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Signing up to the Customer Rewards scheme is free, and the points you earn can be used both online and in store. You can spend your points as soon as they're on your account, so you won't have to wait around for your savings. Rewards Points are valid for 12 months from purchase date.

Any bike purchased using 0% finance and/or Cyclescheme (or other employee salary-sacrifice scheme) is excluded from this offer.

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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.

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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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Training Talk: A Professional Triathlete’s Nutrition

   Words by Aaron Scott

   on 16/06/2015 12:22:00

Mark Buckingham Nutrition

In the first instalment of our look into nutrition in the world of cycling, we have a brief chat with professional British Triathlete Mark Buckingham, who is gearing up for an assault on the qualifying standard for the 2016 Olympic Games. Mark has enjoyed a strong start to the 2015 ITU World Triathlon series and recently finished 4th in Yokohama.

A runner by trade, Mark became a full time triathlete in 2010 and has since been to 2 World Championships, won the British Triathlon title and is a 4 time winner of the British Duathlon Championships. Here’s a brief insight into how he looks after his nutrition and hydration in training:

RC: What does your day to day nutrition plan look like, does this differ when you are away from home at events?

MB: I tend to plan all my meals myself and just try to eat as healthily as possible. When I’m away I generally just eat Italian type of foods. If I want help with my diet, British Triathlon have a nutritionist I can access.

RC: Are you conscious of eating certain types of foods after a training session?

MB: On intense training days, when we have hard run or bike sessions, I make sure I have plenty of protein, normally a protein shake (proto-col) straight after the ride and a chicken dinner in the evening.

RC: Do you use supplements in your daily nutrition or at races?

MB: The only supplements I currently use is caffeine, which is in my race gels. I've tried multi vitamins and vitamin D in the past, but I'm good at keeping a balanced diet and find getting out in the sun tends to be enough.

Professional Triathlete Mark Buckingham Diet

RC: On race day what's your typical nutrition plan?

MB: Cereal, peanut butter/jam on toast with banana and a coffee. I will then have two gels and a carb drink on the bike.

RC: What nutrition do you use to aid recovery, post races or hard sessions?

MB: A scoop of progold protein powder and milk is what I use 3-4 times a week. If I don't have any powder you can pretty much get hold of a pint of milk wherever you are in the world.

RC: Is nutrition/hydration essential to maximising performance?

MB: It's very important to keep hydrated (see below). I can tell when I'm not properly hydrated before a session and it really has an effect on your performance.

Mark Buckingham keeping hydrated

Follow Mark on Twitter @TriBucko or visit his website keep up to date with his progress.

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