Bike shoes

Triathlon bike shoes: 6 of the best reviewed

As well as a good fit and a stiff sole, triathletes also need bike shoes that are easy to get on and off in a hurry. Jack Sexty tests 6 of the best tri bike shoes to see which ones tick all the boxes
02 September 2019 at 13:00

Triathlon bike shoes: How should they fit?

Wondering if tri bike shoes should fit differently to a regular cycling shoe? Nik Cook explains the differences
24 April 2019 at 15:13

What's the difference between road bike shoes and tri bike shoes?

With super-stiff soles, cleat systems and snug uppers, bike shoes are built for speed and comfort. Their triathlon-specific cousins offer all this and more, with a range of purpose-built features to aid speedy transitions and comfort into the run. Here, Janine Doggett looks at the key features of triathlon cycling shoes, and how they differ to road bike shoes.
15 November 2018 at 13:52

How to choose triathlon bike shoes

Bike shoes are imperative for maximising power-transfer gains in a race, and a tri-specific pair will offer even more benefits. Here’s what to look for in a good pair of triathlon-specific bike shoes…
09 August 2018 at 09:26

Bont Riot TR+ triathlon bike shoes review

Will the oven-friendly Riots set a new standard for tri shoes? Jack Sexty puts them to the test
23 July 2018 at 14:42

What to look for in a pair of road bike shoes

We explain what to look for when choosing a pair of road bike shoes
04 January 2018 at 10:34

How to fit new cleats onto your bike shoes

Nik Cook explains the best way of fitting new cleats onto your bike shoes
16 August 2017 at 11:01

Planet X TRX Triathlon Shoes review

Attractively priced, but can they tick the boxes come race day?
07 July 2015 at 09:00

Vittoria V-Flash Fluro bike shoes review

Vittoria V-Flash Fluro bike shoes tested and rated by our expert reviewer
24 February 2015 at 11:27

Gaerne Carbon G.Stilo bike shoes review

Gaerne Carbon G.Stilo bike shoes tested and rated by our expert reviewer
28 January 2015 at 09:45

Shimano R260 bike shoes review

Shimano R260 bike shoes tested and rated by our expert reviewer
26 January 2015 at 14:01

Bontrager XXX LE bike shoes review

Bontrager XXX LE tested and rated by our expert reviewer
14 January 2015 at 14:04

Giro Prolight SLX II bike shoes review

Giro Prolight SLX II bike shoes tested and rated by our expert reviewer
09 January 2015 at 10:34

Best tri bike shoes 2014

Four of the best tri bike shoes of 2014, tested and rated by our expert reviewer
04 December 2014 at 15:41

Spiuk Sector bike shoes review

Good pair of entry-level bike shoes with a few nice touches
10 September 2014 at 16:23  (1)

Review: Pearl Izumi Try Fly IV Carbon tri-bike shoes

Great value, extremely comfortable and friendly for long-course feet
15 August 2014 at 11:30

Review: Northwave Extreme Triathlon bike shoes

Lightweight, stiff, comfortable and loaded with tri-friendly features
31 July 2014 at 11:34

Review: Shimano TR60 SPD-SL triathlon bike shoes

Excellent tri-specific performers for both the bike leg and transition, with super-soft inners for sock-free riding and a wide gap for easy T1 foot entry
03 July 2014 at 09:38

Review: Gaerne Kona Tri bike shoes

Affordable Italian tri-specific shoe with a (partly) race-winning pedigree
17 April 2014 at 14:55

Scott Road Premium bike shoes

Superbly comfortable and adjustable, top-end road shoes
20 February 2014 at 14:27