"I learned more in this week of instruction than I did while working at a bike shop for a year."
Kevin P. from San Diego, CA
"Great time, wonderful staff. Can't wait to come back!"
Ryan P. from Jacksonville, FL
"The instructor to student ratio was incredible!"
John L. from Chicago, IL
"Instruction was clear, consise, well presented. The instructors stand out not only as knowledgeable, but extremely patient and organized teachers - a gift in the industry."
Bill D. from Springdale, UT
"I liked the constant knowledge! Even on topics I was already familiar with. I learned so much!"
Phillip D. from Portland, OR
"The freedom of choice (frame) and the amount of available help."
Liam C. from Portland, OR
"I liked the neutral, expert help and teaching and the great physical environment - tools/classroom/materials."
Alexis D. from New York, NY
"I'm just so happy that UBI exists! Without UBI I would be lost and stumbling on my own. Thank you!"
Sean M from Skyforest, CA
"I can now cut a brake cable without wincing. Thank you for the great instruction and for all the patience. You have a fantastic school."
Andy D. from Pine Valley, CA
"I loved learning about how to use torque wrenches. Amazing!"
Carolyn W. from Milwaukee, WI
"I liked the group learning style and digital presentation of material."
Valerie S. from Minneapolis, MN
"I never felt afraid to ask a question."
Kyla P. from Los Angeles, CA
"The textbook is a great compliment to the in-class experience."
Ana F. from Gainesville, FL
"The technicality at which you teach is awesome."
Kayln C. from Missoula, MT
"The instructors were friendly and encouraging"
Emily L. from Salem, OR
"I liked the extra late night work times"
Samuel S. from Kansas City, MO
"Great time in general. I wish I had this class when I first started out."
Michael H. from Seaford, DE
"Well worth the time and money."
David B. from city, Fort Worth, TX
"The instructors are very willing to help you understand the how/why we do things."
Matt L. from St. Paul, MN
"This place is like pizza, it's always awesome!"
Jesse S. from Fair Oaks, CA
"I liked getting feedback during hands-on sessions and being able to ask any question about what I was working on."
Sterling D. from Jameston, RI
"I appreciated the patience and attitude of the instructors."
Ellen W. from Ashland, OR
"Teachers are passionate about what they teach."
Etienne H. from Montreal, Quebec
"Had a lot of fun and I can't wait to apply what I've learned!"
James D. from Irving, TX
"This was a fantastic experience and I would recommend it to anyone."
Maryann P. from Emporia, KS
"Instructors taught us how to wrench in a real world."
John L. from Chicago, IL
"I got to make and keep a frame. That is ridiculously cool!"
Andrew B. from Beaverton, OR
"I was impressed with the options and types of bikes we could build."
Chris K. from San Diego, CA
"The learning atmosphere of UBI allows for all levels of knowledge in all areas of the industry."
Daniel S. from NSW, Australia
"The instruction and overall professionalism is outstanding. (UBI) provided an excellent learning atmosphere to build confidence in bicycle repair."
Calvin S. from Anchorage, AK
"Each [instructor] was rich with input, patience, and a willingness to help. This allowed us to laugh at our foibles and fears and encouraged us."
Dan M. from Bend, OR
"This is the best training course I have ever attended."
Tony M. from Reno, NV
"My expectations were exceeded in every aspect; the knowledge of the instructors, their presentation skills, their patience, sense of humor, etc. The shop was exceedingly well-equipped and well lit."
Tom C. from Naperville, IL
"[I] really appreciated the thorough documentation and after hours ability to ask questions."
Lara I. from Portland, OR
"Honestly I think this is the only occasion I can come back and tell my parents I had fun at school and actually learned!"
Don V. from Santa Clara, CA
"Fantastic learning experience! I would definitely encourage other women who are 'con the fence'd to go ahead and take the course."
Elizabeth M. from Seattle, WA
"The entire experience was excellent!"
Felipe B. from Sunnyvale, CA
"My experience here far exceeded my expectations. I accomplished everything I came to learn and more."
Christine Z. from San Jose, CA
"The class size was perfect, and all the instructors were personable, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic. A great learning environment!"
Kurt F. from Ballston Spa, NY
"The entire staff was GREAT! I learned a great deal at UBI."
Manuel C. from Polacca, AZ
"It was an enjoyable educational experience that was presented at the perfect pace and level."
Arne S. from Philomath, OR
"Even though I have built wheels for 25 years and thought I knew a lot, I was wrong. There were many things to learn and I thank you for the knowledge."
Frank C. from Babylon, NY
"I am so grateful for the opportunity. I am leaving inspired to help my job (youth development non-profit) succeed!"
Molli B. from Calgary, AB
"I believe UBI offers each and every individual a great opportunity to learn all there is to build a bike frame. Very well presented!"
Randy M. from Fairfax, VA
"The teachers were open, honest, down-to-earth. Never once did I feel put down, disengaged, discouraged. The learning process was free flowing and easy."
Johnny C. from New York, NY
"If you are thinking about UBI, do not hesitate. These guys are the real deal! I am a cynical New Yorker and UBI passes my test with flying colors. It has been awesome and a life changing experience for me."
Mike D. from NYC, NY
"The course offered more than I expected. The expertise of the instructors was very impressive and the facilities were well stocked, organized, and comprehensive with every tool on the planet within reach!"
Joseph G. from Pompton Lakes, NJ
"Learning to build wheels was especially cool but I enjoyed the whole course."
Kaitlin B. from Portland, OR
"The people here are professional, kind, and a great resource."
Brice T. from Sarasota, FL
"[I liked] learning all the time saving and effort saving techniques of professional mechanics and learning how complex the bicycle systems are."
Michael E. from McLean, VA