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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 DPD Pick-up

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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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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    Careers at Rutland Cycling

       Words by Aaron Scott

       on 05/12/2018 16:49:00

    Careers at Rutland Cycling

    Rutland Cycling is one of the UK's leading independent cycle retailers. We're much more than your average bike shop, and our people play a key role in making our company stand out from the crowd. We are incredibly proud of our team, who deliver excellent service to our customers every day of the week.

    We currently operate a number of stores in the heart of England: two at Rutland Water (Whitwell and Giant Rutland at Normanton), one at Grafham Water, one at Peterborough, five stores in Cambridge, one at Pitsford Water in Northamptonshire, and our new Specialized Concept Store in Nottingham. We also operate a thriving e-commerce business. Our head office, warehouse, and distribution centre are based in Manton, Rutland.

    What's good about working for us…

    We are keen to reward our staff for the passion and enthusiasm they put into what they do.

    • We offer 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays) plus up to 5 extra days to recognise loyal service
    • We offer a company pension scheme where we’ll match your contributions (subject to eligibility criteria)
    • We offer a ride to work scheme
    • We offer childcare vouchers
    • We offer generous discounts on all our products, as well as free bike hire at our destination stores such as Rutland Water and Grafham water
    • Quarterly financial awards recognising those staff who have shown outstanding performance in relation to our GREAT customer service standards, whether they be based in one of our retail stores or at our Manton Head Office

    How we will support you

    Our Stores based and Head Office staff are supported by:

    • Half yearly appraisals and a personal development plan review
    • Development days
    • Bespoke training for specialist roles
    • Opportunities to get involved in business-wide projects
    • Opportunities for promotion in an expanding company that recently received the award of Best Family Business for Retail Excellence

    Our developmental goal

    People are at the heart of our business, so we want to give them the best development opportunities in the UK cycling industry. We provide specialist Cytech training for our Workshop teams, in-depth product knowledge courses for our Sales staff as well as enhancing our Manager’s leadership skills through our Coaching & Leadership programme.

    Find out more about Rutland Cycling >

    Current Vacancies

    We are currently recruiting to a number of positions across our store and Head Office teams:

    Send us your CV

    If you feel you have the skills and attitude to further improve our award-winning team, please send us your CV:


    Sales Advisor, Cambridge

    (Competitive salary + bonus)

    Based at one of the above locations, and involved in sales of all cycling related products, you will need to be a strong team player, with a real commitment to providing the best customer service. Possessing excellent communication skills and a passion for cycling, you will have a sound track record having already established yourself in a front line sales role, ideally within the leisure industry.

    Possessing excellent communication skills and a passion for cycling, you will have a sound track record having already established yourself in a front line sales role, ideally within the leisure industry.

    Key Skills

  • Sound Sale Skills
  • Excellent Customer Service Skills
  • Numerate and Literate
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • IT Skills to Operate Store's Systems
  • Qualities

  • Effective Team Worker
  • Motivated, Enthusiastic, and Outgoing
  • Able to Remain Calm Under Pressure
  • Flexible Working Approach
  • Cycling Experience and Interest
  • This role involves working weekends, bank holidays and school holidays during peak trading periods and provides the ideal opportunity to build your career with an expanding Company, where delivering excellent service and quality cycling products with passion have been the cornerstones of our success so far.

    Interested in applying? If so, please send your CV, together with a supporting statement, to hr@rutlandcycling.com (tel:01572 737624 ext.36).


    Bike Mechanic, Manton Head Office, Cambridge and Peterborough

    (Competitive salary)

    In response to continuing growth in online sales for our full range of bikes, we are looking to recruit a full-time mechanic to work alongside our dedicated team at one of the above locations.

    We are looking for a team player with a ‘can do’ approach, underpinned by a strong work ethic. If you possess these qualities and have a sound technical background (Cytech training will be provided), as well as experience of a similar role within the bike industry, we would like to hear from you. You will also have a genuine interest in cycling.

    Whilst working hours are currently from 8.30 am to 5.30 pm Monday to Friday in Manton and 08:30 am to 18:00 pm in stores, the role will involve working weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis. In response to your drive and commitment, we are able to offer a competitive salary, generous staff discount and career development opportunities in a company that is continuing to expand across the east midlands, with the opening of our brand new 10,000 sq ft. Leicester store taking place next year.

    To apply, please send a CV and a supporting statement to hr@rutlandcycling.com (01572 737624 ext 136)


    Store Managerial Roles, Sales and Workshop, Various Locations

    Are you looking for that next step on the ladder or are simply ready for a fresh challenge? If so, we are currently recruiting to key customer facing positions across the East Midlands.

    We are looking to recruit to store managerial roles, along with sales and workshop opportunities.

    Naturally we are looking to bring on board those with a strong retail track record, with a real passion for cycling. Excellent communications and customer care skills are also essential, as well as lots of drive and energy, in order to make your mark in a company that is establishing itself as an employer of choice in the cycling industry.In return we can offer a competitive salary and benefits package (including relocation assistance), modern well-equipped stores, as well as opportunities to grow as we continue to do so.

    To apply, please send a CV and a supporting statement to hr@rutlandcycling.com (01572 737624 ext 136)



    Services Manager, Cambridge Station store

    (Competetive salary)

    We are currently recruiting to this key role heading up the workshop and hire service at our Cambridge Station store where we offer customers a first class service. Integral to this is the workshop and hire service that includes exceptional servicing of bikes and a fast turnaround time, as well as the efficient allocation of our hire fleet in response to customers’ needs.

    As to the qualities we are looking for from the successful candidate, you will already be working in the cycle industry and have a sound technical knowledge of bikes. You will also be able to demonstrate an ability to lead by example a high level workshop service, including the sale of associated parts and accessories to a wide variety of cyclists. This will be combined with a flexible and proactive approach to responding to customer needs both in the workshop and hire areas of the store.

    If you feel that you have the qualities to fulfil this challenging and exciting role in an expanding Company, where excellent service and a ‘can do’ approach have been cornerstones of our success so far, please send a CV and supporting statement to our HR team at hr@rutlandcycling.com (tel.01572 737624 ext 136).


    Parts Category Manager, Manton Head Office, Rutland

    Competitive salary + bonus + relocation assistance

    Driven to be the best? Passion for cycling? Parts buying experience? This key role takes ownership of our Parts performance both online and in our growing store network. Here’s your opportunity to make your mark in a dynamic commercial team, within an award-winning, family-owned business enjoying rapid growth across all channels.

    We are looking for someone who can drive growth of Parts sales across all channels. Ideally with a sound track record in category management, you will be first in class when it comes to building strong relations with suppliers, as well as other key players across the business. With line-management responsibilities, and the opportunity to play an influential role in a progressive team, you will relish taking on a key position in an expanding organisation.

    If you think you have what it takes to fulfil this challenging role and would like to forge a career in a Company that is committed to its growth plans and has just won the Family Business Award for Retail Excellence, we would very much like to hear from you.

    Simply send us your CV, with a supporting statement, to hr@rutlandcycling.com.

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