Strip and Build a Bike day (Hands On)


Organizer: Quirky Workshops

Name: Greystoke Cycle Cafe

Phone: 017684 83984




Penrith, Cumbria,
CA11 0UT

Price Notes

£78, including 2 course lunch, refreshments and home made cakes.


On the C2C Cycle route 200 yds north of Greystoke village green, direction Blencowe. We welcome all cyclists and walkers and ask all those with cars to walk the 350yds from the village car park around the Greystoke Castle walls. We can offer parking in our driveway to cycle support vehicles and those attending our workshop days, Bus links to Penrith and Keswick. Penrith railway station 5 miles


Strip and Build a Bike Day near Ullswater including a Wed 1st June 1/2 term date and a Thursday 28th July - both perfect for teachers, students and those on holiday near Ullswater and Keswick in The lake district. This course takes place at Greystoke cycle Cafe near Penrith - 10am to 4pm for £78 including a lovely 2 course lunch. In order to come on a Strip and Build bike course students should be able to happily remove and replace the rear wheel of their bike and change an inner tube. Covering Gears, Brakes, Chains,Cable Replacement, Headsets,Bottom Brackets,Wheels and Hubs - It will be similar to you giving your bike a basic service. and so will save your time and money and in the future be able to mend or tweak slipping gears and worn brakes, mend chains amongst many other things - It doesn’t guarantee ruling out a trip to the bike shop but will certainly help reduce bills Please note: It is not possible to work on bikes with Campagnolo groupsets as the tools required are quite different. Lovely 2 course lunch and refreshments included.

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
29/04/2017 29/04/2017 10:00 to 16:00
04/06/2017 04/06/2017 10:00 to 16:00
29/06/2017 29/06/2017 10:00 to 16:00