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Old 08-08-06, 12:52 PM   #1
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Strange but true

As I was out riding and enjoying the warm but less humid weather today, I seen this fellow pedaling his bike with the heels of his feet!??
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Old 08-08-06, 01:04 PM   #2
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That is strange...

I ride with my feet too far forward, but even at that, I ride with my arch (well, where my arch should be) over the pedal. I have never seen anyone pedal with their heels.

I have seen people say to pedal with your heels to determine if your seat height is correct, but that would be done before the rider hits the road.
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Old 08-09-06, 11:23 PM   #3
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Crikey, I see that almost every time I'm out riding! There's always a guy with his seat all the way down to the seat tube, his knees hitting his chest, his heels over the pedal spindle, and his toes pointing out at a 45 degree angle. What's worse, about half of them ride past me like I'm standing still.

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Old 08-10-06, 12:00 AM   #4
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There'll be heel to paydal using that technique.
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Old 08-10-06, 01:12 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by scottogo
There'll be heel to paydal using that technique.
Guys like you make guys like me upchuck lunch from last week. Get an act, pal!!!
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