Women and Trans Sundays Presents: Gear Up! Worshops


Women and Trans Sundays @ Bike Pirates Presents: Gear-Up! A three week workshop series about improving knowledge for bike wrenching and building:) No previous knowledge necessary, and there is always something new to learn, no matter what your skill level is. Workshops will be verbal and visual based, explaining these topics and looking at examples.

May 10th: Week 1- Flat Fix, Bike Anatomy and Bike Fit

May 17th: Week 2- Brakes and Gears

May 24th: Week 3- Rotating Topic: Touring Bikes

June 7th: Week 1- Flat Fix, Bike Anatomy and Bike Fit

June 14th: Week 2- Brakes and Gears

June 21st: Week 3- Rotating Topic: Advanced Bearing system

Teachers are Bike Pirates volunteer mechanics and special guests mechanics from other bike shops/spaces in Toronto.

Vegan snacks and tea provided!

6:30-8:30pm following open shop hours.

Please confirm registration of workshop by email info@bikepirates.com or joining this event, drop ins also welcome!

Sundays at Bike Pirates are reserved solely for women and trans folks. We kindly ask that if you do not identify anywhere on this spectrum to respect this programming and attend other workshops.

Bike Pirates strives to make our space safe and use anti-oppressive policies. We are all volunteers and working at learning and growing to improve ourselves and the space. If you have any feedback to help us do so we would love to hear it and talk about how we can improve.