By Coach Fred Matheny HOT! Lightweight No bells or whistles Six degrees of float Confident engagement and release Lance uses them! NOT! Cleat wear is suspect Relatively stiff release tension Pricey -- you'llneed Lance's salary to buy "em www.shimano.com Price: $210 Weight: 330 g (including cleats at 60 g per pair) … [Read more...] about Shimano Dura-Ace PD-7750 Pedals
3-Hole Pedal System
By John Marsh, Editor & Publisher HOT! Lightweight, durable materials cut rotating weight Walkable 3-hole cleat system Compatible (and tested) with Look cleats Wide, stable platform for good power transfer Tension easily adjustable across range of settings Cam-style entry and locking system smooth and fluid NOT! Smaller … [Read more...] about Sampson Stratics Carbon/Cro-Mo Pedals
Question: Where should the big toe joint be relative to the middle of the cleat? Should I position my foot so the pedal axle is below the bulge of the joint or just behind it? -- Ashley B. Coach Fred Matheny Replies: The pedal axle should be directly under the ball of your foot or slightly behind it. For most people, this corresponds to a position about a … [Read more...] about Where Should Cleats Be Located?
By Laurel-Lea Shannon HOT! Light -- 9.7 ounces (275g) Adjustable instep strap Well-ventilated Great power transfer 60-day fit guarantee NOT! Adjustable instep strap can be difficult to snap into place Pearl iZUMi Cost: $270 Available: online and in retail stores How obtained: review sample … [Read more...] about Pearl iZumi P.R.O. Leader Road Cycling Shoes