The OPIRG working group known as the Changing Gear Collective had a winter group bicycle ride downtown, the evening of January 28th, yes, in the middle of one of the Arctic blasts that had Hamilton in its icy grip. Yet, do these intrepid souls appear daunted? No!

If they are this happy on the coldest night of the year, of course you want to be a part of their goal to create “radical, anti-oppressive, and encouraging space free of sexism and patriarchy for womyn and trans folks who want to learn to fix bicycles and do it themselves.” Find them online at