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May is one of the best months of the year – the weather is warm, the days are long, and most importantly, it’s National Bike Month! As a company dedicated to the benefits of two-wheeled transportation, you’d better believe that we are beyond excited—-so much that we’ve put together a brief history of National Bike […]

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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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When we started putting together our March Ride It Forward Event, we knew that we wanted to donate the trade-in bikes to organizations that benefit the community. Choosing one in Portland was a no-brainer. With 20 years of giving people access to bikes, Community Cycling Center was the obvious choice. Beginning Change Community Cycling Center was formed […]

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With the days getting longer and the winter cold quickly vanishing, we’ve had bikes on the brain! Everyone knows that bikes are a great way to stay healthy and active, but we wanted to put together a list of other reasons why bikes, both standard and electric, are really the best! Read on and get […]

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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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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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The dictionary defines gratitude as: the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. In what it often perceived as a dog-eat-dog world, experiencing thankfulness and showing kindness are powerful ways to counteract this cold concept. We here at GenZe are so into having gratitude be part of our daily […]

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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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Farmers markets are one of the best parts of living in the Bay Area! Every weekend there are tons of outdoor markets where you can get locally grown, sustainable fresh food and flowers. In a world where food production is becoming increasingly anonymous, farmers markets are a great place to meet the people who grow your food […]