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Old 06-29-12, 05:48 PM
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Originally Posted by redcon1 View Post
All MTB-specific shoes have raised cleats molded into the sole for traction off the bike, and a recessed area for the SPD cleats to mount.
Don't buy road shoes, even if will accept a 2-hole SPD mounting.

Here is a pair of Diadora, I used a similar pair for a few years of MTB racing:
http://www.nashbar.com/bikes/Product...FYlk7AodD35VRw

I like those, I'll check them out!
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