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About Comtat Cycling

Comtat Cycling was established in 2009 by Adam Roberts. He wanted to offer the customer something different, something special and sell it in a more personal way.

The Name

Comtat was a name we came up with after a fabulous 2 weeks cycling in Provence. We stayed on the outskirts of Serignan Du Comtat as a base to cycle up and around the iconic Mont Ventoux. The correct pronunciation is ‘Com ta’. We fell in love with cycling in Comtat so why not name our bikes and business after this beautiful part of the world.

Our Ethos

Is to create and sell the finest handmade bikes, components and accessories and to do it with style and a smile.

The bikes we sell

Are the opposite of mass production.

We want the best craftsmanship and the best materials as well as options for made to measure. Above all we want our bikes to be built with passion. Ticking all these boxes while maintaining our reputation for great value for money can be a difficult task sometimes, but we have maintained it.

For example, we don’t just want to know which factory is building our bikes, but want to know and be on first name terms with the frame builders, the painters etc. The result of this hard work is for you to benefit from and we will happily talk to you about why we think we are offering some of the best road bikes on the market and from some of the most respected brands including Casati, Tommasini and Sarto.

Ordering information

How to order a bike or frame.
While we can deal with customers remotely we like to do things properly and so a one on one appointment is preferred so that we can spend all the necessary time getting the detail of your dream bike right. We are now based on the South Coast in Lee on Solent and open for appointments 7 days a week. If you come and visit us, we will refund the price of your travel expenses off your complete bike or custom frame purchase (please ask us for details of this).

Is the sizing and fitting included in price of a frame and bike?
Sizing and fitting is offered free of charge on all complete bikes. On all custom made frames the sizing/geometry is included in the price.

How to order small non- customised items
Just add the item you require to the basket and enter your address, at this point it will calculate the total price including shipping. No hidden costs.

Shipping charge to UK Customers
We do not charge for postage or shipping in the UK if your order is over £100.

Despatch times
Generally we despatch all orders within 24 hours and either on a 1st class signed-for service or via Parcelforce. For complete groupset orders please allow 2-3 working days for the order to reach you.

Shipping charges for international customers
To find out shipping charges to your part of the world, just add the item/s you require to the basket and enter your address, at this point it will calculate the total price including shipping. If you feel the shipping charges are too high then please let us know and we will try and find a cheaper way to ship your goods.

Prices
We spend a lot of time ensuring our prices are competitive, if you feel that they are not then please let us know.

Returns
If you wish to return an item please email sales@comtat.co.uk with your request.

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FAQ’s

Can I to talk to someone?

Yes. You have 2 options. You can go to the contact us page and ask for a call back. Let us know what time is convenient and what number to call you on. Or, call us directly on 02393 877 687 during the hours of 10am to 5pm Mon-Friday)

Can we see your bikes in the flesh?

Yes, we have a by appointment showroom. We can organise an appointment time to suit you. Be that outside working hours during the week, or even on a weekend – we just need notice to ensure availability.
Comtat Cycling
Unit 8
Fareham Innovation Centre
Meteor Way
Lee on Solent
PO13 9FU

Where are your frames made?

It varies from brand to brand but our main focus is on brands that are 100% hand made in Italy.

Is there a Warranty on the frames and forks?

Yes, they vary from brand to brand, please contact us details.

Are the bike weights accurate?

You might expect to see a 10% differential either way. We try and be as realistic as possible.

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