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Cycle Maintenance Course for Trail / Tutor Leader

Checking a bike before riding - tyres at correct pressure, wheel cones tight, all cables working, headset tight, wheels true, chainset tight, no other damage. Setting up your bike - align brake pads, align gears, correct seat height, what tools to carry. How to do minor repairs - change inner tube, replace brake pads / discs, adjust brake pads and cables, fit new cables, break and rejoin a chain. After ride checks - tyres for wear, brakes for wear, wheels are true, any damage to bike, clean and oil.

Cycle Maintenance Trail / Tutor Leader Course Dates

Cycle Maintenance for fleet or centre bikes

Tools needed to set up workshop, checking and replacing brakes, checking and replacing cables, how to replace chains, clean and lube wheel bearings, lube headset, check chain and chain rings for wear, fitting new chainsets true wheels, remove cassettes for cleaning or to replace, fit new front and rear mechs, how to adjust front and rear gears.

Cycle Maintenance Fleet / Centre Bikes Course Dates
By arrangement for 2 or more

Venue - Giants Seat Scout Camp, Outwood, Radcliffe, Manchester

BSCA Mountain Bike / Off Road Leader Award
BSCA Mountain Bike / Off Road Leader Award