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by jimmy M
10 Dec 2013, 12:07pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cleats - whats that about then?
Replies: 148
Views: 6178

Re: Cleats - whats that about then?

This thread has been really useful. After 40-odd years of casual cycling with nothing but flat pedals, I am intending to try some multi-day touring next year and have been wondering about cleats. I've now decided to take the plunge and get some single sided Shimanos. This thread helped the decision...
by jimmy M
7 Dec 2013, 10:45pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Cleats - whats that about then?
Replies: 148
Views: 6178

Cleats - whats that about then?

I'm a keen returning cyclist. I have a hard tail mountain bike that i use for a 6 mile each way commute and regularly knock out 15 milers around the village lanes. Anyhow my question is what are cleats about and what are the advantages in using them? I have toe clips on my bike. If i were to change ...