Tag Archives: shoes

New shoes from Giro: The Republic

Giro says their new SPD compatible Republic shoes are “a new kind of shoe made for adventure and the streets, with a look and feel that’s great on the bike or walking into an office, whether you’re wearing street clothes or cycling apparel.”

Icebug running shoes – spiked shoes for winter running

Icebug running shoes from Sweden look like this from the side. (The women’s version, naturally, comes in pink.)

Convert any shoe into a cleated bike shoe

I ride in my fancy bike shoes a lot but I keep my eyes open for other cleated options. Retrofitz in Santa Cruz can provide those other options by converting any shoe into a clipless compatible shoe.

Shoe drying trick

I love Stuffits cedar stuffed shoe dryers, but sometimes I’m in a hurry and need to use a clothes dryer. Here’s a variation of a trick I learned from Noah in Kansas City several years ago.