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Sunday Service: Chains

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Come out and learn about chains.

When to lube and how. Lube options. How to measure the wear on your chain. How to open quick-links (power links). How to use a chain tool.

We'll show you how to do all this and more concentrating on conventional multi-speed bike chains.

Caffeine and morning snacks provided. Bring a chain conundrum for our version of Stump the Chumps. Go for a ride on the beautiful American River Trail afterwards.

Where: 1114 C Street, Sac'to.
Cost: FREE

31 May 2015 - 10:00am
1114 C Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

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19 May 2019 - 9:00am

SF Bay Trail Monthly Ride (Emeryville > Rydin Rd & Central Ave > Point Richmond)

Meets on the 3rd Sunday of every month

2 distances: 30 miles and 18 miles (round-trip)

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22 May 2019 - 5:00pm

Casual evening ride, along the bike paths of Lake Natoma, American River, and Folsom Lake. Plan on a weekly ride for a regular evening of relaxing, scenic fun. Please bring a well tuned bike, with water, helmet, etc. Should be able to maintain 15 mph on flats and slower on hills.

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22 May 2019 - 5:00pm

Casual evening ride, along the bike paths of Lake Natoma, American River, and Folsom Lake. Plan on a weekly ride for a regular evening of relaxing, scenic fun. Please bring a well tuned bike, with water, helmet, etc. Should be able to maintain 15 mph on flats and slower on hills.

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29 May 2019 - 5:00pm

Casual evening ride, along the bike paths of Lake Natoma, American River, and Folsom Lake. Plan on a weekly ride for a regular evening of relaxing, scenic fun. Please bring a well tuned bike, with water, helmet, etc. Should be able to maintain 15 mph on flats and slower on hills.

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29 May 2019 - 5:00pm

Casual evening ride, along the bike paths of Lake Natoma, American River, and Folsom Lake. Plan on a weekly ride for a regular evening of relaxing, scenic fun. Please bring a well tuned bike, with water, helmet, etc. Should be able to maintain 15 mph on flats and slower on hills.

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