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Essential Bike Maintenance workshop
October 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This ESSENTIAL BIKE MAINTENANCE workshop includes group activities, maintenance lessons and hands-on bike repair time. This event is free but priority is given to LCIs and Smart Cycling Graduates. Space is limited to 12 people.
RSVP REQUIRED! Sign-up here – viecycle.com/signup
You’ll work in groups in order to practice skills on a variety of different bicycles. By working together you’ll have an opportunity to teach your peers and learn from them as well.
You will learn:
-Bike lingo and anatomy so that you can communicate effectively in bike shops
-How to do a safety check before you go on a ride
-How to remove wheels and change a flat tire
-Chain maintenance, including how to lubricate your chain and check it for wear
-Bike fitting for your unique body (everything from choosing a comfortable saddle to how to choose a bike that fits you perfectly)
Tools, some parts and snacks are provided.
You can bring your own bike or work on a bike with a partner.