Liv Avow Advanced Pro 1 Review
The Liv Avow Advanced Pro is built purely for speed. It looks fast and it certainly rides fast! Liv have certainly pulled out all the stops to design this bike, from its premium advanced-grade carbon frame to its lightweight carbon rimmed wheels - this bike is made to race. As a women's specific Timetrial or Triathlon bike, it's one of the best on the market. With carbon features throughout from it's basebar to seatpost the bike is lightweight and race ready.
The high-end specifications on the bike
Frame: Advanced-Grade Composite, Electronic Ready.
Fork: AeroDrive Tri, Advanced-grade composite, Hybrid Steerer.
Front and Rear Mech: Shimano Ultegra Di2.
Shifters: Shimano Dura Ace Di2.
Chainset: FSA Vision TRIMAX 34/50.
Rims: Giant SLR 1 Aero WheelSystem weighing in at 1,700g per wheel system.
Tyres: Giant Gavia SL, compatible with both clincher and tubeless systems.
Saddle: ISM Adamo PS1.0, which took some getting use to!
Body position is key when it comes to timetrialling, you're trying to get as aerodynamic as possible.
The vast amount of adjustment on the front end makes any position possible - higher, lower, wider, longer!