A practical class where you can learn at your own pace with plenty of support when you need it. This basic course is ideal for those with no previous cycle maintenance experience. It runs over a full Saturday at our professionally equipped community workshop. A home-made vegan/vegetarian lunch is included, and refreshments are available throughout the day.
Together you will cover the following:
bike safety checks
essential tools for the home mechanic
key maintenance jobs
how to set-up your bike for maximum comfort and efficiency
tyres and puncture repairs
brake servicing and adjustment
basic gear adjustment
we are NOT able to cover hydraulic braking systems or hub gears in this class
You'll be provided with all the necessary tools and parts.