A 2-hour evening class for anyone who wants to learn more about brakes and how to keep them working.


Classes@RAB – Brakes is a free class for adults and mature teens. We’ll go over the fundamentals of brakes, including tune-ups, adjustments, and repair.


Class Duration:  2 hours
Class Size:  7
Instructor:  1 Trained Recycle-a-Bicycle Shop Mechanic
Equipment: A variety of portable tools and accessories, dependent on the type of ride. Students do not need to bring their own bicycle.

Requirements:  Proof of COVID-19 vaccination; face mask.
Registration Policy:  Advance registration is required for all participants.
Cost: Free


Upcoming Classes

You can find current class listings on EnMotive's event page.


Questions?  Email us at rabshop@bike.nyc.


Is This the Right Class for You?

If you are looking for a class to ensure you make the most of your bike rides, this class is for you.


If you’re commuting by bike, you’re going to be putting some serious miles on that thing, and with miles come wear and tear. Take our Bike Maintenance for Beginners class to learn how to keep your steed in top shape.

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