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City Cycling Special Topics: Bike Maintenance Basics - Level 1

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REI Pittsburgh

412 South 27th Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15203

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Thank you to REI Pittsburgh for hosting City Cycling: Workshops & Special Topics

Bike Maintenance Basics - Level 1

People of all skill levels will enjoy this demonstration-based workshop. Learn how to maintain your bike for smooth riding and build community with other interested cyclists!

This class will be taught by a REI mechanic and will provide instructions on the ABC Quick Check for bike safety + how to fix a flat, and more!

  • The ABC Quick Check:
    - Air (plus tube and tire condition)
    - Brakes
    - Chain (whole drivetrain), how to lubricate your chain
    - Quick releases on wheels
    - Overall check - how does it ride

  • Flat fixing

  • What tools and supplies to carry with you, depending on the type and length of ride



Location, Accessibility, & Transportation

This event will take place at REI Pittsburgh in the South Side Works
412 S 27th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203

Accessibiility: REI Pittsburgh is an ADA accessible building. The event will take place during store hours so there may customers not affiliated with this event present. The event itself will consist of around 20 people. Please contact education@bikepgh.org if you have any physical, hearing, visual, or cognitive needs to attend this event and we will do our best to make accommodations.

Transportation:

Bus: 48, 51, 54, 75, 81, 83

Bike: Bike parking is available immediately adjacent to the front entrance of the building along S 27th St as well as around the corner on Tunnel Blvd. REI is close to the South Side Riverfront trail near the Hot Metal Bridge.

Car: Paid car parking is available along the streets of the South Side Works as well as nearby parking garages.

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