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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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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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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 Cycles of Change, an Oakland-based […]

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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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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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The word “sustainability” is pretty popular these days, and with good reason. It’s important that we take care of the world and reduce the damage that’s inflicted on it. Sure, harm reduction on a global scale sounds daunting, but when you approach the problem on a personal level, it’s suddenly a lot easier. To help you work […]

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With two wheels and a little charge, our GenZe owners go on some incredible adventures! They cruise up mountains, ride down roads less traveled, and do it all without spending a penny on gas, and with a low carbon footprint! We love seeing photos of our customers having a blast on two wheels, so we thought, […]

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Scooters are great fun, and make so much sense as an inexpensive and smart way to cruise around town. But it’s good to get a handle on the rules of the road, both legal and social, before you get cruising. Know The Local Laws The first step to a safe electric scooter experience is making […]