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Event Name: Basic Bike Mechanics program - Wk2
Event Location: You Yangs Regional Park, Branch Road, Lara.
Event Date(s): 12/08/2017 - 12/08/2017
Online registration opens on:   29/06/2017 at 5:00 PM (VIC time)
Online registration closes on:   11/08/2017 at 12:00 AM (VIC time)

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Event Organiser: Geelong Mountain Bike Club
Contact Name: Peter Henkel/Alan Flaherty
Contact Phone Number: 0407433682
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Basic Bike Mechanics session suitable for Young Guns, Junior parents, Dirt Girls, new GMBC members or anyone who's a member or friend of the club and wants to improve their bike knowledge.  The focus is on trail repairs and jobs that can be done at home.  

9am - 12 noon at the Duck Ponds School, just inside the main entrance, You Yangs Regional Park (off Branch Rd, Lara).  Participants should bring their bikes, a repair stand if they own one, and tools including hex keys, screwdrivers, and a set of spanners.

Session 2: Headset and Gear Adjustment.  How to adjust a headset after a crash.  Gear Adjustment - front and rear.  Participants will loosen, adjust and tighten their headsets.  Loosen rear derailleur tension and then readjust.  Adjust front derailleur.  Learn how to replace a Derailleur cable.