TfGM is offering a free, full day, Intermediate Bike Maintenance Course run by a qualified instructor
You should have a pre-existing interest in cycling/bikes and already be reasonably confident in looking after your own bike and carrying out basic procedures such as puncture repairs. If not, we recommend attendance on one of our free 2 hour courses, as punctures, an M-Check and other basics will not be covered on the intermediate course.
What will the course cover?
- Brake adjustment. Inspection / fitting cables - lubricating
- Gear adjustment/indexing. How a derailleur works. Inspection / fitting of cables - lubricating
- Chains - Lubrication / Inspection / Cleaning / break and re-join
- Headset inspection/adjustment
Tools / bike stands will be provided. Please bring your own bike to work on (in specific cases a bike could be provided - send a message to arrange).
Tea and coffee will be provided but lunch is not included. You are welcome to bring a packed lunch.
Once booked, if you are subsequently unable attend the course you must cancel your booking and/or inform TfGM as soon as possible
Directions to the Urban Cycle Centre at The Barn
The entrance to Phillips Park is at the end of Park Lane in Whitefield
The lane through the park, goes over the M60.
Bear right at a fork in the lane - continue past the childrens play area to the Urban Cycle Centre.
Further information about the course can be requested from firstname.lastname@example.org