Bike maintenance - 31 August 2019

Bike maintenance - 31 August 2019

Find out how to take care of your bike when out and about in the Community Forest and beyond

In partnership with the Havering Bikewise Hub, join us for a couple of practical expert-led bike maintenance sessions.

Bring your own bikes up to ensure they're ready for summer adventures.

Free to take part. Book online. Limited places.

Event overview

This is a Bike Maintenance Class, suitable for anyone wanting to learn how to keep a bike in good working order. Learn how to fix a puncture, adjust brakes, index gears and lubricate your chain correctly.

Basic Bike Maintenance Class Syllabus

Morning: Session 1 - 10:00am to 12:15pm

M check - Outlining the parts of the bike Wheels: - Removal and replacement Tyres - Removal and replacement Puncture repair - Wheel off Puncture repair - Wheel on Gear Adjustment - Indexing

Lunch: 12:15pm to 12:45pm

Afternoon: Session 2 - 12:45pm to 15:00pm

Gears Adjustment - refresh Brakes - Pad replacement / Adjustment Cable and Chain lubrication ‘Knowing your bike’ - Correct tools and simple checks required to keep your bike road worthy. Feedback sheets

NB. This is a hands on course so please bring your own bike to work on and wear suitable clothing. Expect to get your hands dirty!


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