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[19 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Long Trail Century Ride Mountain Bike Fundraiser for VT Adaptive 6/24

THE 7TH ANNUAL LONG TRAIL CENTURY RIDE TO BENEFIT VERMONT ADAPTIVE SKI & SPORTS
SATURDAY, JUNE 24, 2017
#LTCR2017 GOAL – TO RAISE MORE THAN $300,000 FOR ADAPTIVE SPORTS

 

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[19 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Northeast Singletrack Mountain Biking Workshop 4/23

Northeast Singletrack Mountain Biking Workshop
Sunday, April 23, 2017
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM View more dates
Graham Hills County Park
Member price: $85 Non-member price: $105
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Overview
The northeast is world renowned for offering a wide variety of epic mountain bike trails, filled with steep climbs and descents, large rocks and boulders, and tight twisting trails. If you have experience on a mountain bike and are eager to improve your trail riding ability, join us for a day of focused skills instruction. Our Outdoor School Instructors will provide detailed breakdowns of riding skills along with …

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[28 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
IIIIIIIIIIIIt’s Back!!!!  US Open @ Mountain Creek May 25th-28th

LIKE A DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKE PARTY…
The U.S. Open of Mountain Biking was established in 2003 with the goal of creating excitement in the American mountain bike scene. Featuring a unique and ‘open’, Pro/AM format, the U.S. Open offers the most challenging and competitive racing in the nation and sets the standard as a proving-ground for up-and-coming and elite racers alike. Anyone can enter the Open Class and compete amongst the pros for the cash purse and a chance to prove where they rank. Amateurs compete for bragging rights and some …

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
718 Cyclery Basic Maintenance Series Class 01: Basic maintenance and Flat Fixes Thursday, March 2, 2017 7:00pm  8:00pm

Class 01: Basic maintenance and Flat Fixes
Thursday, March 2, 2017
7:00pm 8:00pm
718 cyclery
Sign Up Here (required)
This class covers basic points of do-it-yourself maintenance to get you self-sufficient with you bike. In addition, this class can serve as a gateway to learning more about these great machines.

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
718 Cyclery Basic Maintenance Series Class 02: Brakes and Their Adjustments  Thursday, March 9, 2017 7:00pm  8:00pm

Class 02: Brakes and Their Adjustments
Thursday, March 9, 2017
7:00pm 8:00pm
718 Cyclery
Sign Up Here https://www.timecenter.com/718cyclery/boka/ (required)
This is the class to take if you want to get rid of that annoying rubbing sound. Braking systems, while plentiful, mainly follow the same few principals in terms of function and maintenance.

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
718 Cyclery Basic Maintenance Series Class 03: Drivetrains  Thursday, March 16, 2017 7:00pm  8:00pm

Class 03: Drivetrains
Thursday, March 16, 2017
7:00pm 8:00pm
718 Cyclery
Sign Up Here (required)
Often a source of mystery and stress from cyclists, this class serves to show that these shifting systems are easily worked with and essentially the same cast of characters for many decades.

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
718 Cyclery  Maintenance Series 04: Bearings and Wheel Truing  Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:00pm  8:00pm

Class 04: Bearings and Wheel Truing
Thursday, March 23, 2017
7:00pm 8:00pm
718 cyclery
Sign Up Here (required)
Slightly more advanced, this class is a great finale for our Basic Maintenance Series of classes. This class covers bearing adjustments (hubs, bottom brackets and hubs), as well as wheel truing.

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Women’s Bike Maintenace Class: Bike Demystification, Basic Maintenance, and Flat Fixing @ 718 Cyclery

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
7:00pm 8:00pm
718 cyclery
Sign Up Here (required)
Women’s Bike Maintenace Class: Bike Demystification, Basic Maintenance, and Flat Fixing
Get to know a little more about your machine in this hands-on introductory workshop, and walk away feeling more self-sufficient. This class will cover routine bike maintenance, the tools you should never leave home without, and how to fix a flat, with plenty of time to ask questions.
About the Instructor:
Where bicycles are concerned, Meredith’s heart is in the liberating power of the riding, and working on, of all types of …

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[25 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]
Old Croton Aqueduct Trail – NYC, Dec 4

On Sunday, December 4, it’s time again to ride the Old Croton Aqueduct Trail.
Meet: 7:43 AM train from Grand Central Station arriving Croton-Harmon Station 8:35 AM. Ride starts at 8:45. Bike pass required.
The Route: Climb up to the Croton Reservoir Dam followed by cresting Bald Mountain via a few miles of singletrack. This is a flat day and more than half of the day’s 2,500 feet of climbing is done in the first 10 miles, after that is semi smooth riding all the way back to Manhattan. This is a …