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.
Click through top left hand link to our own website to see remaining 2017 Quirky courses and by using the 'keep me posted' icon you will receive the new 2018 course list when it is released in early November. Many of our early courses get booked up for Christmas presents.
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...
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...
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.
introduction on bike types, tools,equipment and terminology
general safety inspection of the bike
removal of wheels
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.
introduction on bike types, tools,equipment...
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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...