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Old 09-06-15, 11:49 AM
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Are you riding with clips & straps? As far as casual shoes, those do look like they might work. Most tennis shoes are too wide to fit on a quill pedal with a pointed edge on the pedal cage. Personally, I like having some ridges in the sole to prevent the shoe from slipping out. If using clips & straps, I might be concerned that the leather, esp. at the front of the shoe, will get beat up quickly from scraping on the inside of the clips. I like having a little extra reinforcement at the edge and where the straps cross the foot. On the plus side, the velcro strap on these shoes does look low-profile enough that it may not interfere with the clips & straps, a common problem trying to use many modern cycling shoes with clips/straps. The price is right, so may be worth a shot.
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