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Fluro Shoes Still Cool?

Old 05-19-15, 05:11 PM
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Fluro Shoes Still Cool?

Basically the title, I am 21 years old and starting to get into back into cycling after about a 7 year break. I know about 2 years ago companies started making fluro/high vis shoes. Are these still popular? I like the idea of the added visibility, but I don't want to look like a jack*** teen with bright colored shoes!
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Old 05-19-15, 05:23 PM
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Ride what makes you happy. Ignore what others think.
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Old 05-19-15, 05:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Elvo View Post
Ride what makes you happy. Ignore what others think.
Agreed.

To answer the qeustion, yes they are still popular. They are even popular in the pro peloton as noted in the Tour of California.
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Old 05-19-15, 06:03 PM
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IME, fashion statements that are as extreme as fluorescent shoes are mercifully brief.

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Old 05-19-15, 06:22 PM
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Originally Posted by IcySmooth52 View Post

Haha I found the same result when googling Fluro shoes
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Old 05-19-15, 06:25 PM
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But I thank you guys for your responses. I think I'll just end up getting something classic-white with reflective pans.
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Originally Posted by Elvo View Post
Ride what makes you happy. Ignore what others think.
What if what others think is what makes you happy?
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I agree, ride what you like.

As to your question, I think they are more "in fashion" now than ever.

Would I buy them? Nope. I'm way too "get off my lawn" for those colors!
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I have a pair of yellow Bont Vaypors that I like a lot. I think they're practical. Cool? I dunno. Prolly not.
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