||Wright Brothers Cycle Works offers three levels of bike repair classes:
- Basic Maintenance
(tires, brakes, shifters, derailleurs)
- Bearing Maintenance
(hubs, headset, & bottom brackets,and wheel truing.)
- Wheel Building
Enrollment is limited to 12 per class, and often fills up, so prepay to reserve your spot. Prices are $120.00 for the bearings class (five sessions) and $90.00 for the basic or wheelbuilding class (four sessions). Co-op members get a $10 discount on class fees. Current class offerings are listed below, but may already be full, so reserve now if you want to take a class.
Beginning Maintenance Classes, will be scheduled on WEDNESDAY EVENINGS from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Class is four nights. Bring your own bicycle and is a 'hands-on' class.
Learn to replace a brake and gear cable, clean drivetrain, fix flats, derailleur adjustments, and much more. Class has limited space so it is on a first come, first served basis.
Bearings the 'Wright' Way
SPRING CLASS is on a waitlist status. When enough people are signed up, a class will be scheduled. Evenings, 7:00-9:00pm.
Five sessions: This is a more in-depth maintenance class for novice and basic tinker mechanic alike. Overhaul front/rear hubs, crankset, headset, and wheel truing.
WHEEL BUILDING the 'Wright Way'. SUMMER CLASS with four sessions. A Sunday/Monday followed by the next Sunday/Monday, leave your name on the waitlist for scheduling. Evenings, 6:30-8:30pm.
Learn special lacing and tricks from a master wheelbuilder of over 40 years. Build fresh and new or rebuild what you have. Purchasing components available at an extra cost.
Fee must be prepaid to reserve a spot in the class.