Build-A-Bike Class $90
Ever wonder what makes a bike roll, turn, and stop? Over 5 sessions, learn how to properly disassemble, clean and completely rebuild a bicycle. In pairs, students take apart and rebuild a BICAS project bicycle. Learn to rebuild bearing systems, replace cables and housing for brakes and shifters, install chains and properly adjust derailleurs. Upon completion of this fun course, each student receives a $45 BICAS credit to spend on shop time to fix up their own bicycle.
- Introduction to BICAS
- Fix a Flat, tubes andtires
- Bottom Brackets
- Basic wheel truing
- Drive-train and shifting
- Test ride!
Get ready for that great Tucson riding weather! Whether you rely on your bike to get you to school and work, or just love riding the Loop trail in the cool mornings, this class will teach you the skills for overhauling a bicycle to get it running faster and smoother.
This is a beginner – intermediate class. Recommended age for the class is 16 and up.
For younger students: check out our Earn-a-bike classes
Click class for link to the online registration page.
Tuesday / Thursday Class
Class Dates: Oct 16th, 18th, 23rd, 25th and 30th.
Class Time: 4 PM to 8 PM
Instructors: Kristin and Ellie
Class Dates: Dec 4th, 6th, 11th, 13th and 18th.
Class Time: 4PM to 8PM
Instructors: Ellie and Carlyn
(Check the BICAS online calendar for additional dates & classes)
BICAS Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to attend a class, please let us know at least 48 hours before the class is scheduled to take place and we will give you a full refund or a credit for a future class. If you don’t let us know 48 hours in advance of the class, you are not entitled to any refund or credit.
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