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Sally | 22/01/2015 14:38:00

How to Survive the Cold on Your Bike, Part 1

If winter turbo sessions don’t quite cut it for you, here are our top tips for training in the colder weather. I’m not a masochist. I don’t enjoy my fingers and feet going so numb that pedalling and changing gears becomes difficult, and I don’t view winter riding as essential training for the early-season race or sportive ride. But.... More

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Sally | 22/01/2015 08:49:00

5 Ways to Love Your Bike this Winter

Want to know how to nurture your bike through the winter?  Read on for our top tips on winter bike maintenance. Your bike will love you for it. Rain, mud and salty roads can spell bad news for your trusty steed, accelerating wear and tear. The last thing you need when you’re out riding in the cold and.... More

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Mark | 15/01/2015 16:04:07

2015 Specialized Crosstrail Sport Disc Review

The Specialized Crosstrail is a Rutland Cycling favourite, and for very good reason. While many riders focus their riding on either road or trail, with a bike for each, there are just as many cyclists who want one bike that’ll go everywhere. The Specialized Crosstrail Sport Disc is the perfect example of a do-it-all cycle, offering a perfect balance of.... More

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Sally | 15/01/2015 12:13:52

Earn 10% Reward Points on 2015 Bikes

Our Rutland Customer Rewards scheme allows you to earn points every time you shop with us. When you buy a new, non-discounted 2015 bike from Rutland Cycling, you’ll earn 10% of the value of the bike in Rewards Points, to spend on future purchases. This is an exclusive offer, only available at Rutland Cycling. Our.... More

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Mark | 14/01/2015 11:04:20

Enhance your riding skills with our Monthly Beginner’s Road Ride

If you've recently purchased your first road bike but don't feel confident in riding in groups or simply want to advance your riding ability, then this Beginner's Road Ride is for you. Our experience riders will offer tips on proper riding and pedalling techniques and guide you through the simple group cycling on road skills so you.... More

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Sally | 13/01/2015 15:27:00

2015 Whyte T-129 Works SCR Review

★★★★★ 5/5 - “Big-hitting Enduro bike in a UK-friendly trail package that really could be all the bike you will ever need” Rutland’s bike category manager and Enduro racer Alex takes his new 2015 Whyte T-129 Works SCR for a spin in the Peaks, and finds a candidate for his new favourite bike. .... More

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Mark | 09/01/2015 11:38:24

Etxeondo confirms sponsorship of Giant Road Teams.

“Giant Powered by Etxeondo”: Etxeondo becomes Official Sponsor of Giant-Alpecin and Liv-Plantur Teams Up-and-coming Spanish bike clothing brand Etxeondo has today announced it will become the official clothing sponsor for Giant’s two pro teams, Giant-Alpecin, and the Liv-Plantur women’s team. This moves extends the close collaboration between Giant and Etxeondo, who last season designed.... More

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Mark | 05/01/2015 09:11:00

Giant Defy Review: We Test Ride the Defy Family

★★★★★ 5/5 What makes one Defy different from another? What separates them and makes them applicable to different kinds of rider? We gave three different riders, three different bikes from the Defy range and told them to get the miles in for three months before reporting back. At Rutland Cycling we’ve always been big.... More

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Mark | 24/12/2014 19:11:00

2015 Giant Reign 2 Review: Reigning In The Chase

★★★★★ 5/5 27.5” wheels… longer, slacker, lower geometry… 160mm front and rear travel… the Giant Reign 2 has undergone a radical redesign for 2015, making it purpose built for the growing enduro market. Our man Garrick put the bike through its paces over at Cannock and found it a fast, grippy big hitter that inspires.... More

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