Introduction to Cycle Maintenance


Intro to bike maintenance workshop for the CTC Lothian group

Join us at Alpkit Edinburgh a series of beginner's introduction to cycle maintenance sessions, led by Chris Gibson.

Please note: these workshops are only available to members of the CTC Lothian Group.

There are six sessions available:

  • September 27th
  • October 11th
  • October 25th
  • November 8th
  • November 22nd
  • December 6th

  • The sessions are aimed at beginners or those who may know a small amount about cycle maintenace but would like to develop their knowledge and to take better care of their own bike. We'll cover a range of basic repair and maintenance tasks which will give you the skills and confidence you need to keep your bike in safe working order. The topics covered in each session will be dictated by Chris based on group members' experience but will generally be split across two sessions 'A' and 'B'.

    Session A will cover

  • Fixing a puncture
  • Fixing a snapped chain
  • How to clean and lubricate your bike

  • Session B will cover

  • Adjusting brakes
  • Indexing gears

  • What to bring
    Please bring your bike and any basic tools you will ride with.

    The sessions will run from 6:00pm - 8:30pm
    Tickets cost £20 per session with 6 spaces available for each.

    Tickets are available through the Eventbrite checkout below