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Bike Shoes

Postby TZ2102 » Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:05 pm

Just bought some shimano r087 shoes off ebay. didnt realise they were a wide fit...but they don't seem that wide and fit ok I guess.

how much room should their be?
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Re: Bike Shoes

Postby Johndec » Tue Oct 23, 2012 4:31 pm

How much room? They should feel firmish without squeezing your feet or toes. My first bike shoes were Shimano wide as the standard width felt a bit tight. If it helps, I've now got some Northwave shoes and the standard width feels the same as Shimano's wide fit.
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Re: Bike Shoes

Postby il padrone » Wed Oct 24, 2012 10:03 pm

Shimano's standard shoe size is a pretty narrow fit. Suits me just fine :wink:

Canondale and Specialized seem to do wider shoe sizes that I'd be swimming in.
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