Fastest Wrench

Fastest Wrench returns for 2017

Put your skills to the test once again at the London Bike Show 2017.

Fastest WrenchTaking place on all four days of the show (16th-19th February) at the Cytech Workshop stand, the Fastest Wrnech competition puts competitors bike mechanics skills to the test to see who can change an inner tube in the quickest time to be crowned the Fastest Wrench. 

The competition requires entrants to: 

  • Remove the front wheel from the bike
  • Take out the inner tube
  • Reinsert the tube
  • Inflate to 20psi
  • Re-fit wheel to the bike

The competitor with the fastest time at the end of the show willbe crowned the Fastest Wrench. There are some great prizes up for grabs including Park Tool Advanced Mechnci Tool kits and places on Cytech course, so come along and give it a go! 

Check out the video of last year's winner below to see what you're up against!

The fastest ever time recorded by a Fastest Wrench entrant still remains at an impressive 44.62 seconds. Will you be the one to beat it next year?

Start practising now and we'll see you at the London Bike Show 2017!

All the photos from previous shows can be seen over on the Cytech facebook page.

Put your skills to the test...then get qualified

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Once a candidate has completed Cytech theory one they can easily upgrade to the full Cytech technical one qualification by completing a short practical course or assessment with one of the Cytech training providers.