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Our Customer Rewards scheme allows you to earn points every time you shop with us. The points you earn can be used to spend on products both online and in store. You can spend your points as soon as they're on your account, so you won't have to wait around for your savings.

Signing up to the Customer Rewards scheme is free, and the points you earn can be used both online and in store. You can spend your points as soon as they're on your account, so you won't have to wait around for your savings. Rewards Points are valid for 12 months from purchase date.

Any bike purchased using 0% finance and/or Cyclescheme (or other employee salary-sacrifice scheme) is excluded from this offer.

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30 Day Test Ride

All the convenience of buying online, without the risk
When you buy a new bike at full RRP from, you can now benefit from the added reassurance of our Rutland 30-day test ride. Once your new bike arrives, you can ride it as your own for 30 days, and we're confident you'll love it! However, if it's not right for you, we'll exchange it for another model. (There's a nominal charge of £10 for us to collect your bike - just make sure you keep the box your bike arrived in.)

On which bikes is the 30-day test ride available?
The Rutland 30-day test ride is available on all full price, non-discounted bikes available for home delivery on It is not available on discounted or special offer bikes, click and collect bikes, bikes bought on finance, bikes bought through Cyclescheme, or bikes bought in store. This offer is only available on bikes delivered to mainland UK addresses.

How does the test ride work?
Your 30-day test ride starts from the date your bike is delivered. You must notify us by email within 30 calendar days of delivery that you intend to return the bike within this scheme. This offer applies to all bikes purchased on or after 14th August 2014. To ensure you remain eligible, we would ask that you adopt a 'fair usage' attitude during the test ride period, and make sure there is no damage to the bike outside of the minimal wear you would expect from a bike ridden for 30 days or a few rides. Please note that any damage to the bike, including damage from incorrect assembly, will invalidate the test ride.

How many times can I use the 30-day test ride?
We will allow up to two exchanges within this scheme.

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1 Hour Delivery Slots

Choose our Interlink Predict Priority service and avoid the hassle of waiting around all day for your delivery. Interlink will notify you of your one-hour delivery window by SMS and email, and you can track the progress of your delivery on a real-time map, all the way down to a final 15-minute time slot.

Furthermore, if you find yourself busy on the day of delivery, Interlink will off you rescheduling options, both the night before and on the day, so you can select an alternative delivery date, deliver to a nominated neighbour, leave the parcel in a safe place, collect your parcel from your local Interlink depot, or upgrade to delivery before 1200.

This service is available on most items, but does exclude bikes. If you require a 1 hour delivery slot for your bike delivery then please call our customer service team who can book this service for you over the phone.

Interlink Predict Priority is a premium delivery option. Additional charges apply.

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Price Match Promise

Price is important to everyone these days, so we regularly price check our competitors to make sure we have the best offers for you — but if you see the same product cheaper from one of our listed competitors, then get in touch and we'll do our very best to match the price.

Please note that we can only price match identical items (including size and colour), which are in stock and available for immediate delivery. Comparison price includes all delivery charges.

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Free Click & Collect

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores.

Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

Don't live near our stores? Use our Collect+ service to collect your package from one of the (many) locations near you.

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First Look: The New 2016 Trek Madone

   Words by Aaron Scott

   on 02/07/2015 10:28:00

2016 Trek Madone

The Tour de France is near, and the good news for bike fans is this inevitably means there is a wave of brand spanking new super speedy rides to drool over. This week, Trek launched the all new Madone, an aero bike that hasn’t had a revamp since 2013 and a bike that has a rich history in the Tour – it was ridden to victory by Contador in 2007 and 2009. This announcement hardly came as surprise to the cycling world, as a true aero bike was something that a glaring omission from the 2015 Trek range. Every detail of the new Madone has been engineered for unprecedented performance, ride quality and efficiency - in fact Trek are so confident in its abilities they’re dubbing it the “ultimate racing bike”.

The new Madone is definitely the most advanced racing bike on the current market. It combines the important key qualities of perfect handling, state-of-the-art aerodynamics, race-ready geometry and outstanding comfort in a elaborate, function-orientated way, like no other product has done so far.
Jens Klötzer, editor of TOUR Magazine

Frame and Forks - Advanced aerodynamics

Trek claim that the Madone sets a new benchmark for aero performance, surpassing every other road bike - such as the Propel and Cervelo S5 - on the tarmac and in the wind tunnel. This signals a significant leap in performance from the previous incarnation of the Madone, which was a frame built out of a compromise between aero and endurance. To achieve these new levels of performance, Trek have molded the carbon into their new Kammtail Virtual Foil (KVF) tubes, rather than using the standard OCLV process. This means the tubes are slightly wider, stiffer and lighter than before, offering a profile that is more aggressive, minimises drag and crucially offers superior aerodynamics.  The early signs are impressive, the new Madone was ridden to victory recently by Bob Jungels in the Luxembourg national road race and featured heavily in the Criterium du Dauphine where the Trek Factory Racing team where said to be delighted with their new racing machine.

2016 Trek Madone

The new Madone is also fully integrated with Trek’s IsoSpeed decoupler technology, which improves the vertical compliance by isolating the seattube from the rest of the frame, without hindering the efficiency of the overall ride. IsoSpeed first featured on the Domane a few years ago, largely to negate the vibrations caused by the cobbles on classics like Paris-Roubaix and adding an IsoSpeed decoupler to the Madone, albeit not an exact replica of the one found on the Domane, will certainly improve its comfort factor. The fork also features Trek’s KVF tube profiles, increasing lateral stiffness and meaning more precise handling through the corners. The frame weighs in at 950g and the Madone 9 series is said to save a rider 19 watts, or two minutes in every hour, compared to a non-aero bike.

Unprecedented integration

To make the new Madone aero, Trek had a host of bespoke, integrated components to pick up the marginal gains in performance necessary. The biggest and most obvious integration are the direct mount brakes, which are fully integrated into the frame and utilise the “Vector Wings” on the fork, which hide the upper part and the cables of the front brake when you turn the handlebar sharply. The Madone has a control centre hidden on the down tube, hiding the battery used for electronic shifting and an integrated handlebar and stem combo that makes the cockpit sleek and aero.

2016 Trek Madone

Models, Fit and Cost

A fully tested size-specific ride-tuned performance delivers the ultimate balance of speed, power and handling, no matter what size bike you ride. The Madone will be offered in two different fits, H1 for the super-flexible racing machines among us and the H2, the optimal position for most riders and even the pros.

Trek Madone 9 H2 Frame - £3,349.99

Trek Madone 9.2 H2 - £4,499.99

Trek Madone 9.5 H2 - £5,999.99

Trek Madone 9.9 H2 - £8,999.99

Trek Madone RSL H1 Team Edition - £9,749.99

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It will certainly be interesting to see how Trek’s claim of the Madone being the “fastest road bike there is” stacks up against a host of other new bikes, such as the Scott Foil and Specialized Venge ViAS, lining up for the Grand depart in Utrecht on Saturday.

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