WE'RE OPEN at our new location..

(More or Less.. still lots of work to be done) 

Monday to Sat

11 - 5pm. 

ADDRESS

102 Seaview Ave
WHITE BUILDING NEXT TO BARBS BUNS
 
P: 250 931 BIKE (2453)
E: outspokinbikeshop(at)gmail.com

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SALT SPRING BIKE SCHOOL

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Maintenance Class Series

Ready to build up your bike maintenance skills?

Registration for our hands-on bike maintenance

courses is now open! You’ll build a solid foundation

on how all the parts of a bike work and how to do

your own repairs.

BI-WEEKLY CLINICS ALL YEAR LONG

For 2020 we will run basic Repair Clinics every Saturday afternoon from

4:30 to 6:30pm. Clincis are $20 (Free w/ Bike Purchase) 

  • Fixing a flat with confidence

  • How to fix a broken chain

  • Identifying parts and their role 

  • Basic Maintenance 

  • Checking for wear 
     

February Clinics 15, 29 March 6, 20

SPRING KIDS CLASSES AGES 8 - 15

Fridays 9:30am - Noon ($20) 

Bring in your bikes and we will fix them up with you! 

 

WEEKEND BIKE SCHOOL 

The classes are taught by Sean Mulligan,OutSpokin’

Owner, and include a 15% discount on Park Tools for

your personal collection.

* For Students of all 5 Sessions

3 Sessions of your choice  (See Below) 

Friday Night 5:30 - 8:00pm 

Saturday Afternoon 4:30 - 7:00pm 

Sunday Morning 11am - 1:30pm 

Class Descriptions

The goal of these courses is to provide the skill set and knowledge requisite to perform a comprehensive bicycle tune up and fully understand the concepts and tools employed therein. We will draw principally from the Park Tool blue book (BBB-2), but will present knowledge, experience and tricks obtained from many years working in a shop environment as well. The goal of the course is to cover all material requisite to perform our “Regular Tune Up" offered at the shop, and more. 

Session 1 – Shifting (Incl Drive Train Cleaning) 

  • Bike Wash / drivetrain clean / lubrication

  • Intro to Shift Systems

    • Shift cable replacement / lubrication

    • Shift and Brake Adjustment  

  • Front derailleur alignment

  • Rear derailleur hanger alignment

  • Rear derailleur adjustment
     

Session 2 – Brakes

  • Rim Brakes (CH 12)

  • Cable inspection and removal

  • Brake pad removal and installation

  • Caliper adjustment Disc Brakes (CH 11)

  • Shimano Brake Bleed
     

Session 3 – Wheels

  • Wheel removal (CH2)

  • Tire / tube Replacement (CH 2)

  • Removal and installation of Cassette or Freewheel (CH 3 & 4)

  • Hub adjustment (CH 4) and / or Overhaul

  • Wheel truing (CH 5)
     

Session 4 – Drivetrain

  • Pedal Removal, inspection, and installation

  • Crankset removal

  • Chainring removal, inspection, and installation

  • BB removal, inspection, and installation (bb shell inspection)

  • Crankset installation

  • Chain wear and proper lubrication

  • Chain removal

  • Chain sizing and installation
     

Session 5 – Headsets / Stems 

  • Headset overhaul

  • Headset adjustment

  • Stem installation

Session 6 - Hydrualic Brake Bleeding (Extra Upon Request)

  • Learn how to bleed Shimano, Avid or Sram Brakes

  • Shortening hydrualic housing

  • Piston recessing

  • Brake Pad cleaning and replacement

For students of ALL SESSIONS: You will also be given the skills to properly troubleshoot and “safety check” all component groups found on virtually all types of bicycles.

Class Details and Registration

Time: 9am - 12pm @ OutSpokin Bike Shop

Location: 131 McPhillips Ave

Cost Per Session: $, or all 5 Sessions for $300 (incl. $40 Park Tool BBB-2 Repair Book).  50% reservation required to reserve spot. Deposit is only refundable if OutSpokin cancels the class due to illness, emergencies or too few students.  Remainder is due by on the day of the Session. OutSpokin customers who purchased their bikes in house receive 20% off! 

Registration in Person or call Outspokin to register: 250 931 BIKE. E-transers can be sent to outspokinbikeshop@gmail.com.
 

Minimum class size is 2 students, Max 6.  OutSpokin Bike Shop reserves the right to cancel a class if fewer than 2 students sign up.  You will be offered a full refund or new dates to consider should that happen.

 

 

 

 

 

Sign Up for Bike School!