WINTER BIKE MAINTENANCE
Winter Bike Maintenance explains the basics of keeping your bike working safely when you ride in winter conditions. These tips will save you time, money, and make your rides easier and safer. This free class is NOT a hands-on session, but a way to learn how cold, slush, ice, salt and de-icing chemicals can affect your bike and what you can do to prevent any lasting damage.
Class duration: 1.5 hours
Class location: Indoor class space
Class size: Unlimited, as location allows
Instructors: One instructor
Instructor to student ratio: 1 to many
Equipment necessary: None
Availability of loaner bikes: Not necessary
Registration policy: Advance registration is recommended; walk-in students are welcome if space allows.
Is This the Right Class for You?
Winter Bike Maintenance is free and open to anyone who rides their bike (or plans to) in winter conditions. No advance registration or purchase is required and there will be no pressure to buy anything whatsoever.
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