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Old 03-14-07, 03:20 PM   #1
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Advice on soft grey shoes?

I seem to have most everything that I need for acceptance into this fourm except for that last important item. Yes, the soft grey shoes to wear on Sunday after my ride.

Now I don't mean to be fussy, but I want soft grey shoes that would work for everything, not just for a high performance Sunday, but a lazy Sunday, a rainy Sunday, just about any Sunday. I should be able to recover from a ride on my MTB or my road bike in these shoes. I would like for these shoes to make me feel..........well..........chirpy.
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Maddmaxx looking for comfy shoes? That's just not right. If you want comfy shoes you're going to have to change your screen name.

A REAL Maddmax would just supreglue the cleats to his bare feet.

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Bowling shoes and classic cycling knickers will keep you comfy and make you the talk of the town.
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Old 03-14-07, 04:35 PM   #5
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Maddmaxx looking for comfy shoes? That's just not right. If you want comfy shoes you're going to have to change your screen name.
Oh my, I wouldn't have to use toecutter just to get comfortable shoes would I?

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Most comfortable after-ride shoes I know of.
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I couldn't decide which pair was more comfortable so I just wore once of each

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I seem to have most everything that I need for acceptance into this fourm except for that last important item. Yes, the soft grey shoes to wear on Sunday after my ride.

Now I don't mean to be fussy, but I want soft grey shoes that would work for everything, not just for a high performance Sunday, but a lazy Sunday, a rainy Sunday, just about any Sunday. I should be able to recover from a ride on my MTB or my road bike in these shoes. I would like for these shoes to make me feel..........well..........chirpy.
I believe my avatar is your answer. They work for a high performance Sunday, a lazy Sunday, a rainy Sunday, and just about any Sunday. When I wear mine I feel, well, chirpy. You can get 'em in grey, black, white, red, or green.

Converse All Stars. That's the ticket!

PS: Got my contest prize in today's mail! Can't thank you enough!!!
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I couldn't decide which pair was more comfortable so I just wore once of each

My first attempt at an attachment - hope it works
And guess what folks...she has another pair just like 'em!
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I believe my avatar is your answer. They work for a high performance Sunday, a lazy Sunday, a rainy Sunday, and just about any Sunday. When I wear mine I feel, well, chirpy. You can get 'em in grey, black, white, red, or green.

Converse All Stars. That's the ticket!

PS: Got my contest prize in today's mail! Can't thank you enough!!!
Good, enjoy the bar ends.
And for all of the rest of you who did not enter the unannounced contest....The next time that I have one I will let you know when its over and I will award the prize to its winner.
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All I want to know is how do I get rid of the soft grey feet after a wet and cold ride.

About Those Crocs as posted by Bluesdawg. I just about live in mine. Just wish they did a steel toecapped version for work.
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Is your quest for soft/light/pale grey colored shoes....or soft shoes that are colored grey.......or suitable/intended for tapdancing??
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Is your quest for soft/light/pale grey colored shoes....or soft shoes that are colored grey.......or suitable/intended for tapdancing??
Just soft grey shoes suitable for a 50+ to wear on Sunday. Perhaps to wear when I am recovering from a ride. I can listen to music then... almost anything...well anything but Bethoven.
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Just soft grey shoes suitable for a 50+ to wear on Sunday. Perhaps to wear when I am recovering from a ride. I can listen to music then... almost anything...well anything but Bethoven.
Try Beethoven instead. Sunday afternoon after a ride- That is boot time at this time of year. Either washing down the bikes or digging the veggie patch.
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How 'bout a pair of good old Hush Puppies?

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Hush puppies I've got. Thats probably the answer for me.
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Those Hush Puppies look so comfortable that my feet feel better just from having looked at DG's pic.
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Is that your new helmet Tom. I'll bet its great going downwind.

Its supposed to be cooling holes in the helmet, wings on the shoes.

Of course if your trying to destroy the Earth then its appropriate.
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The helmet is all powerful.

Speak ill of the winged helmet at your own peril.
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Speak ill of the winged helmet at your own peril.
It really NEEDS a propeller..........maybe a 3 blade.
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I seem to have most everything that I need for acceptance into this fourm except for that last important item. Yes, the soft grey shoes to wear on Sunday after my ride.

Now I don't mean to be fussy, but I want soft grey shoes that would work for everything, not just for a high performance Sunday, but a lazy Sunday, a rainy Sunday, just about any Sunday. I should be able to recover from a ride on my MTB or my road bike in these shoes. I would like for these shoes to make me feel..........well..........chirpy.
So, ddxx, what did you finally decide?
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