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University Bicycle Resource Center

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600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

April 2018

UBRC Free Class – Shifting and Derailleurs

April 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Free University Bicycle Resource Center class. UBRC located in the lower level of the H.C. White garage (Lot 29).

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May 2018

UBRC Free Class – Hub Overhaul Demo

May 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Hub Overhaul Demo
Free class taught by We Are All Mechanics at the University Bicycle Resource Center. The instructor will take apart a wheel hub and demonstrate repacking of wheel bearings. The inner workings of this simple but mysterious bicycle maintenance task will be revealed. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees. No registration required!

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September 2018

UBRC Class – How to Buy/Select a Bike

September 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Informational class with tips on how to select and purchase a bike best fitted to your needs. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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UBRC Class – Flat Fix

September 26, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Class taught by India Viola, local bicycle advocate and educator. Learn what you need to fix flat tires with confidence in this in-depth, hands-on flat fix clinic for front wheels. Click on event for more details.

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October 2018

UBRC Class – Basic Brakes

October 17, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Class taught by India Viola, local bicycle advocate and educator. In this class, we will discuss brakes and minor brake adjustments. Bring your bike to class to identify and learn how to use your barrel adjusters, as well as clean your braking surfaces.

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November 2018

UBRC Class – Introduction to Wheel Truing

November 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Learn the basics of the art and science that is wheel truing. Bring your bike or front wheel or look on with other students. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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December 2018

UBRC Class – Bike through Winter

December 5, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Tips on biking through the winter including lessons learned from a winter bicycling veteran. Suggestions for clothing and other gear plus basic winter maintenance tips and available resources. Click on event for more details.

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February 2019

UBRC Class – Bike Traffic Skills 101

February 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Class taught by UW Bicycle/Pedestrian Coordinator Chuck Strawser. Learn the basics of vehicular cycling and keep yourself safe and comfortable while riding in traffic.

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March 2019

UBRC Class – Annual Maintenance and Cleaning Your Chain

March 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Class taught by India Viola, local bicycle advocate and educator. You will learn and practice best techniques for cleaning and lubricating your chain and other routine maintenance. Click on the event for more details.

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April 2019

UBRC Class – Shifting and Derailleurs

April 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Class taught by India Viola, local bicycle advocate and educator. Learn the basics about how your bicycles gears work and how to keep them shifting smoothly. Bring your bike, if you’d like, or look on with another student.

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May 2019

UBRC Class – Hub Overhaul Demo

May 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Free class taught by India Viola, local bicycle advocate and educator. The instructor will take apart a wheel hub and demonstrate repacking of wheel bearings. The inner workings of this simple but mysterious bicycle maintenance task will be revealed.

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August 2019

UBRC Class 2019 — How to buy/select a bike

August 28, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Informational class with tips on how to select and purchase a bike best fitted to your needs. Bring a brown bag lunch if you'd like! Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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September 2019

UBRC Class 2019 — Flat Fix

September 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Class taught by India Viola, local bicycle advocate and educator. Learn what you need to fix flat tires with confidence in this in-depth, hands-on flat fix clinic for front wheels. There will be lots to…

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October 2019

UBRC Class 2019 — Basic Brakes

October 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Class to discuss brakes and minor brake adjustments. Bring your bike to class to identify and learn how to use your barrel adjusters, as well as clean your braking surfaces. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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November 2019

UBRC Class 2019 — Introduction to Wheel Truing

November 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Learn the basics of the art and science that is wheel truing. Bring your bike or front wheel or look on with other students. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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December 2019

UBRC Class 2019 — Bike through Winter

December 4, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Tips on biking through the winter including lessons learned from a winter bicycling veteran. Suggestions for clothing and other gear plus basic winter maintenance tips and available resources. Class taught by Chuck Strawser. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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January 2020

UBRC Class 2020 — Bike Traffic Skills 101

January 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Learn the basics of vehicular cycling and keep yourself safe and comfortable while riding in traffic. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees. Bring a brown bag lunch!

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February 2020

UBRC Class 2020 — Annual Maintenance and Cleaning Your Chain

February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Learn and practice best techniques for cleaning and lubricating your chain and other routine maintenance. Bring your bike, if you’d like, or look on with another student. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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March 2020

CANCELED | UBRC Class 2020 — Shifting and Derailleurs

March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706

This event has been canceled due to campus recommendations regarding non-essential gatherings. Details on rescheduling will be made available as conditions allow.

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April 2020

CANCELED | UBRC Class 2020 — Hub Overhaul Demo

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University Bicycle Resource Center, 600 N. Park Street
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Update 3/19/20 – This event has been canceled. Stay up to date with information on campus operations at covid19.wisc.edu.
The instructor will take apart a wheel hub and demonstrate repacking of wheel bearings. Free Planet Bike blinky light set to the first five (5) attendees.

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