Intermediate bicycle maintenance [Bury]

TfGM is offering a discounted, full day Intermediate Bike Maintenance course run by qualified instructors

You should have a pre-existing interest in cycling/bikes and already be reasonably confident in looking after your own bike and carrying out basic procedures such as puncture repairs. If not, we recommend attendance on one of our Basic 2 hour courses, as punctures, an M-Check and other basics will not be covered on the intermediate course

What will the course cover?

  • Brake adjustment. Inspection / fitting cables – lubricating
  • Gear adjustment/indexing. How a derailleur works. Inspection / fitting of cables – lubricating
  • Chains – Lubrication / Inspection / Cleaning / break and re-join
  • Headset inspection/adjustment
  • Q+As

Tools / bike stands will be provided. Please bring your own bike to work on (in specific cases a bike could be provided – please message us to arrange). You are welcome to bring along refreshments / packed lunch. Tea and coffee will be provided.

Once booked, if you are subsequently unable attend you must cancel your booking and/or inform TfGM as soon as possible. Please see our general terms and conditions below

**Please Note**

Directions to the Urban Cycle Centre at The Barn
The entrance to Phillips Park is at the end of Park Lane in Whitefield
The lane through the park, goes over the M60.
Bear right at a fork in the lane – continue past the childrens play area to the Urban Cycle Centre.

Street View – Bear right here – It is marked on this leaflet as The Barn

General Terms & Conditions

All tickets can be bought online from our official ticket agent, Eventbrite. Booking fees are already included in your discounted ticket price of £25. If you are unable to make payments online please contact the cycling team on 0161 244 1000 or email

Places are limited so please book online


PLEASE NOTE: This event is listed in our cycling events calendar for Greater Manchester. It is not organised by Manchester Friends of the Earth nor the Love Your Bike campaign and does not necessarily reflect their policies. We recommend checking with the organisers in case of a change of time or location.

Event Details

Location Urban Cycle Centre, Philips Park
Start Sunday 26 Jan 2020 9:00am
Finish Sunday 26 Jan 2020 4:00pm