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Trail Preparedness Clinic

Have the confidence to set out on a solo bike adventure by learning basic bike preparedness, safety, and maintenance tips. Many people do not feel comfortable riding on their own because if something goes wrong on their bike they do not know how to fix it.

We will cover the basics of how to do a bike safety and performance check before a ride and how to handle the most common mechanicals encountered on the trail. We will help you set up your bike for optimal riding without an overwhelming amount of technical information. Specific information we will cover:

  • Bike ABCs (Air Pressure, Brakes: set-up and swapping brake pads, Chain (lubing and shifting)

  • Dealing with flats

  • Tubeless set-up vs tubes

  • Basic suspension set-up

  • Bike issue diagnostics: what you can ride out and when you need help

  • Tools you should carry on a ride and how to use them

5pm - 6:30pm

Cost: $35 per clinic
• Beverages provided

Later Event: April 20
Beginner Coed Skills Clinic