Bike Gears and Brakes
5.30pm-8.30pm Tuesday eveningThis course is for those riders who feel comfortable with the basics but would like to learn a little more and become more independent.
Learn and practice the skills required to confidently repair, replace and adjust your brakes and gears. Ask those questions your mechanic never has the time to answer. Feel confident that you can make adjustments on the trail or perform that all important pre-trip tuning to ensure a perfect ride every time!
This program is structured to include content relevant to both road and MTB enthusiasts and covers workshop specifics for both bike designs, so whether you passion lies on the black stuff or the dirt you will get the instruction and the answers you are looking for.
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Note: Hydraulic disc brake is bleeding is not covered within this course. Please refer to specific manufacturers instructions for further information.
Removal and adjustment examples provided
Please familiarise yourself with this document to ensure this course structure will suit your individual requirements before submitting your registration form.
Dates and Price
Tuesday 11 February 2014
Tuesday 15 April 2014 (SOLD OUT)
Tuesday 12 August 2014
Tuesday 11 November 2014
$45 Members and $55 Non Members
Register early as places are limited and fill fast.
Download the 2014 registration form*
Our class size is limited to 10 participants. An experienced instructor works with small groups in Bicycle SA's dedicated maintenance workshop.
Tools lubricants and cleaning materials
Bike SA has equipped each workstation with a full selection workshop quality tools, professional lubricants and cleaning materials applicable to the course content.
Bikes and workshop examples
At Bike SA we have a huge fleet of bicycles, partial bicycles, "exploded" components and wheels devoted solely to use in the classroom. Each workstation is equipped with specialised equipment selected and set up for the sole purpose of optimizing your learning.
Our commitment to help you learn after leaving the classroom is unmatched.
Bike SA uses the 200 page Haynes "Complete Bicycle Maintenance 5th Edition" as a reference and resource manual for all our maintenance courses.
Valued at $40.00 RRP the Haynes "Complete Bicycle Maintenance 5th
Edition" is the most up to date an easy to understand bicycle
maintenance reference available, and can be purchased at the discounted
price of $35.00 inc GST when you participate in one of Bike SA's Bike
Maintenance Courses. (included free of charge in Bike SA's Advanced Maintenance Course)
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