Learn the basics of how to keep your bike running smoothly and reliably all year long in this single-session workshop. We'll cover things like preventing flats, bike fit, tools, and basic adjustments. Bring your curiosity and some questions because this is an interactive workshop and the day's content is driven by what you want to learn. This class is a great introduction to West Town Bikes, our workshop and other opportunities here. If you've got a bike you want to build up or have questions about classes we offer, taking this class first is a good choice. Bring your bike.
Events, Classes, and Workshops
Gain a comprehensive overview of bicycle mechanics in this 8 week Build-A-Bike course. We cover overhauling and adjusting bottom brackets, headsets and hubs, wheel truing, brake, shifter and derailleur adjustment and any other finishing work, detailing or fitting. There are many options for project bikes. You can use your own, borrow one from us or get something that needs a complete overhaul. Participants can get a lot of value out of the class by fixing up a bike of their own or a friends.