Bow Cycle 11 | Service School

By: Bow Cycle  09-12-2011
Keywords: Cycle Service

The 2011/2012 Bow Cycle Service School is scheduled for the upcoming season. Check below for full details on course topics, fees, and dates. We look forward to seeing you in class!

Bow Cycle Special - All Four courses for $375.00 +GST!!

Introduction to Bicycle Maintenance $75 + tax = $78.75

Every Tuesday and Thursday October thru Febuary 6-10pm (4 hrs)
Bicycles supplied by Bow Cycle.
Primary focus: Gears, Chain Repair, Brakes, Bearing Adjustments, Tube/Tire replacement, Introduction to Wheel Truing and General Maintenance. Does not include fork overhaul or brake bleeding
Min 4 participants, Max 6

Advanced Bike Maintenance - $200 + tax= $210.00

Sat/Sun 12-5pm (10 hrs total)
It is strongly recommended that you take the General Maintenance course as a prerequesite to the Advanced class. Bring your own bike or ask to borrow one from Bow Cycle if you do not have one. Primary Focus: Complete tear down and rebuild of participants bike. Some parts may need to be replaced ie: Cables/housing, bearings, brake pads. Includes park tool school manual. Doesn't include fork overhaul, or brake bleed. *Participants may not modify or convert their bicycle during the course.*
Min 4 participants, max 6 participants.

Front Suspension Overhaul - $75 + tax = $78.75


Every other Tuesday / Thursday 6-9pm (3 hrs) See schedule for dates
We strongly recommend replacing Oil seals.
Primary focus: Complete tear down and rebuild of participants front suspension. Min 3 participants, max 5 participants.

Hydraulic Brake Overhaul - $75 + tax = $78.75

Every other Tuesday / Thursday 6-9pm (3 hrs) See schedule for dates
Primary Focus: Complete tear down and rebuild of participants brake systems. Some parts may need to be replaced ie: seals, hose inserts, brake pads.
Min 3 participants, max 5 participants.

General Information

  • Courses will be cancelled or postponed if not enough people are registered
  • 50% deposit required to register for courses
  • Courses will be offered from October to February inclusive
  • Parts are extra, however all attendees will receive 15% off the purchase of parts and tools directly related to each course
  • All tools are supplied
  • Bring clothes that can get dirty
  • Any registrants 15 years and younger must have an adult or guardian present during the course
  • Call for custom courses
  • Course prices do not include GST
  • Course registration may be done in person or by phone
  • We will offer all four courses as a package for $375.00 + tax
  • Check course description to see if your own bike is needed
  • A course outline will be sent to participants after registering

Calendar of Courses

Introduction to Bicycle Maintenance (4hrs) $75.00 plus GST

  • October 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27
  • November 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29
  • December 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20 ,22
  • January 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31
  • February 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23

Advanced Bike Maintenance (10 hrs) $200.00 plus GST

  • October 8/9, 15/16, 22/23, 29/30
  • November 5/6, 12/13, 19/20, 26/27
  • December 3/4, 10/11, 17/18
  • January 7/8, 14/15, 21/22, 28/29
  • February 11/12, 18/19, 25/26

Front Suspension Overhaul (3 hrs) $75.00 plus GST

  • October 4, 13, 18, 27
  • November 10, 15, 24, 29
  • December 8, 13, 22
  • January 5, 10, 19, 24
  • February 2, 7, 16, 21

Hydraulic Brake Overhaul (3 hrs) $75 plus GST

  • October 6, 11, 20, 25
  • November 3, 8, 17, 22
  • December 1, 6, 15, 20
  • January 3, 12, 17, 26, 31
  • February 9, 14, 23
The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

Keywords: Cycle Service

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