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Going Clipless III: Stylish Shoes

Tweet We’ve talked about getting started with clipless pedals, we’ve talked about different pedal options, now it’s time to look at shoes. I’ve been riding with Sidi mountain bike shoes, and I’m quite happy with them thus far. They have a very stiff sole (ideal for power transfer to the pedal), a ratcheting system to [...]
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Going Clipless II: Platform/Clipless Combo

Tweet Last week I shared my experience with switching to clipless pedals. I’m still thoroughly enjoying that extra connection to the bike, the added control and efficiency. If you recall, I had chosen a pedal, the Crank Brothers Egg Beater, which uses a very minimal design. There’s really no pedal body, no platform for your [...]
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Going Clipless

Tweet I recently took the plunge into the world of clipless pedals, something I’ve been meaning to do for a while. I’ve been a long time cyclist but even for long distance rides, I had stuck to toe clips and straps. I’m strapped in right? That should be enough, right? I never thought the benefits [...]
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Clipless or Not? The Great Pedal Debate

Tweet There are a lot of different kinds of pedals out there in the bike world, but they fall roughly into two categories: clipless and not. Non-clipless pedals are probably what you think of when you think of a bicycle pedal – flat, made of plastic or metal, platform. Clipless pedals, on the other hand, [...]
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