Our engineers designed the hybrid frame using 6061 aluminium and lower geometry for an easy step through. This frame provides optimal comfort and great versatility.
Inserts are included for a bottle cage and pannier rack.Removable rear derailleur hanger.
How to choose your hybrid bike size
3 sizes available: Size S from 1.50 m to 1.65 m.
Size M from 1.65 m to 1.80 m.
Size L from 1.80 m to 1.90 m.
If you're between 2 sizes:
Choose the smaller size for greater manoeuvrability and comfort (straighter back).
Choose the larger size for a more stretched out position (better suited to speed).
Derailleurs and drivetrain: unleash the speed
9 speeds with BTWIN SL569 shifter
Fast and easy shifter on the handlebars.
Cycle safely on any terrain (dry/wet) thanks to the cable-operated disc brakes at the front and rear. Aluminium brake levers.
Handlebars, steering, stem: maintain control
With its semi-raised (620 mm) aluminium frame, the Riverside 500 provides optimum steering comfort.
For those in the know, this bike is equipped with:
- 1"1/8 aluminium stem.
- Semi-integrated headset in 1 inch 1/8.
- Two aluminium adjustment rings ("spacers"), 5 mm high. - Ergonomic grips for a natural grip in the hand.
Adjustable suspension fork
The Riverside 500 is equipped with a suspension fork with preload adjuster (1-1/8" steel pivot). The stiffness can be adjusted using a simple adjustment wheel.60mm travel.
Saddle: be comfortable
Because it's important that your seat position is adapted to your riding style, our teams developed the exclusive B'Twin Ergofit Sport 500 saddle.
Aluminium seat post, graduated for easier adjustment.
Collar dimensions = 32 mm.
Seat post diameter = 27.2 mm.
Tool-free saddle height adjustment (quick-release).
Ready to roll with 28" wheels?
Head off on tours with the Riverside 500 equipped with black double-walled aluminium wheels.
To transport your bike, the quick-release on the front and rear wheels makes them easy to remove.
28-spoke front and rear wheels.
The recommended pressure is: minimum 2.5 bar and maximum 4.0 bar (details on the tyre sidewall).
Wheel diameter: 28" ( 21-622).
Hybrid tyres: put rubber to the road
The Riverside 500 is equipped with B'Twin Trekking hybrid road and trail tyres so you can go anywhere.
The recommended pressure is a minimum of 2 bar and a maximum of 4 bar (details on tyre sidewall).
Dimensions: 700 x 38 (38-622).
Crankset / Pedals
The Riverside 500 is supplied with versatile single-piece plastic pedals with a wide pedalling surface to help keep the foot on the pedal.
170mm-long steel cranks.
36-tooth steel chainwheel.
Your Riverside 500 is supplied with a bell, lights (front/rear), wheel reflectors and pedals.
Depending on the accessory type and size of the bike, the frame is compatible with:
- front and rear mudguards
- bottle cage
- saddle bag
- rear pannier rack
- child seat and trailer