Maintenance Clinics

Compass Maintenance Clinic Series

Let's face it, bikes break. This maintenance series will show you the ins and outs of mountain bike maintenance. A class taught by Shannon Leigh, professional bike guide and mechanic in order to bring you the top tips and tricks that'll help you stay on the trails this season.

 



What’s in your pack? Flat fixes

What should you be riding with? Its easy to think nothing will go wrong on a ride but thats far from the truth. During this class we will show you exactly what we bring on the trail with us, what types of packs we use and why we use them, how to change a flat and the ABC's of bike checks.



Trailside Repairs - Meet at Duthie + Light ride

This is an on trail maintenance class at Duthie Hill MTB Park covering everything from chain breakage, hanger straightening and single speed conversion if your derailleur should break.



Mechanics 101

In the Mechanics 101 class we will be covering derailleur adjustments, brake adjustments, pad care, cleaning parts


Tubeless Setup and Wheel Truing

This class will cover tubeless conversion allowing you to run lower pressure for more grip in wet conditions, reduce wheel weight and reduce flats. This is one of the rewarding upgrades you can do to your bike. Wheel truing goes hand in hand with wheel integrity keeping your wheels true and straight, and tensioned properly keeps you riding smoothly.


Suspension Setup and Pivots

Suspension Setup and Pivots class will cover tubeless conversion allowing you to run lower pressure for more grip in wet conditions, reduce wheel weight and reduce flats. This is one of the rewarding upgrades you can do to your bike. Wheel truing goes hand in hand with wheel integrity keeping your wheels true and straight, and tensioned properly keeps you riding smoothly.


Brake Bleed

Brakes are often neglected for too long. We will cover how to clean, replace and bleed your brake systems. Shimano and SRAM friendly class.