Adult Maintenance Classes

Our classes are small groups of no more than six people to a class for maximum learning potential and we share the four modules out across two Saturday sessions. We provide all tools and equipment needed on the day and we focus on the most common types of bike architecture and components.

Day 1

9am – 12.30pm  – Module 1: Bike safety check and deep bike clean

1.30pm – 5pm  – Module 2: Wheels, tyres and punctures

Day 2

9am – 12.30pm – Module 3: Brakes and how to replace blocks and brake cables

1.30pm – 5pm – Module 4: Gears and how and when to adjust them

These four modules will give you the confidence and ability to care for and maintain your bike, help you identify faults that are more complex so you know when to seek help from a bike shop and keep you cycling.

Each module can be booked separately at £3 per session. This fee is for the tuition and to support the running costs of Cycle South Brum. If you are on a low income or struggling with the cost of the course please get in touch to see how we can help. cycling@ecobirmingham.com

You are encouraged to bring your own bike if possible to work on. If this is not possible for any reason, then we have a range of bikes of all shapes and sizes that can be used to work on during the sessions.

Upcoming Classes

Considering the current virus situation we are, at the moment postponing all group sessions. We are monitoring the situation closely and will keep our website/social media updated with new dates as soon as we are advised it is completely safe to do so. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

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This is a four module bike maintenance course run over two days recommended for ages 12+

Aprons, gloves, hand cream and all tools and equipment will be provided.

For more information or to book a session contact us on 0121 448 0119 or email: cycling@ecobirmingham.com

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