FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Cell Phone: 440-781-7690
Free bike maintenance clinic on March 15 at Century Cycles
ROCKY RIVER, Ohio (February 23, 2011) – Winter may not offer the best bicycling weather in Northeast Ohio, but it’s a good time to take a bike clinic or class in preparation for warm days to come.
Century Cycles bicycle stores in Rocky River (19955 Detroit Road), Medina (1079 North Court Street) and Peninsula (1621 Main Street/Route 303 are simultaneously hosting free Basic Bike Maintenance Clinics on Tuesday, March 15, at 6:30 p.m. to help people learn how to take care of their bicycles.
During the free one-hour clinic, a professional bicycle mechanic will teach attendees essential bike maintenance skills, including:
- How to change a flat tire;
- How to clean and lubricate a bicycle chain;
- And how to do a five-minute pre-ride safety check.
Light refreshments will be provided. Each attendee will also receive a 20% discount on all regularly-priced bicycle parts, tools and accessories purchased that evening.
The clinic is free and students don’t need to bring their own bikes to it. However, registration is required. For more information or to register for the Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic, call the Century Cycles store hosting the clinic you plan to attend: Rocky River (440-356-5705), Medina (330-722-7119), or Peninsula (330-657-2209).
About Century Cycles
Century Cycles is an award-winning, locally-owned chain of independent bicycle stores in Medina, Peninsula, and Rocky River, providing all types of bicycles and friendly, expert service to northeast Ohio bicyclists and their families. Founded in 1992, Century Cycles is an authorized dealer of Raleigh, Giant, Electra, Surly, and Haro bicycles, as well as Santana tandems. The Peninsula store also rents bicycles year-round for riding on the Towpath Trail in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
For nine consecutive years, Century Cycles has been voted one of the top 100 bicycle retailers in the United States by Bicycle Retailer & Industry News magazine. The local chain was recently voted “Best Bike Shop” in the 2010 Cleveland Magazine Best of Cleveland reader’s poll.
1079 North Court Street, Medina, OH 44256
1621 Main Street (Route 303), Peninsula, OH 44264
19955 Detroit Road, Rocky River, OH 44116