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Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) Looking to lose that spare tire? Ideal weight 200+? Frustrated being a large cyclist in a sport geared for the ultra-light? Learn about the bikes and parts that can take the abuse of a heavier cyclist, how to keep your body going while losing the weight, and get support from others who've been successful.

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Old 11-15-08, 01:37 PM   #1
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agony of de feet

well i think i want to go clip-less and I'm a clyde everything about me is big including my feet (pls refrain from any correlation jokes to other parts of anatomy.) the thing is i am having trouble finding shoes. i wear a size 15-16 depending on the company. i am on a budget as i am a working dad with two young rippers to be (2 and a half, and 5 months) pls direct me to a affordable shoe that will suit my mountain and road needs.
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Old 11-15-08, 01:59 PM   #2
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I ran into the same sort of issue. I have 5E wide paddles and I am having a terrible time finding anything below $150-200 in a shoe. I decided until I get a true road bike I'll use platform pedals unless Someone knows of a shoe in the sub $100 range that will work. I keep watching flea-bay and craigslist as well as the specials hoping to find a pair of Sidi megas heavily discounted. I would love to hear some replies to this subject. Good luck on your search Jollygreen.
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