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Free, tracked UK delivery on orders over £10

We offer free, tracked UK delivery on orders over £10, with delivery starting from £1.99 for orders below this value. We also have a selection of premium shipping options available including timed slots, Saturday delivery and Collect+

All of our bicycles are fully built by our experienced and certified mechanics prior to delivery; all you will need to do is turn the handlebars and fit some pedals.

Bicycles are shipped from a different warehouse to other items and so may arrive in advance of any other items you have ordered.

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90-Day UK Returns for all items

We want you to be 100% satisfied with your shopping experience at Rutland Cycling, so we offer a 90-day exchange or refund on any unused item (within the UK).

We've chosen to offer products at the very lowest prices, rather than provide a free returns service. If you do need to return an item, we provide printable postage labels and collection services at a small cost for all items - including bicycles.

See our full Returns policy.

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

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At Rutland Cycling, we offer Finance on orders over £250, with 0% finance up to 36 months available on selected bikes, including some sale bikes. Visit the product page to see which finance products are available.

You can apply for Finance online or in store. To apply online, add your selected items to your basket, then checkout as normal. Select Finance as your payment method, fill in the application form, then complete your order.

See our Finance page for more information.

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Ask the Bike Doc: 10. "When should I replace my chain and cassette?"

   Words by Aaron Scott

   on 29/08/2013 17:50:00

LP: Hi Bike Doc, I replaced my chain last week after 1800 miles and when riding out to Fineshade it was slipping under heavier pedaling load in some gears. On the return journey it was much more settled and I hardly noticed it at the end of 50 miles. Probably left it a bit long to replace the chain but in your experience if it fully settles down in the next 50 miles have I averted cassette damage or should I be considering replacing the SRAM PG850 on my bike? Also, what should I look for when inspecting the cassette?

Bike Doc:  Hi LP, what you will find is that as a chain wears, it will inevitably stretch. You will find that after approximately 1000 miles a chain is worn and begins to then stretch open the teeth on the cassette. This then means that when you fit a new chain it doesn't fit onto the teeth correctly and in turn slips over them. Ideally you should replace the chain and cassette at the same time, the reason it seemed OK is down to the fact that not all of the sprockets on your cassette will be stretched  Just the more commonly used ones.
Unfortunately, the only real way to monitor this and prevent it from happening is to buy yourself a chain wear indicator tool and some good quality chain lube. Always clean your chain before applying chain lube and keep an eye on your chain for wear.


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