Disc Brakes, Wheels and Tires

Course Description

Learn techniques common to maintaining all disc brakes (hydraulic or mechanical, single or dual action) as well as adjustments specific to your system.

Learn how to:

  • Inspect and inflate your tires
  • Inspect your wheels and rims
  • Identify your disc brake type and parts
  • Inspect and clean your rotors
  • Inspect and replace your brake pads
  • Adjust your brakes

Small class size and low instructor to student ratio allow you to learn in a patient and supportive environment.  

Class Size: minimum: 5, maximum: 8

Price: member $35, non-member $40

Duration: 2.5 hours

Pre-requisites: none

How to prepare: Bring your bike as you will be practicing these techniques on your own bike. 

Location: Cascade Bicycle Club, 7787 62nd Ave. NE Seattle, WA 98115. We are located right off of the Burke Gilman Trail at Magnuson Park.

Bike Parking: Bike racks available outside the building as well as limited indoor space.

Other classes you may be interested in: Chains and Derailleurs; Brakes, Wheels, and Tires; Fix-a-Flat; Maintenance for Every Rider; riding classes


Fleet Manager
Stephen Rowley
(206) 939-4311
Cascade Bicycle Club
7787 62nd Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98115