New Genesis Mobile

May 24th, 2011

A few weeks ago we took delivery of a shiny new  VW Transporter for use at shows and events and also to make it easier to get out and test bikes. Anyway at long last we've had the graphics done and they look fantastic. Chrome lettering with a different design on each of the two sides of the van. If you see us out and about then be sure to give us a wave or a beep of your horn..
"With only 3 weeks to go before I depart for Canada, I’m starting to lose sleep at night and gain some weight (the easy bit) as well as attempt to increase my training schedule (the hard bit).  The superb April weather has given way to more unsettled conditions but I’ve had some beautiful evening bike rides out on local trails around Strathspey and the Cairngorms (Phot..
With the Olympics hitting London in 2012 we thought it was just about the right time to start thinking about bringing a proper Track bike into the Genesis product range. So something alloy, something super stiff, with proven geometry and a simple but classical aesthetic that our Genesis customers look for. The prototyping started some time ago and we have recently received our first sam..
Fin is the Senior Graphic Designer at Madison and he's always helping me out with little Genesis tasks that I point his way. As well as being a top bloke he is also a super keen cyclist and is equally at home off road as he is mashing out some miles at Paris Roubaix or Flanders. Anyway sat around in my office was a 58cm prototype frame and fork of a future bike called the ‘Flyer C..

Spring time digging!

May 5th, 2011

Over the Easter break I headed back up North to my parents place for a week back in the sticks. I’m lucky as our family home literally sits right on the base of the escarpment of the Lincolnshire Wolds and backs straight onto a steep sided wood. It's a beautiful little patch of woodland that is entirely deciduous and over run with all sorts of wildlife, it holds a ..
Will Snow, a 40-year-old mountain bike leader, is undertaking the gruelling ‘Tour Divide’ mountain bike race this June on a Genesis IO ID. The 2,745-mile route down the Rockies from Canada to Mexico has a total ascent of 200,000 feet. A typical day will involve Will getting up at 5am, up to 16 hours in the saddle, navigating through remote country with over 100 mile intervals b..