I am pleased to announce our next Bike Maint Course will run at Watchfield Village Hall on 3rd February 2018

At the end of the course, participants will be able to carry out the following tasks:

  • Set a bike up to fit themselves or a member of their family
  • Carry out a comprehensive safety check of their cycle and identify commonly occurring faults.
  • Know what basic tools are required to carry out minor repairs and adjustments
  • Clean and lubricate their cycle
  • Repair a puncture and fit a new tyre and tube
  • Know how to buy and fit a helmet correctly (if required)
  • Adjust brakes to maintain efficient braking
  • Change brake blocks and cables
  • Adjust gears to maintain smooth gear changing
  • Change Gear cables
  • Carry out some trail repairs (if time permits)


I have now delivered this 1 day course over 60 times and I am happy to say that everyone who attends has really enjoyed it and come home enthused about keeping their bikes in top condition.

To book please download the Joining Instructions