Evergreen Bike Works - Biking Basics

Learn the skills to maintain your wheels—from fixing a flat to troubleshooting gears and brakes. Bring your bike and we'll provide the rest!
Event Type
Clinic / Workshop
Time
Wednesday, May 29 at 1:00 pm - Saturday, June 1 at 3:00 pm
Cost
70.0
Contact
info@evergreen.ca
RSVP Required
Yes
RSVP Email
awallis@evergreen.ca
Event Links
http://ebw.evergreen.ca/whats-on/bike-works/workshops

Learn the skills to maintain your wheels—from fixing a flat to troubleshooting gears and brakes. Bring your bike and we'll provide the rest!

Saturdays | June 1–June 22 | 1–3pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Avenue

JUNE 1 | Flat Fix: Learn how to fix a flat at this hands-on workshop. By the end of the two hours you will be able to confidently fix your own flat.

JUNE 18 | Gears: Learn what gears are best for what terrain, how to use them effectively and how to do adjustments to keep your gears in tip top shape.

JUNE 15 | Brakes and Chains: Brakes are an essential part of your ride. Learn how to identify brake, rim and chain wear, how to adjust your brakes and how to replace them. You will also learn the basics of lubing your drive train to keep it in perfect form.

JUNE 22 | Putting it all together: Learn the basics of triaging any bike, the foundations of bike and helmet fitting and a safety check that will help you ensure your bike is in good mechanical condition.

Cost | $70 for all 4 sessions

Registration | To register email awallis@evergreen.ca with your name and contact information.

Upcoming sessions | July 6–27 | August 3–24

For more info, visit ebw.evergreen.ca

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Public washrooms
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On-site food or beverages

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Location

550 Bayview Avenue, Toronto 
(Bayview Avenue and Pottery Road) Staticmap?size=220x200&sensor=false&zoom=15&markers=43.6843842%2c-79

Coming May 1, take the Bike Month pledge!

Pledge to ride to school or work on Bike to Work Day, Monday May 27 and/or throughout June for a chance to win one of three trips for two courtesy of VIA Rail (to Quebec City, Montreal or Ottawa) or a weekend getaway courtesy of Welcome Cyclists. Contest closes June 18.

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