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Our customers never cease to amaze us – they’re innovative, smart, and lead very interesting lives. Oakland e-Scooter owner Amy fits the bill perfectly. She’s an artist, an environmentalist, and the owner of a custom wallpaper business. We met with her to discuss life-hacking, adventure rides, and how to be a scooter boss. What made you […]

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Close your eyes and imagine — your city streets, free of cars, and teeming with people on bikes. Sounds like a dream? Well, this dream is quickly coming a reality in many cities who are adopting bike days. We’ve put together a list American cities that are taking this fantastic idea and running with it! CicLAvia […]

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For the past 2 months, GenZe has collected used bikes as part of a Ride It Forward trade-in promotion. This week, the company donated dozens of these bikes to Oakland non-profit, Cycles of Change. The donation couldn’t have come at a better time. San Saephan, from Cycles of Change, said that the non-profit was thrilled, […]

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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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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 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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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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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 […]