Chains and Derailleurs

This class is done for the season and will resume in February/March of 2023.

In the meantime you can check out these other great bike maintenance classes around Seattle:

 

Due to the nature of our maintenance classes (close proximity to others in an indoor environment), masks will be required.

Course Description:

In this hands-on class, you’ll learn the fundamentals of drivetrain and shifting mechanics. Our step-by-step instructions will help you get your bike to shift and pedal more smoothly.  You’ll learn how to properly maintain and adjust your drivetrain and shifting system. 

Learn how to:

  • Identify the parts of your drivetrain
  • Clean and lube your drivetrain
  • Inspect your drivetrain for common wear patterns and know when to replace parts
  • Adjust your front and rear derailleurs
  • Troubleshoot shifting problems
  • Small class size and low instructor to student ratios allow you to learn in a patient and supportive environment.

Class Size: minimum: 5, maximum: 8  

Price: Member $45, Non-Member $50

Financial assistance is available HERE

Duration: 2.5 hours

Prerequisites: none

How to prepare:

Bring your own standard (non-electric) bike as you will be working 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.

Contacts: 
Community Education Manager
Amy Korver
amyk@cascade.org
(206) 620-0459

Rusty Chain

Open Maintenance Classes
Cascade Bicycle Club
7787 62nd Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98115
United States