Learn how to easily fix the most common bike repair problem, a flat tire.
Fix-A-Flat is a free class for adults and mature teens where students will learn how to repair a flat tire, which is the most common mechanical breakdown. This knowledge will save you time, money, and the headache of being stranded with a flat tire bike. Students will learn how to remove the wheel from a bike, dismount the tire and tube, inspect the tire for damage, and install a new tube. Students will also learn how to patch a tube and handle a large cut in a tire so they can ride home.
Class Duration: 2 hours
Class Size: 15
Instructor: 1 Trained Bike Mechanic Instructor
Equipment: Students are encouraged, but not required, to bring their own bicycle.
Registration Policy: Advance registration is required of all participants; walk-in students are allowed.
Is This the Right Class for You?
If you are looking for a class to help reduce a possible hour turmoil into a few minute quick fix, this class is perfect for you. Be your own bike hero.
Next Step: BIKE MAINTENANCE FOR BEGINNERS
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.