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Shoe Fitting

Old 12-27-19, 05:31 PM
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Shoe Fitting

I got a new pair of everyday Sidi shoes for Christmas. I have worn Sidi's before so had the size right. But they felt very uncomfortable. After considerable analysis, I decided to remove the cardboard inserts. I would suggest that others try this technique

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Old 12-28-19, 12:41 PM
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i did this as well. i shouldve opted for the non-cardboard version..
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The card board adds 2 mph.
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