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The Gibb

Year of release: 2014


Frame Set

All Vivente bikes are built with solid frames of chromoly steel for maximum longevity.

100% Cr-Mo tubing, double butted main tubes, 3 bidon mounts, spare spoke mounts, centre stand attachment plate, 700×35C (XS is 26×1.4″).

1-1/8″, 100% cr-mo steel, threadless, rack mounts, pivots, disc brake mounts, light cable mounts

Tange fully sealed cartridge headset


Brakes are one of the most important parts of cycling and we have not compromised on safety for any Vivente Bike.

Avid BB7 cable disc, sintered pads, 160mm rotor with lock-ring

Front Rotor
Avid 160mm 6-bolt attachment

Rear Rotor
Rohloff 160mm 6 bolt attachment

Shimano T610 Deore 2.0 finger


All Vivente Bikes come with tried and trusted transmissions systems to keep your ride at the most efficient, long-lasting and durable.

Shift Levers
Rohloff RH 14sp black

Crank Set
Sugino Mighty Comp, 130BCD, single CW, 42T, 3/32″, silver 165/170/175MM

Bottom Bracket Set
Shimano UN55 English square taper JIS sealed cartridge 68mm x 111mm

Rear Derailleur
Prime SSP-12-1

KMC Z33 3/32 for 6 speed with KMC joining link


Whether travelling down dirt roads or city roads our wheels are designed for maximum efficiency and safety.

DT-545d, disc specific, for long distance touring, pressure advice decal specific for tyre width, 36H, 21mm internal width, 700c (622) or 26″ (559), black, with eyelets

Front Tyre
Schwalbe Marathon 700c × 35 (622) or 26″ (559)

Rear Tyre
Schwalbe Marathon 700c × 32 (622) or 26″ (559)

Front Hub
Shutter Precision (SP) 8, black , (6-bolt type), 6V-2.4W, 36h

Rear Hub
Rohloff Speedhub 500/14, 36H, CC DB OEM, Silver, 16T, external transfer box

Front Spokes
Competition (2.0) – DT, 36+36, stainless steel

Rear Spokes
Competition (2.0/1.8/2.0) – DT, 36+36, stainless steel


We have tested countless contact variations for all our bikes and believe we have one of the most comfortable bikes rides in the world.

Handlebars check this
Humpert Horn bar (25.4 B) 580mm, adjustable (black)

Vivente 7 degree, 60mm(XS)/80mm(S)/100mm(M)/120mm(L,XL)/130mm(XXL), 26.0, stack 40mm

Velo hi-density foam 400x20x5mm black

WTB Comfort V Comp 172x260mm

Kalloy 27.2 micro adjustable alloy. 250/300mm

Shimano, PD-A530 SPD, with cleats


Many countries require lights on bicycles as a matter of law. Vivente Bikes come with both front and rear lights powered by you dynamo.

Front Light
Busch & Muller Lumotec EYC with standlight and sensor

Rear Light
Busch & Muller Toplight line plus for day night running


All Vivente touring bikes come with racks pre-installed.

Rear Rack
Tubus Logo Evo, 150mm lower spacing, 50mm taillight spacing


Vivente Bikes are designed to be useful right out of the box and so come with additional accesories to make your ride safer and more enjoyable.

VWR 46mm wide, with stainless steel hardware, 26″ or 700c to suit

VWR black 6″ bugle horn

Bidon Cages
2 pieces per bike – 6mm black alloy cages & VWR custom LD PE 700cc bidons

Kick Stand
Atranvelo, Stylo DV with regular (XS) and long(700c) leg


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