Bike Building & Maintenance courses
Every keen cyclist should know how to maintain their bicycle. From basic skills like repairing a puncture to advanced knowhow like learning how to strip and build a bike. Browse these cycle maintenance courses to find the course for you.
Hands On Strip & Build a Bike Day: a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Cycle Cafe near Penrith and Ullswater
Cumbria - Next course on 14th August 2018
Click through above to see our website and browse our full 2017 course programme. Learn to Strip & Build a Bike Day Each student will be provided with a bike work stand and set of tools and then will be shown how to remove all the components piece by piece. This day course covers: Gears, Brakes, Chains, Cable Replacement, Headsets, Bottom Brackets,Wheels and Hubs. It doesn't guarantee ruling out a trip to the bike shop...
Beginners Bike maintenance for Ladies: a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Cycle Cafe near Penrith and Ullswater
Cumbria - Next course on 14th April 2018
Don't know how to mend a puncture? This short evening course, which includes some hands on work, is designed to make sure you can become self sufficient when out on your own on a bike ride. Our tutor, Dan Richards is a qualified Cytech 3 mechanic and owner of Lake District Cycling, a cycling service provider (in association with Virgin Trains at Penrith Station and shortly Oxenholme Station, providing much needed pre-bookable Cycle Hire from...
Build your very own bespoke steel bicycle frame in 7 days. With the first 2 days covering key skills and design and the following 5 focused upon building your frame you’ll learn every step of the way. You will actually build the frame yourself and crucially; you’ll come away with the skills to make more. We won’t skim over details, or do things for you, we’ll teach you properly so that you do a great...