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The Bay Area is an amazing place to live, work, and play – especially on bikes! With many worthy and wonderful bicycle-focused community organizations, choosing the Bay Area recipient for our donated Ride It Forward bikes seemed daunting. But once we heard about Oakland’s Cycles of Change, and their 19 years of providing the community […]

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There are a ton of reasons to love our e-Scooters – they’re fun, cut out gas costs, allow you to breeze through traffic, and are the ultimate parking hack! But just because they are compact and able to fit into all sorts of parking situations doesn’t mean that it’s always smiled upon. We thought it would […]

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At GenZe, we believe that life is better on two wheels. To celebrate this, we’re excited to announce our Ride It Forward Event. Now through March 31, trade in your bike (in any condition) for $400 off the purchase of a new GenZe e-bike! We will be giving all trade-ins to the local non-profit Community […]

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When we created our e-bikes, we wanted to make them functional, fun, and a tool to help people commute and run their errands. We also wanted to empower people to go on adventures they might not otherwise be able to access. Our Oakland rider Jennifer perfectly melds the practical use with an explorer’s spirit. We sat down and chatted with her about […]

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And what’s not to love about Los Angeles – there’s body building Venice Beach, star spangled Hollywood, the incredibly arty Downtown area, and those are only just a few reasons to fall in love with this Southern Californian city. But if you ride a GenZe e-scooter, there are even more reasons to fall in love […]

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It has been about ten months since the Telegraph Bikeway first opened and data is just being released on how it’s introduction is affecting the surrounding community. We thought that this was a great time to revisit this project, and look at how other cities are changing the shape of bicycle transportation through the implementation […]

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Brady and Christiana of Woodside, California are the very first owners of the GenZe e-scooter and the first members of the GenZe Thousand Mile Club. With those kind of credentials, it was only natural that they became the first people to be interviewed for our ongoing customer blog series. We got Brady on the phone and […]

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Biking is the greatest – after all, it’s fun, transportation, and exercise all rolled into one. Your bike can take you all sorts of places, and living in a city, it is one of the most practical ways to get from Point A to Point B quickly, without having to worry about parking. City cycling can […]

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As a scooter rider, you have to face the prospect of riding on a wet day. Hitting the road when it’s damp and gray might seem a little daunting at first, but it’s really not bad. We’ve put together a list of tips to help you cruise through soggy season safely and in style! Wear […]

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Sure, resolutions can feel like a chore, but they can be awesome investments in making the next 365 days more rewarding. Not too bad, right? To help you down the daunting path of setting your own 2017 goals, we have put together a list of awesome, and easy, resolutions to put into action this year. Invest […]

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New Year’s Eve is just around the corner and everyone wants to ring it in right! It can feel like a lot of pressure, but fear not! We here at GenZe want you have a safe and fun time, so we have put together this list of tips to help you make sure your NYE is awesome! […]

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With the holidays just around the corner, the pressure to find the perfect gift for the people in your life is real. Your techie brother, your outdoorsy aunt, your fashionable friend, your sensible parents – how can you possibly find something for everyone? Fear not! We have put together a list of our favorite gifts […]

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If you’ve never been to Alameda, you are in for a real treat! Just close your eyes and image a picturesque slice of Americana culture – classic cars, cute diners, art deco movie theaters, and picket fences. There is no way around it, Alameda is precious, and a great place to explore. So, charge up […]

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My favorite part of working at GenZe is spending time with our customers; they’re funny, have cool hobbies, and are all-around awesome people. Which is why I was so excited to join our local dealer, The San Francisco Scooter Centre, as they hosted the first ever GenZe 2.0 Customer Appreciation Ride last weekend. After all, everything is […]

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With such a rich and wild history, it’s no surprise that the Bay Area has its share of ghost stories. And since Halloween is right around the corner, we thought we’d hop on our 2.0s and scare up a list of East Bay spots with spooky histories. We hope that they get you into the holiday spirit. Visit if you […]