020 Bible of Bike Tests: Marin County, Bible Trail Guide: Park City Long-Travel Test Loop, Bible Review: Devinci Django 29 Carbon GX 12S LTD. GT Pro Series Heritage 29 Bike. Throughout the development process in addition to in-house testing, rider feedback, and some round table discussions we shifted the objective to put the most fun-inducing bike under our riders. Prices constantly change and it’s impossible to compare them all yourself. The goal was to make a 29er variant of the 27.5 Force (travel, geometry, kinematic). You will be notified by email of the decision when reviewed within 24hours but usually much sooner, Sign up to our email newsletter or follow us on our social channels. Last year’s Force 27.5 drew criticism for running Guide brakes, and not only from Bike Mag. ‘Beautiful’ colors and themes were an attractive drawcard of the Pro Performer. The Pro Performer Heritage is also available in a 24" or 26" model. Product: GT Pro Series Junior Bike: Model Year: 2015 Riding Type: Racing Wheel Size: 20" Frame: GT Pro Series BMX Race Design, 6061-T6 AL, Euro BB, Reverse Dropouts, 1" Integrated H/T *Available on bikes with a wheel size up to 20". A brand new bike for the 2020 range from GT. Force 29 wasn’t released until later in this race year so having our team of athletes try and acclimate themselves to an entirely new bike while competing at the highest level wasn’t the largest priority. Roll on the past or relive your childhood on the GT Heritage. The Pro Series 29" is ready to pop wheelies straight out of the box. The Pro series Heritage 29 from GT is a BMX bike that was inspired by the past for the movement of today. Tall riders, up to 6”6’, found that this giant BMX fit them well. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window). Chromoly tubing offered a superior alternative to other 29” competitors. {"wheel"=>"Simply add a Hub, Rim & Spokes to Your Basket and select the \"Build my wheel\" Option when prompted"}, Yes, take me to the %user_country_name% store,, //, //, //, //, //,,, Larger Wheels for that road bike performance with a BMX feel, Larger wheels allow for a more comfortable ride without sacrificing too much of that BMX feel, Super lightweight Aluminum GT Pro design frame, GT Chain tensioners, rear pegs and pad set included. ###section### Product Specs FRAME MATERIAL: 100% Chromoly WHEEL SIZE: 29" TOP TUBE LENGTH: 23.5" CHAIN STAY LENGTH: 17.4" HEADTUBE Q&A with Sofia Whitcombe, Senior Public Relations Manager at GT. Keeping this alloy-equipped meant delivering uncompromised performance at more accessible price points to riders worldwide.