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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.

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30 Day Test Ride

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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.

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Testing…the Exposure Joystick Mk 6 front bike light – product review – 4/5

   Words by Aaron Scott

   on 29/08/2013 19:41:00

♥♥♥♥ 4/5

The Exposure lights worked great at the Plymouth 24-hr MTB event - we have these on our demo fleet at our stores

The Exposure Joystick has become a classic all-in-one bike light. It's light weight, with a high-power beam and some very smart design features, and it's just as good for evening commuting as it is for extreme night off-roading. Speaking of which...our staff rider Wiggy has been riding 24-hour endurance mountain bike events all season with one strapped to his head, so we figured he could tell us a thing or two about them! 

"Having been cycling for some 15 years now and most of it spent pounding the roads of the UK come rain or shine I have used a lot of bicycle lights, but during the last 2 years participating in 24hr team mountain bike events a whole new level of bike light was needed.

The Exposure Joystick is great for commuting or night training rides on the lanes.

A light on your handlebars is a prerequisite, but even more so is a light on your helmet; enter the Joystick from the high-end light producers Exposure. Its easy-to-fit clamp will fit on any helmet and with a weight of just 86 grams makes it almost unnoticeable during those night laps. For those night training rides around the roads and woods it works really well, having a wide beam and a 325 lumen power output, but the ability to turn your head and look around tight switchbacks is a massive added benefit to night rides. With a battery life of up to 24 hours it gives you great confidence that you won’t be left in the dark during your rides.

As far as I can see the only down side to the Exposure Joystick is the price. But if you’re a keen cyclist and want to experience night riding to its - and your - full potential then you are paying for true quality. A very solid build with internal rechargeable battery will see it last a lifetime.

More info:

  • The Exposure Joystick Mk 6 is available along with the full Exposure range at our stores and online
  • Exposure lights are also available to demo from our stores – phone ahead to reserve your trial on 01572 332 032
  • reviewed the Exposure Joystick and gave it 3.5 out of 5: “A joy to use...expensive, but good beam/run time balance, great clamp and plug in extras keep it a classic.”  Read full review
  • reviewed the Joystick and gave it 4.5/5: "It's an almost perfect marriage of function and form and even the price tag seems less of an issue when you consider the build quality and performance."  Read full review
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