Bicycle Maintenance evening classes - Tuesday 31 January 2006

Discussion in 'UK and Europe' started by David Green, Jan 20, 2006.

  1. David Green

    David Green Guest

    Places are available on the following evening class:

    Bicycle Maintenance
    7x2 hour evening classes, 7.15 -- 9.15pm
    First session 7.15 pm Tuesday 31 January 2006
    venue: Coleridge Community College, Radegund Road, Cambridge CB1 3RJ
    Cost: £45 (concessions available)

    Suitable for those with people with little or no previous experience of
    bicycle maintenance who want to get started.

    Topics covered:

    · setting up your bike and quick safety-checks
    · adjusting your brakes, replacing brake blocks and cables
    · fixing punctures and changing tyres
    · adjusting gears
    · Chains: removal, cleaning and lubrication. Using a chain tool.
    · Hub bearings: servicing and adjusting
    · Freewheel removal

    This course is designed to give you the confidence and knowledge needed
    to handle the most common bike maintenance tasks, and whet your
    for some less-everyday tasks. The emphasis is on building your
    confidence and on preventing problems by keeping the bike in good

    Information sheet (PDF 76kb)

    Enrolments: contact LifeLong Learning office 01223 712340 asap.

    David Green
    Cambridge, UK.