Bike maintenance workshops

Bike maintenance workshops2018-12-13T17:47:16+00:00

Whether you’re a bike-fixing novice or a seasoned enthusiast wanting to learn some advanced tricks, if you’ve an interest in improving your cycle servicing skills, our new Bike Maintenance workshops are for you.

Basic Roadside Repairs workshop

£35 per person

Price includes refreshments, a goody bag and 20% off accessories. Attendance is limited to just 12 places per session, so book now to avoid disappointment!

Basic Roadside Repairs workshop

About this workshop

This hands-on, two-hour Level 1 workshop covers:

  • How to set up your bike
    The art of saddle adjustments and maximising comfort
  • Pre-ride checks
    “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” ― Benjamin Franklin
  • Roadside puncture repair
    Removing wheels and repairing punctures

* Price includes refreshments, a goody bag and 20% off accessories. Attendance is limited to just 12 places per session, so book now to avoid disappointment!

Dates and times

Thursday 22 November
6.30pm to 8.30pm

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Wednesday 28 November
6.30pm to 8.30pm

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Wednesday 5 December
6.30pm to 8.30pm

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Saturday 29 December
10.00am to midday

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Home Mechanic workshop

£55 per person

Price includes refreshments, a goody bag and 20% off accessories. Attendance is limited to just 8 places per session, so book now to avoid disappointment!

Home Mechanic workshop

About this workshop

This is a three-hour Level 2 workshop aimed at the more advanced cyclist. It covers:

  • Brake adjustments
    • Understanding the difference between brake types
    • How to clean disc brakes (NB we won’t be adjusting them)
    • Changing the pads on rim brakes (both calliper and cantilever)
    • Adjusting the position of rim brakes
    • How to change the cable and housing for rim brakes
  • Derailleur adjustments
    • Tell when derailleurs need an adjustment
    • How to inspect the drivetrain and derailleurs
    • How to make adjustments on rear and front derailleurs
    • Know when you need derailleur repairs carried out at Mud Dock!
  • Drivetrain adjustments
    • Know when to change a chain and/or cassette and cable and/or housing
    • Break, remove, size and install a cassette
    • Replace gear cables and housing

Dates and times

Saturday 17 November
10.00am to 1.00pm

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Thursday 13 December
10.00am to 1.00pm

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Advanced Home Mechanic workshop

Price varies – ask us for details

Advanced Home Mechanic workshop

About this workshop

The ultimate hands-on learning experience. Bring your own bike for an all-day step-by-step overhaul and rebuild. Instruction can include wheel-building and suspension overhaul.

Dates and times

By appointment only
9.00am to 5.00pm

CALL TO BOOK

All workshops are open to men and women. Book online using the links above, or by calling or popping in to see us.

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