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Over  the last four weeks our YTA group  had the opportunity to take in the Cycle Maintenance sessions. The following areas  were covered during the sessions with practical demonstrations. 

  • Punctures – wheel removal, locating punctures, fixing punctures & wheel refitting
  • Wheel truing essential for better braking
  • Brake adjustment for powerful, silent stopping
  • Adjusting hub bearings for maximum life and smooth running
  • Gear adjustment: including fitting new cables and fine tuning front and rear mechanisms
  • Bottom bracket and headset adjustment