Quick Poll - heels or not?


I muni, which is prolly one of the reasons why I prefer a heel… keep my feet where I need them :wink:

flat. vans.

flat --chirokid–



10 eyed Codura S.W.A.T boot for MUni here…

Re: Quick Poll - heels or not?

On Fri, 30 Jul 2004 01:15:35 GMT, “Canadave” wrote:

>That would be shoes with heels or flat soles?

For MUni, work shoes (low) with steel toes and a low heel. The heel
gives me a reference point for foot positioning, and helps prevent the
foot slip off the front when cranking up a steep grade and exerting
forward force at the top of the stroke, in an effort to pedal in a

For freestyle and distance riding I use the same shoes but have the
pedal further to the front so the shoes could as well have flat soles.

Klaas Bil - Newsgroup Addict

I like the idea of not having to balance when out on a ride - joe