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Mechanics | basics

Thursday 05 Dec 2024 13:00


135.- CHF




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04 December 2024

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Learn how to repair and maintain your bike

Benefit from the advice of an expert and a workshop equipped to know everything about repair and maintenance take care of your MTB or E-Bike.


  • Learn the basics of maintaining and repairing your bike from an expert
  • Take advantage of an equipped workshop
  • Know the essential checks before each outing
  • Repair the most common breakdowns, repair a puncture, repair a broken chain or change brake pads

  • Introduction to bicycle maintenance and repair

    This introductory course in basic maintenance and repair of your bicycle allows you to quickly become independent in basic tasks. You will thus improve your safety and the longevity of the equipment of your mountain bike or your E-Bike.

    • Cleaning and checking to be done before each outing, and at regular intervals
    • Position adjustment
    • Basic maintenance for transmission, brakes and wheels
    • Basic repairs such as punctures (inner tube and tubeless), repairing a broken chain, changing brake pads, ...
    • The essential tools for basic maintenance, as well as the tools to take on your outings

    We invite you to come with your own bike in order to learn on your own equipment, and take advantage of this course to do a check-up of your bike.

What's included

  • Expert mechanic (fr/en/de)
  • Provision of the workshop and its tools
  • Parts and accessories for repair exercises
  • Bike for maintenance if you don't come with yours
  • Maintenance products
  • Coffee

Not included

  • Spare parts for your bike (optional)
  • Equipment and tools to equip yourself (optional)


  • Your bike (optional, if you wish to take advantage of this course to carry out maintenance on your own bike)


  • Your tools (optional, if you wish to check with us that your equipment is adequate)
  • Your spare parts (optional, if you wish to take advantage of the course to change parts on your bike if this falls within the scope of the course. Do not hesitate to contact us if you want to ensure that this is possible )

Required levels

This course is an introduction to bicycle mechanics. It is therefore open to anyone wishing to become independent with basic repairs and maintenance, and requires no prerequisites.



For further

Are you won over by this program and you only want to progress in your mastery of bike mechanics?

If you are sure that this course meets your expectations and needs, you can click on the registration button and fill out the form to reserve your place.

Who will lead your adventure?

Your expert
for this experience

Christian & C.E.O.

Chris has been mountain biking intensely since 1989 and has been a professional mountain bike guide since 2010.

He was product manager and team manager for a famous mountain bike brand.

He is also at the front during the adventures he guides, during which it is necessary to know bike mechanics inside out to respond to all breakdowns.

Since 2010, he has had the pleasure of offering these mountain bike mechanics courses and is delighted to share his knowledge in the field.


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Do you dream of organizing an à la carte MTB or E-Bike event?

Fill out this form by describing what you want, and we will get back to you quickly with a proposal for a mountain bike experience that will exceed your expectations in every way.


  • How to privatize a guided MTB tour or trip?

    In order to offer an adequate outing, it is essential that we know the technical and physical level of the participants, the desired date for the event, the location, and the style of practice.

    You can of course draw inspiration from our different mountain bike tours and stays for your private outing project, but we are obviously delighted to offer you a completely personalized itinerary with the characteristics and accommodation of your choice.

  • What is the profile of your guides and instructors?

    The experiences offered by Exoride are supervised by extremely qualified guides and instructors, with more than 30 years of mountain biking practice, most of them former competitors, certified, and above all carrying out this activity 100% professionally.

    We pay particular attention to safety and you are assured of being surrounded by true mountain bike guiding professionals.

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  • What are prices for a MTB guide in Switzerland?

    Each request responds to needs specific to the chosen activity, such as location scouting or the organization of possible logistics alongside your event.

    However, here are some examples of applicable guiding and rental rates:

    1 person
    2 people
    3 people
    4 people
    5 people
    6 people< br />7 people & +

    1/2 DAY
    240 CHF
    260 CHF
    300 CHF
    360 CHF
    400 CHF
    420 CHF
    460 CHF

    1 DAY
    450 CHF
    480 CHF
    510 CHF
    520 CHF
    600 CHF
    660 CHF
    700 CHF

    Bike & E-Bike Rental

    Full suspension Bike & E-Bike
    70 CHF
    90 CHF
  • How many people maximum?

    We can organize mountain bike or E-Bike tours for 1 to 100 people. For stays abroad, the number of participants generally does not exceed 20 maximum depending on the destinations.

  • What other services are available?

    We offer turnkey tours and stays. Take advantage of our solid network of partners for an exceptional event.

    In addition to the cycling part, we also take care of:

    • Meal, restaurant or buffet in nature
    • Travel by private minibus
    • Seminar room
    • Hotels or shelters
    • Photos and video
    • ...

Restons connectés

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