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Italian shoe brand Gaerne makes quite a range of road cycling shoes. Founded in 1962, it’s the brand of choice for a lot of pros including André Greipel and many…

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Mavic Cosmic Ultimate shoes 10

The Mavic Cosmic Ultimate shoes which offer the ventilation and stiff sole that you'd expect from such a pricey pair of shoes, with wide fit available too.

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Fizik R1B

The Fizik R1B Uomo shoes are exquisite shoes that are light, stiff and comfortable. However they're eye-wateringly expensive and difficult to keep clean.

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northwave extreme shoes

The Northwave Extreme shoes are stiff, comfortable and well-ventilated shoes, but are let down by the in-house dials that are fiddly compared to Boas.

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DMT R1 shoes (1)

We've tested the DMT R1 shoes, the Italian brand's top road cycling shoes. They look distinctive but does their performance measure up against the competition?

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giro prolight slx II shoes road (3)

The Giro Prolight SLX II is a super light shoe but does being featherweight compromise performance? Here is our review.

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northwave evolution plus shoes

The Northwave Evolution Plus shoes take all the clever tech from Northwave's more expensive road shoes, and puts into a relatively more affordable package.

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sidi ergo 4 shoes

We review the Sidi Ergo 4 shoes, which have an impressive level of adjustability, but lose points for their weight, bulky look, and relatively high price.

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Bont Vaypor Sprint wide shoes (3)

The Bont Vaypor S are the Australian company’s latest top of the range shoes and are designed for both speed and comfort

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Fizik R3b road shoes (4)

Endorsements don’t come much better than breaking the Hour Record, which is exactly what Rohan Dennis did while wearing a pair of Fizik R3B shoes. They have other fans in the…

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Specialized Sub 6

Lace-up shoes are becoming more and more popular. The Specialized S-Works Sub 6 shoes are said to be light, stiff and aero

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Giro Empire SLX

The classic look of the Giro Empire SLX shoes certainly catch the eye, but is it a case of form over function?

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Specialized Audax Shoes

The Specialized Audax shoes are designed to be worn on long rides. We see whether they can last the distance

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Fizik has been broadening its range of cycling components and clothing over recent years and moved into selling cycling shoes in 2010. Last year it started to offer versions of…

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Giro Gauge Mountain Bike shoes

The Giro Gauge Mountain bike shoes may not have the glitz and glamour of the arguably more fashionable (and more expensive) Giro VR 90 shoes, but if you are into…

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Mavic Ksyrium Pro Thermo shoes

On paper, there should be a lot to like about the Mavic Ksyrium Pro Thermo shoes. Inspired by cross country skiing boots, the Gore-Tex outer is designed to be windproof,…

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giro empire vr90 shoes

If you’re serious about cyclocross, and want to add a bit of glamour to racing round a muddy field on a rainy Sunday morning, then the Giro Empire VR90 shoes…

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specialized s-works 6 road shoes

Low profile, light and extremely stiff, these S-Works shoes are a common site in the pro peloton, and you’ve only got to ride them to the end of your road…

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My first pair of road shoes were the black leather versions, with big holes enabling my regulation white socks to show through, all the rage in the mid-1980’s. they were…

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pearl izumi women's cycling shoes

As part of the P.R.O (Performance and Race Optimised) series, the Pearl Izumi Women’s Elite Road IV shoes sit at the top of the Pearl Izumi tree, having been designed…

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spiuk z16r

Also available in white or black, the Spiuk Z16R shoes are amongst the most comfortable shoes I’ve ever worn on a bike. They’re the perfect choice for when I’m heading…

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bontrager velocis shoes

Although you can spend a lot more than £169.99 on a pair of cycling shoes, but I’m not sure why you would when these brand new Bontrager Velocis shoes offer…

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Pearl Izumi Select Road III cycling shoes

With ‘1:1 Anatomic closing’ and a ‘Select 1:1 Power plate’, the Pearl Izumi Select Road IIIs are certainly laden with plenty of marketing spiel to raise both eyebrows and expectations.…

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Bont Riot cycling shoes

The Bont Riot is cheapest road shoe from the Australian comoany, yet for under £100 you still get distinctive styling, heat-mouldable technology, and a carbon sole. The Riot has a…

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