Our Services

Ski Workshop

Winter is officially over at La Cordée. Our workshops are now running at full steam in bike mode.
Thank you for the beautiful season, the ski services will resume later this Fall!
Backcountry and telemark binding installation is offered year-round at La Cordée Boutique only.

Ski Services

Hot wax bases preparation $16.00
Fluorine hot wax base preparation $25.00
Hot wax thermal oven base preparation $50.00
Cross-country skis bindings installation $20.00
Alpine touring & telemark ski bindings installation $50.00
Climbing skins trimming $30.00
Ski poles adjustment and basket swap $12.00
Alpine touring & telemark ski boot thermal moulding $50.00
PIEPS update service $20.00
Hourly rate $50.00
50% REBATE on hot wax, or thermal oven bases preparation and climbing skins trimming with the purchase of at least 2 of the following items: skis, bindings or boots.
Thermal Moulding
FREE
With the purchase of alpine touring or telemark ski boots.
Binding installation
FREE*
With the purchase of at least 2 of the following items : skis, bindings or boots.
* In-store only , not available on web orders

We take care of your cross-country skis

This winter maximize your skiing and enjoyment on the tracks by taking advantage of preferential prices on our maintenance services for your cross-country skis.

THE CROSS-COUNTRY SKIER

$63 instead of $91

3 services :

  • 1 hot wax thermal oven preparation
  • 1 hot wax thermal oven preparation
  • 1 storage wax

THE TRAPPER

$100 instead of $141

5 services :

  • 1 hot wax thermal oven preparation
  • 3 fluorine hot wax base preparation
  • 1 storage wax
Cards available in-store only.

Bike Workshop

Whether it is for an annual tune-up or to solve all the big and small mechanical problems that can occur on a bike, our expert mechanics are there to help you in every one of our shops. Punctures, spoke replacement, derailleur adjustment, replacement of a used chain or cassette, complete cleaning, bearing lubrication or hydraulic brake bleeding are just a few of the interventions our technicians can perform on your bikes. Contact your workshop or visit us in store to find out more!

Bike workshop hourly rate : $60/hour

 
Bike Tune-up
 #1 Basic#2 Complete#3 Deluxe#4 Deluxe Mountain**5-Years free service
 

Rates for additional operations
$60
Regular price
$120
Half-price
$180
Labour included
$250
Labour included
Regular price
  Inspection of frame and components
Inspection of frame and components X X X X X
  Brake adjustment
Brake adjustment X X X X X
  Derailleur adjustment
Derailleur adjustment X X X X X
  Bolt and nut inspection and adjustment
Bolt and nut inspection and adjustment X X X X X
  Chain lubrication
Chain lubrication X X X X X
  Tire pressure check
Tire pressure check X X X X X
  Bearing adjustment (hubs, crankset, headset)
Bearing adjustment (hubs, crankset, headset) X X X X
  Bike cleaning (frame and fork)*
Bike cleaning (frame and fork)* X X X
  Derailleur hanger alignment
Derailleur hanger alignment X X X
  Transmission parts cleaning (crankset, chain, cassette, derailleurs)
Transmission parts cleaning (crankset, chain, cassette, derailleurs) X X X
  Hub adjustment and lubrication
Hub adjustment and lubrication X X
  Bottom bracket and headset adjustment and lubrication
Bottom bracket and headset adjustment and lubrication X X
  Wheel truing
Wheel truing X X
  Electronic transmission update
Electronic transmission update X X
  Suspension system disassembly
Suspension system disassembly X
  Pivot bearing change as needed (parts not included)
Pivot bearing change as needed (parts not included) X
  Suspension system reassembly and lubrication
Suspension system reassembly and lubrication X
  Bleeding of hydraulic brakes
Bleeding of hydraulic brakes X

*additional fees may apply
**for full-suspension bikes

5-Years free service

With the purchase of a new bike in one of our stores, you get 5 years of free servicing*. Bring your bike in once a year and get our team of dedicated specialists to give it some love!

Please note that this maintenance service does not apply to bicycles purchased at La Vie Sportive before April 18, 2018.


Custom Bike Fitting

Do you suffer from pain or discomfort when cycling? Our fitting experts are here to offer solutions to your problems in each of our stores.

The custom bike fitting includes:

  • A needs assessment interview with the cyclist;
  • Selection and adjustment of the appropriate saddle;
  • Adjustment the saddle height and setback;
  • Adjustment of the position and angle of the pedal cleats;
  • Selection and adjustment of the appropriate stem;
  • Selection and adjustment of handlebars of appropriate width and shape;
  • Positioning of the speed and brake levers;
  • Validation of the cyclist's position using postural angles;
  • Submission of a complete bike fitting report.

Make an appointment at your local store, or contact our experts for more information.

Outdoor Equipment Rental

Our rental services will be back for the 2019/2020 winter season.