Nick is a lifelong cyclist, Action Nerd, and pilot of SCUL (the Asylum’s resident bicycle chopper gang). He began learning bicycle maintenance skills on the battle-damaged SCUL fleet, and has since worked as a shop mechanic and now runs his own mobile bike repair service. He participates in Kinetic Sculpture Racing, building human powered, amphibious, all terrain vehicles. When not on two wheels Nick can be found wearing orange, hacking on computers, and teaching parkour.
More of Nick’s projects at www.xsnick.com
Learn how to maintain your bicycle! Students will be performing the maintenance themselves, on their own bicycles, after a short instruction and demonstration. This is a basic course, and some bicycle types may be outside of the scope of the course. However, the course does reach a level of detail at which students who are intending to expand their knowledge of bicycles find it helpful to do some light note-taking during lecture time.Find out more »
Tired of taking your bike to the shop for a tune up? Learn to do this basic maintenance yourself and how to identify and fix small problems before they put your bike out of commission. Give your bike a tune up with the guidance of an experienced mechanic. In this class the instructor will walk you through an evaluation of your bike to find any potential problems and then guide you through the steps required to fix those problems.Find out more »