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
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
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...
North Yorkshire - Next course on 28th September 2018
Bike Maintenance with Graham Robinson Be a garden maker’ offers a wide range of craft courses near Skipton in the stunning Yorkshire Dales. On site is a café / tea room and large garden center. Each course includes all equipment and items you will need, requires no previous experience and you will leave the day with something you have made to be proud of. Get in touch for more details and to book your place.