Reminder: Fix-a-Flat Maintenance Demonstration for cyclists set for Saturday, Oct. 13

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The Cascade Bicycle Club, as part of Bike2Health, will host a Fix-a-Flat Maintenance Demonstration and Presentation at Verdant Health Commission on Saturday, Oct. 13 from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Learn this simple and important skill to minimize delays the next time you get a flat. We’ll take the mystery out of wheel and tire removal, patching a tube and putting it all back together. This demonstration-only class also covers some of the causes of flat tires and how to best avoid and prevent them.

Topics include:

  • Assessing the condition of your tires
  • The most effective method for wheel removal and reinstallation
  • Removing the tire from the rim and reinstallation
  • Locating and repairing the puncture
  • Tools to carry for a speedy repair

The Verdant Health Commission is located at 4710 196th St. S.W. in Lynnwood.

For more information and to register, click here. To learn more about Bike2Health, click here.

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