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DISCLAIMER. MOUNTAIN BIKING CAN BE DANGEROUS. YOU JOIN US AT YOUR OWN RISK.

SAFETY BRIEFING.

  • Wear a helmet. Despite recent advances in medical science, brains still cannot be mended nor replaced.
  • Wear gloves or mitts. Hands often hit the ground first. Cuts and grazes invite infection and a hospital visit.
  • Wear eye protection, it only takes a twig or thorn to lose an eye. Crud catchers are a good idea in mucky weather.
  • When downhilling, for your own protection, allow plenty of space behind the rider in front.
  • Bring a bare minimum emergency tool kit and a spare inner tube.
  • Breakdowns are a bore. Plan not to have any by ensuring your bike is in perfect working order.
  • Punctures are also tedious. You can minimise them by fitting latex tubes, slime tubes or running tubeless tyres.

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Bicycle Wheel Building Workshops - Cambridge - 2017 bookings now open

Bookings are now open for Bicycle Wheel Building Workshops I will
be running in Cambridge in 2017. There are two offerings:

'Wheel Building 1' - for those with little or no experience of wheel building
'Wheel Building 2' - for those with some wheel building experience who want to refresh and extend their skills

For more information and enrolment details, please visit:
http://www.cambridgewheelbuilding.co.uk/

David Green