The Mn Mechanic – Advice to Coaches Re: Equipment Purchases

Contributed by Calvin Jones, Stillwater Team Director In this Minnesota Mechanic corner of the Coaches News, I will discuss various aspects of equipment, related to school cycling programs. There are plenty of “how-to fix a bike” sources on the internet, and in books or magazines, so here I look at other aspects of equipment. Also,…

Professional cyclists don’t stress, they use a list every time. Make this list a part of your pre-race ritual. League Number Plate (given at racer’s first race) 3-4 zip-ties or twist ties so you can attach your number Cash Clean bike with a lubed chain in good working order Spare tube and tube change kit…