View Poll Results: Do you have SPD pedals on your road bike?

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  • Yes.. and I won't go back

    30 65.22%
  • No.. that's blasphemy

    14 30.43%
  • Neither... I still love my toe-clips

    2 4.35%
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Ross View Post
    So you don't want to be able to walk when you're off your road bike?!?!
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    Yep. Over the years I've gotten better at getting into them in traffic than toe clips.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BCSaltchucker View Post
    ah yes the roadie shoe hobble. I do it every cafe I stop at. Registered with the ministry of silly walks.
    Ok, now that is funny!

    i will mount SPDs today because my winter boots use them. My religious fervor has waned over the years.

    FWIW, I know for certain I use as much of the pedaling circle as I can. Probably not all the time, but I work on it when riding tempo. I’m not gifted nough to race, but I practice making circles, keeping a quiet upper body, maintaining my line and many other racerly things. You may call me Fred.

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    I've used SPD pedals and wore mountain bike shoes on my road bike. It was nice to be able to walk like a normal human being while off the bike.

    I have since moved to Speedplay pedals with the cleat covers on my shoes though.

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