The workshop will cover:
The Safe Cycle:
- How to carry out a pre-ride bike safety check ( ‘M’ Check)
Recognising wear & tear :
- Chain sets and cassette
- Brake pads
Common trailside Repairs
- Puncture repair
- Mending a broken chain
Don’t know your brake cable from your gear shifter?
Does your bike make strange noises and you have no idea why?
Do you carry a spare inner tube but have no idea how to fit it?
If the answer is yes to any of the above then come and join Lucy from Swift Trails for an evening workshop of basic bike maintenance.
This fun and informative introduction to bike maintenance aims to help build your knowledge and confidence. Come and get your hands dirty learning how to check your bike is in good working order and safe to ride as well as addressing common maintenance issues and trailside repairs. No experience necessary!
Venue: MTB Centre for Scotland, Glentress Forest