Rouleur Italia

Rouleur Italia - Numero 013 - La Mente


If you're shopping outside the UK, prices will not include tax and duties

Ciò che amiamo delle gare di ciclismo, è l’imprevedibilità. A vincere le corse non è sempre e soltanto il corridore organicamente più dotato, spesso accade che a primeggiare invece che il più forte sia l’atleta più intelligente, il più scaltro, il più paziente, il più furbo o il più consapevole dei propri mezzi.    

Cosa significa essere il migliore? E quanto conta la forza mentale? 

Se lo chiedeste a Eddy Merckx, uno che senz’altro di ciclismo se ne intende, vi direbbe tra le altre cose che essere un campione di ciclismo ha a che fare con la capacità mentale di tenere il ritmo senza mai mollare, in ogni contesto in cui il corridore si viene a trovare. 

Il rapporto del ciclismo con il nostro cervello va ben oltre l'elaborazione di piani tattici per vincere le gare. Il ciclismo apre la mente perché si svolge nel mondo reale, tra altri esseri umani che a volte sono alleati e altre volte avversari, o altre volte ancora tutte e due le cose insieme. Andare in bicicletta non soltanto ci spinge a conoscere cose come la geografia, la topografia, la politica, la cultura e la fisica, ma ci spinge a conoscere noi stessi e gli altri che abbiamo intorno. E poi,il tempo trascorso in bicicletta, è tempo per pensare.

Nel numero 13 di Rouleur Italia abbiamo esplorato il rapporto tra il ciclismo e la mente parlando con atleti come Filippo Ganna, Mark Cavendish e Lachlan Morton, e parlando con le persone che normalmente lavorano dietro le quinte o hanno il compito di mettere gli atleti in condizione di produrre performance di alto livello. Il ciclismo è un'attività complessa, fisica ma anche mentale. 


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Rouleur Italia pubblica 6 numeri ogni anno, stampandoli e spedendoli dall'Italia al tuo indirizzo.

I testi e le immagini dei migliori giornalisti e fotografi di ciclismo in circolazione. Per raccontarti la vera essenza delle corse su strada e trasmetterti la passione e la bellezza del ciclismo.



ROYAL MAIL Cyber incident affecting international shipping

Royal Mail is experiencing severe service disruption to their international export services following a cyber incident. As a result they are temporarily unable to despatch items to overseas destinations.
Their teams are working around the clock to resolve this disruption.
Thank you for your understanding.


From 1 July 2021 VAT is due on all commercial goods imported into the EU regardless of their value. We are part of the IOSS which means that, for orders not exceeding €150, we collect the VAT for you and pay that to the relevant local tax authorities, meaning you don't have to pay it on delivery.


Now that the UK has left the European Union, there will be some changes to the way that we handle international shipments. We have implemented an interim solution while we ascertain the best way forward, in the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact us at before you order.

When shopping from an EU country, tax (VAT) will not be due on your order with us. You may however be subject to taxes and duties are your door, payable on delivery.

If you have been charged taxes and import duties, they are your responsibility as the customer, unless ordering either a book, publication, coffee or cycling helmet which are not subject to VAT. Rouleur is unable to estimate what these charges will be as they are out of our control 

We apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused, should you have any questions, please contact us at 



- Express 24hr Tracked + Signed @ £8.00  Delivered within 1-2 business days via courier

- Economy Delivery @ £5 Delivered within 3-5 business days via Royal Mail.

- Tracked Heavy @ £12.50 within 3-5 business days via Royal Mail

Tracked heavy may apply to orders that surpass our 2kg limit. This may include orders that are subject to free shipping.

Please be aware that Next Day Delivery is NOT guaranteed to the following postcodes and areas – Most of the Scottish Highlands, remote areas, also including Nearly all AB, IV, KW, LA, PA, PH Postcodes, BT, CA18 - CA27, HS1 - HS9, IM, TR21 - TR25, ZE


- European Tracked Orders @ £14.95  Delivered within 3-7 business days

- European Tracked heavy @ £30.00 Delivered within 3-7 business days

Tracked heavy may apply to orders that surpass our 2kg limit. This may include orders that are subject to free shipping.


- Tracked Orders @ £14.95  

- European Tracked heavy @ £39.95 Delivered within 3-7 business days

Tracked heavy may apply to orders that surpass our 2kg limit. This may include orders that are subject to free shipping.


Please note that import/export duties are applicable on all goods shipped internationally.  This applies to goods shipped to all countries including those in the EU. Taxes and duties are the responsibility of the customer and we are unable to predict the costs of any individual shipment.

Shipments sent outside of the UK are sold exclusive of VAT and may be subject to import duties and taxes, which may be levied once a shipment reaches your country. Any additional charges for customs clearance are payable by you, the customer. We have no control over these charges and are unable to reimburse any costs incurred regardless of the circumstances. For details of Customs charges please consult your own Customs authorities for the latest rates.


Some of our products ship from our brand partners across the UK and Europe. These items may not arrive with other items ordered and are subject to their own individual returns information. Tracking details can be provided on request. Note that some additional shipping charges may apply. 

PLEASE NOTE: As some of our partners reside within the European Union, taxes may differ from those we describe here. 


Isadore | ashmei | Hummingbird | Vadolibero | Met | Limar | Omata


Rouleur in Italian language and Volata in Spanish ship from their respective countries. Therefore, these magazines will not arrive with others items in your order. 


Orders placed after midday (Monday to Friday) will ship the next business day. 

Please note we do not despatch orders on the weekend

All orders are sent via a courier of our choice, and we may change the couriers we use without notice, although the level of service will always be equivalent.  Standard Shipments will be sent via Royal Mail and Express Orders will usually be sent via Royal Mail Tracked 24 or UK Mail.  International orders will be sent via Royal Mail or DHL Express.

Some parcels may incur an additional courier fee.  This maybe due to the size, weight or value of the order.  If your order does incur additional courier fees we will contact you prior to dispatch to arrange to take the additional payment and enquire as to how you wish to proceed with your order

Orders placed after midday on Friday will be shipped on the following Monday. Please Note, All first orders that are going to a separate delivery address, may take longer to process. We advise that all first orders should go to your Billing or Business address!

If you are away from the delivery address our courier will put a card through your door allowing you to re-book a delivery with the courier or allow you to pick up the order from the depot or sorting office. The courier has the right to attempt a delivery to a near by neighbour, rather than redelivering the next day.

Rouleur reserves the right to charge the full shipping fee applicable to resend if the item is returned to us because the customer could not take delivery for any reason.

Courier returned items will be added back into our stock and your account credited with the order total, minus the fee the courier charges us to deliver the item back to us. You will have to replace the order to have the item re-shipped. If you require a refund on items returned by the courier this will be done minus the couriers fee.

If a customer inputs any incorrect address details on their order, which causes the parcel to be delivered incorrectly. We will not hold any responsibility for this, the customer will have to try and retrieve the parcel themselves at their cost.



Delivery errors must be reported within 1 day of date of delivery. All orders, are checked and double checked before leaving our warehouse. If you are a UK customer and you have not received your order within 7 days of dispatch date, then you must notify us within these 7 days. If you notify us after these 7 days then we will not be responsible for its location, and we may not be able to claim for the parcel if it lost/stolen.

If you have received your parcel in poor condition/damaged or have items missing, you must keep all outer packaging so that the courier can collect the box for their investigation.  Any damaged boxes must be signed for as ‘damaged’ at delivery. Where possible sign with the word ‘damaged + your name’ in the signature box.  You may be asked to send us photos of the damaged packaging and / or product. Photographic evidence helps us ensure the issue is dealt with quickly and efficiently.

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