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.
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...
Suffolk - Next course on 25th November 2017
Bike Maintenance For Amateurs - Basic And Hands-On Tutor: Graeme Knott This is a one-day course on basic bike maintenance. The aim is to give you the knowledge and confidence to successfully diagnose and repair faults so that you can get the most out of your bike. Could be of use to triathletes. COURSE CONTENT: introduction on bike types, tools,equipment and terminology general safety inspection of the bike removal of wheels puncture repair tube replacement...
Suffolk - Next course on 26th November 2017
Bike Maintenance For Serious Cyclists Tutor: Graeme Knott This is a more advanced one-day course on bike maintenance for those who do a lot of cycling, and who are keen to learn the finer points. The aim is to give you the knowledge and confidence to successfully diagnose and repair faults so that you can get the most out of your bike. Could be of use to triathletes. COURSE CONTENT introduction on bike types, tools,equipment...
Hands On Strip & Build a Bike Day: a 'Quirky Workshop' at Greystoke Cycle Cafe near Penrith and Ullswater
Cumbria - Next course on 10th March 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...