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Old 04-30-14, 04:23 PM   #1
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What shoes you use when Cycling?

What shoes you use when Cycling?
I use my standard issued "bob barkers"



They work good. You can bend your toes and they bend with them..
You can feel the pedal..
I like to know i have good pedal contact..
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If I'm going any distance, I like to use a stiff-soled bike shoe. Since it's still chilly around here, I'm using my fleece-lined winter shoes:

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Specialized something-or-other road bike shoes.
Prior to using cycling shoes, I had some shoes from REI that had fairly stiff soles and worked better than sneakers.
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them shoes don't look too comfortable
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It depends on what I am riding.

I usually live in Merrell barefoot shoes and these work with flat pedals while I also have most of my day to day rides equipped with 50/50 flat / spd pedals and have several pairs of mtb / touring shoes to wear with them that are also comfortable off the bike and pass as running shoes.

My mountain bike has eggbeaters and a pair of dedicated Adidas mtb shoes (stiffer) as does my road bike that uses Look pedals and cleats with another pair of Adidas racing shoes.
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What shoes you use when Cycling?
I use my standard issued "bob barkers"
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Birkenstocks most of the time.
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For my road bike I have a pair of Chain and a vintage pair of aviva. I also like to ride my rat traps pedals with a pair of all leather nikes.
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Specialized S-Works on my road bike
Giro Privateer on my CX bike
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Plain old Keen Sandals
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Sandals or running shoes. Army boots in the winter.
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The last few years I have been wearing steel toed shoes. They come in real handy just about anywhere.
Steel is real. ha
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Whatever is on my feet... I try to stay away from barefoot riding and open toes.

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Barefoot riding with freeride pedals would be very painful....
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Lake Mountain Bike Shoes.

Shoes that don't bend ... they've got stiff soles so that my feet don't hurt while riding.
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I have a pair of Lake Trekking shoes (they came in the wide width I need) with cleats for my Crank Bros Candy pedals. I use them after I have enough miles to feel stable clipping in.

Since I haven't ridden significant mileage for a few years, I am currently wearing my Columbia hiking boots on cool days, and Reebok walking shoes otherwise. These are the shoes I wear all day, so basically if I don't clip in, I ride with whatever I am wearing that day.
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For my two fastest road/race bikes: 80's Diadora leather velcro-closure shoes, comfortable but stiff with SPD-SL; neoprene booties for winter

For touring/utility/fixed/mountain: Shimano lace up MTB shoes with SPD; neoprene booties for winter

For fixed/utility/touring/mountain: Lake sandals with SPD, the closed toe cap ones. They're pretty comfortable and fit the foot surprisingly well.

I only ride clipless. If I'm riding to a "walking around" destination, then I throw appropriate shoes into my pannier, trunk bag, or backpack.
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I have Keen Austin and Keen Commuter II shoes for riding clipped in.

For platform pedals, my favorite is my Teva Roller Mesh shoes

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Thats cool shoes
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Birkenstocks most of the time.

oh no..... please tell me you're not one of those peoples who sits out in front of the coffee house at the little tables drinking a coffee while reading Bob Marley's autobiography... And smoking a herbal cigarette? wearing clothes may out of nothing but natural hemp fiber?

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oh no..... please tell me you're not one of those guys ...
I'm pretty sure she is not "one of those guys".
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