When it comes to highlighting the climate emergency, our friend Joffrey Maluski could have chosen to superglue himself to a busy road… but instead, he had the infinitely more sensible idea of building a raft out of 600 plastic bottles. He then grabbed his Genesis Vagabond and towed the raft from Biarritz to Tarbes, with the idea of launching the vessel along the Adour river and paddling the route back to Anglet.This route traced the waste c
A ride of 750km to take in 27 cols and every iconic Pyrenees climb on a coast-to-coast route – that sounds like a recipe for adventure to us! It’s exactly the trip that Aaron and the British Adventure Collective crew were inspired to take on earlier this year. Aboard an assortment of Datums and Croix de Fers, the quartet set off from the sea near Biarritz, with seven days of riding in store before reaching the coast just outside of Perpignan. We join Aaron as he recollects a particularly steep slope in the Basque Country, where he picks up the story of his adventure.
BikeRadar have awarded the Genesis Tour de Fer 30 a rare five-star review, labelling it as the utilitarian dream – and who are we to argue?! Our ultimate long distance touring bike built to take on crossing countries and continents won praise for its specification and ride quality.
For Explore Series 002 Adam Blythe and Monica Dew head to the gravel-riding Mecca Aberfoyle. Affectionately known as Gravelfoyle, they set off on a two-day adventure on board the Genesis Fugio and Croix de Fer, finishing their journey at a distillery.Want more? Check out Explore Series 001: Lake District.
The BikeRadar Gravel Diaries trio are back - and this time they are taking on 200km of the UK's best gravel riding at the 2021 Dirty Reiver. Riding on board the Fugio 30 and the Croix de Fer 50, Felix Smith, Robyn Furtado and Jack Luke enjoy one of Britain's biggest gravel events, pedalling through the best doubletrack that Kielder Forest has to offer. Sit back, grab a brew or a beer and enjoy their story of fun and a little bit of pain in the latest episode.
With our first E-bikes now in the wild, we thought it was time we gave an in depth look at the new Genesis Smithfield and Columbia Road models. You may recognise the classic styling from the original namesakes but with the addition of Shimano’s exceptional STEPS motors, these are an entirely new proposition. Designed by our experienced team here in Britain, we’ve kept cues that made the Smithfield and Columbia Road such great bikes to look at.
Three riders, two Fugios and one Croix de Fer - the perfect recipie for the latest edition of BikeRadar Diaries as the crew take on the fun-fest that is Grinduro! Sit back and enjoy the always entertaining trio as they bring you their always original view from the trail...
When it comes to finding the ultimate gravel riding location, Genesis ambassador Kerry MacPhee is pretty confident she has it down! Cycling Weekly put Kerry's claims to the test and made the trip up to Scotland to find out if the legendary Gravelfoyle could live up to it's name...
Cyclist magazine have praised the Genesis Fugio 30, handing down a 4.5-star review and enjoying their ride on our flagship gravel bike. Naturally, they had to comment on the colour as well – especially when the Fugio looks this good! Their verdict?