Cycling shoes add comfort, safety and efficiency to the riding experience. Two main types of cycling shoes are available, depending on the style of cycling you prefer: road-cycling shoes and mountain-biking shoes. Cycling shoes are designed for a specific purpose with the features that provides the required functional design and effective execution of power from the pedal stroke to the bike.
Road or Mountain Shoes? It's the Pedal.
The distinction between what has become known as road cycling shoes and mountain bike shoes is more of a debate or distinction between pedal types. The main distinction being 2-hole Shimano SPD or 3-hole Shimano SPD SL types. If you need more on this checkout some of the information at each of the following sites:
Most road shoe cleats attach with three screws into the shoes sole whether the cleat directly (Look, Shimano) or with a base plate (Speedplay). Check the pedal options for road and moutain @ Livermore Cyclery.
Here are few of our faves from the cycling shoe category – yes we love a good piece of cycling footwear @ Livermore Cyclery!
Bontrager cycling shoes are designed to propel you forward on the pavement and take you down the most technical trails with confidence. High-performance outsoles provide superior energy transfer and efficiency, while their inForm patterned uppers that provide a fine-tuned fit for every foot.
Specialized shoes are an excellent shoe for road and mountain cycling. Whether you want to explore remote trails or sprint against your friends on the road, we have the cycling shoes that'll take your ride experience to new heights of comfort, efficiency, and durability. Current Specialized Shoe Deals
Sidi cycling shoes offer the unique sophisticated Italian label and design that has been well kown and admired for decades in the cycling footwear realm.