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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.

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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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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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#Teamrutland | Josh's Winter Bike Advice

   Words by Tom Worsfold

   on 08/11/2019 17:03:41


Words by #TeamRutland member, Josh Wallis

Who Needs a Second Bike?

Why on earth do you have another bike that you only ride in the winter or on days when the conditions are less than ideal? A justifiable question and one I get asked all of the time. The truth is my winter bike is probably the most important bike I own, especially at this time of year. While my Venge is tucked away on my turbo trainer and my Bianchi Methanol is saved for the rare dry days on the trails, it’s my trusty Specialized Diverge that I bought from Rutland Cycles a year ago that is my current go to steed.

Our stores stock plenty of Winter bikes! Pay us a visit for more information

Specialized Diverge

My Diverge is the most basic one available. It has the aluminium frame, carbon fork and came with Shimano Claris. I had an old Ultegra groupset laying around at home so handed that over the the trusty Rutland mechanics to put on my Diverge and bought the accompanying Specialized Plug and Play mudguards, all finished of with my personal favourite Vittoria Corsa Control 2.0 Graphine 28mm tyres.

I’m now heading into my second winter on my Diverge and the bike has been faultless. I couldn’t recommend it highly enough. I personally opted for the cheapest in the range as I prefer to not have the future shock that the more expensive models come standard with. I know I’m in the minority in this and I know plenty of people that love Specialized’s suspension system. But for some of the training sessions I do it can be a distraction I prefer to be without. Having a dedicated bike for the long winter miles is fantastic. The plug and play mudguard system works a treat when set up correctly and I would fully recommend leaving that job to the mechanics. Personally, I think it’s the best-looking mudguard on the market, made from a black aluminium fitting snuggly to my tyre. There is also plenty of room to run my beloved 28mm tyres which is a must on UK roads.

New for 2020, the Giant Contend AR is an ideal Winter bike, built to last in British conditions.

All Year Round

Don’t for one second think my diverge is just for the winter though. I leave this bike fully fendered up and ready to go rear round. I use it if ever the weather is dubious and it’s a life saver when I inevitably break something on my Venge during the race season. It’s a properly capable bike and with a set of deep section carbon wheels I would have no hesitation racing it if I needed to.

So do you need a winter bike/ training bike? Aside from the convenience they bring which is enough of a reason in itself don’t forget to do the man maths and think about the wear and tear you are saving on your gucci summer bike, that undoubtedly uses expensive chainrings, cassettes, mechs and chains. So why not treat yourself this winter.


Specialized Diverge E5 2020

A dedicated gravel/winter bike, the Diverge will let you have fun when the road ends as well as provide you with the means to get there.

  • Power Sport Saddle is comfortable all day long
  • Axis Sport Disc wheelset is durable and light
  • 35mm Roadsport tires with in-built flat protection

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