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

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Finance your purchase

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At Rutland Cycling, we offer Finance on orders over £389, with 0% finance up to 24 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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Bike Maintenance

   Words by Aaron Scott

   on 29/08/2013 17:59:00

Our Technical Manager leads a class at Whitwell

New to cycling?

We show you how to get the best out of your bike and keep those wheels turning.

With every new bike purchase comes a honeymoon period where you want to keep your pride and joy in pristine condition. Unfortunately the new bike glow fades quite quickly and with that comes a tendency to spend your cycling time on the bike and very little time making sure it’s in a roadworthy condition for its next outing.

These are a few things that every cyclist should get into the habit of doing after using your bike especially if you’ve been on a particularly long or wet ride.

1. Perform a quick M-Check

The M-Check - as the name suggests - follows a rough M shape across the bike, starting at the bottom of your front forks, and ending at the bottom of your rear forks. It makes sure that wheels and contact points are all tight and the bike has two functioning brakes. Over time, bolts and fixings on a bike can be shaken loose so it is important to keep on top of this.

Download a handy M-Check PDF >

2. Muddy bikes are not happy bikes

While the first thought on your mind after a wet ride is getting inside and a hot shower, cleaning your bike before it has time to dry off is a much easier job and if you use a good water disperspent such as GT85, it will definitely help prolong the life of your drivetrain. Nobody wants a rusty bike, now do they?

3. Tyre pressure check

If you spend all your time on the road (either on a road bike for fun or a hybrid for commuting), having the correct tyre pressure can make the job a whole lot easier. Tubes are porous, some more so than others, so even without getting a puncture your tyres will still go down over time. 50 – 60 psi for a hybrid bike is about right, but be sure to check the manufacturers recommendation (usually on the sidewall).

One further word of warning: the lower your tyre pressure, the greater your chance of getting a puncture - and of damaging your rims.

4. Lubrication for a smoother ride

A suitable lube helps all the moving parts move a little easier which in turn makes the job of turning the pedals that little bit easier too! Make sure you apply fresh lube onto a clean chain and wipe of any excess. If you are riding your bike in wet conditions then it may be worth thinking about a specific wet weather lube such as Finish Line.

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