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Cycle Maintenance Course

1 August 2015 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free

Cycle Maintenance Course - Beginners

If you want to cycle more but don’t know how to fix those pesky tyre punctures, our regular bike maintenance workshops are available to help you get to grips with keeping your bike in top nick.

Our cycle maintenance courses are free and open to anyone who lives, works or studies in Waltham Forest, and provided through our training partner BikeWorks. Two course levels are available and all tools are provided, but we do ask that you bring your own bike to work on.

LEVEL 1 – BEGINNER

The level one course includes:

  • Roadside puncture repair – removal of wheel and tyre
  • M-check (making sure major components are safe and roadworthy, making minor adjustments)
  • Removal and refitting of brake blocks, balancing brake callipers
  • Principles of basic gear adjustment
  • Checking chain tension
  • Preventative care, e.g. how to clean and lubricate parts of the bike.

Details

Date:
1 August 2015
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://www.enjoywalthamforest.co.uk/get-involved/free-bike-maintenance-courses/

Organiser

Bikeworks
Phone:
020 8980 7998
Email:
enquiries@bikeworks.org.uk
Website:
www.bikeworks.org.uk

Venue

Bikeworks
Unit 12 Acacia Business Centre
Leyton, London E11 3PJ United Kingdom
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Phone:
020 8980 7998
Website:
www.bikeworks.org.uk