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When you buy a new bike at full RRP from rutlandcycling.com, 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 rutlandcycling.com. 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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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.

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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.

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How I got started in cycling - meet our new guest blogger Teresa Houghton!

   Words by Adam

   on 29/08/2013 18:30:00

Teresa cycling up the Col du Galibier in the French Alps.

I started cycling just four years ago. Starting out on what I thought was a sensible, practical bike for London (a foldable Dahon Espresso), I soon tired of lugging it up and down the stairs at home and at work. The Dahon also completed a C2C holiday (Newcastle to Carlisle and back). Not entirely sure how I survived that little excursion looking back. I even rode it with flat pedals and carrying a rucksack!

A welcome surprise work bonus moved me on to my first road bike. A Cannondale CAAD9. My pride and joy, I rolled out of the shop with SPD pedals fitted. This also meant circumnavigating my way home clipped in for the first time. I remember being so terrified I found a quiet back street to practise clipping in and out, before tackling the 3 lanes of traffic round the notorious Elephant and Castle roundabout to get home.

It was around this time that I was talked into my first big cycling event: the Hot Chillee 3 day London to Paris. I signed up in October and went for my first 'long' (I thought) training ride in January. A 90km loop to Windsor. On my return home I sat on my sofa with my head in my hands wondering what I had signed myself up for. 525km in 3 days? Bonkers. But I did it and loved it so much I went back and did it a second year. Being guided round the Arc de Triomphe on closed roads by Tour de France outriders is truly spectacular. You feel just so pro.

Out on a training ride.

It was this experience that had me testing all manner of saddles, pedals, shoes, cleats, kit and nutrition. I eventually had a bike fit too, which was money well spent. Since then along with 3 friends I set up the online cycling club Gruppo Sportivo Gazzetta. Our main aim is to be a club open to everyone from any background of any ability. Since our launch just under two years ago we have over 100 members all over the world, even as far away as Los Angeles, Alaska, Japan, New Zealand and Australia. With the club I’ve now completed the Flanders RVV (twice), been to the Alps – and if I can make it up the Alpe d’Huez and the Galibier anyone can. More recently, I’m just back from a week in the Pyrenees. Very tough cycling indeed! Of course I’m also a veteran of numerous sportives all around the UK. This summer was an exciting one - I was in Liege for the Tour Grand Depart and I volunteered as part of the cycling admin team across all the Olympic cycling events.

On the Koppenberg in Flanders. Photograph by legendary cycling photographer Camille Macmillan.

Over the upcoming months I’ll blog about experiences out and about on my bike, past, present and future. I know what it is like to get on a bike for the first time and how to train for big events, so any questions ask!

By the way, nutrition? Cake and coffee. Lots!

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