1979 Raleigh Competition Mk.11

Raleigh Competition Mk.11


This Raleigh Competition Mk.11 was hand built in the Carlton factory, Worksop, England in 1979. It was one of their top of the range racing bikes. Raleigh was always at the cutting edge of innovation. Raleigh started manufacturing bicycles in 1887 and is one of the oldest bicycle companies in the world.

According tot he Raleigh Catalogue of the time this model offered “exceptionally good value with superior performance.’ The Reynolds 531 double-butted frame topped off with a Brooks leather saddle and bar tape make this classic lightweight the perfect choice.


Raleigh Competition tubingRaleigh Competition Brooks tape
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The right bike for you

We try to ensure every bike is well suited to the rider, as a result we have included the following as a guideline for the ideal rider:

Height 5’0″ – 5’4″ (152 – 163cm)
Size (Seat Tube) 52cm
Top Tube 53cm
Your vintage bike to hire low down

The low down

  • Black
  • Raleigh derailleurs
  • Mavic Argent alloy 700c QR wheels wth Campag hubs
  • Raleigh Custom 12 speed
  • GB forged alloy stem
  • Reynolds 531 tubing
  • Brooks B17 leather saddle

What is included?

  • Tool bag with spare inner tube, tyre levers
  • A local map, we can also offer guidance in picking a suitable route
  • Delivery and collection within a 10 mile radius of Bakewell, Derbyshire


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