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Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

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Old 09-29-11, 12:26 PM   #1
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Where can I find a decent selection of big shoes (size 15 / 50)

I'd like to give clipless a try, but I haven't found any LBS's that have my size. My feet are actually 14.5, which equates to a 49 in cycling shoes - but 49 seems to be just a bit too small from the ones I've tried on (Pearl Izumi). I've been looking on Amazon.com, but haven't found many to choose from. I'm not looking for a road shoe, or a MTB shoe. I'm looking for something that looks more like a tennis shoe (like the Shimano MT33L - but preferably with velcro). I don't really want to spend more than about $100 on the shoes.

Can anyone point me in the right direction?
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I have a pair of these in size 15. I like em.

http://www.nashbar.com/bikes/Product...0_10000_202526
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I have a pair of these in size 15. I like em.

http://www.nashbar.com/bikes/Product...0_10000_202526
Yeah, that's one that I keep running across, but for some reason have been hesitating buying them. Oddly enough, an employee at the Pearl Izumi factory outlet actually recommended these. Looks like they have my size in stock on Amazon, too. I'll probably just have to pick up a pair and hope they fit correctly. Now I've just got to figure out which pedals to get......

Thanks for your feedback.
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