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Saturdays in June: Evergreen Biking Basics Workshops

Learn the skills to maintain your wheels—from fixing a flat to troubleshooting gears and brakes. Bring your bike and we’ll provide the rest!

JUNE 1 | Flat Fix: Learn how to fix a flat at this hands-on workshop. By the end of the two hours you will be able to confidently fix your own flat.

JUNE 18 | Gears: Learn what gears are best for what terrain, how to use them effectively and how to do adjustments to keep your gears in tip top shape.

JUNE 15 | Brakes and Chains: Brakes are an essential part of your ride. Learn how to identify brake, rim and chain wear, how to adjust your brakes and how to replace them. You will also learn the basics of lubing your drive train to keep it in perfect form.

JUNE 22 | Putting it all together: Learn the basics of triaging any bike, the foundations of bike and helmet fitting and a safety check that will help you ensure your bike is in good mechanical condition.

Cost | $70 for all 4 sessions

Registration | To register email awallis@evergreen.ca with your name and contact information.

Upcoming sessions | July 6–27 | August 3–24

For more info, visit ebw.evergreen.ca

full event listing: Bike Month 2013

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