Re: [CR] Shoes


Example: Production Builders:Cinelli

Date: Thu, 21 May 2009 08:52:06 -0400
From: <youngc@ptd.net>
To: John Autry <john@juanboy.com>
In-Reply-To: <4A153A9A.7080003@juanboy.com>
References: <4A153A9A.7080003@juanboy.com>
Cc: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR] Shoes


John asked:
> But, what are the Velcro closures like getting in and out of toe clips
> and straps? Any wisdom that could be shared would be most appreciated.

In a word, miserable. Find any real shoe shop with a cobbler (doesn't have to be an Italian) and they can cut the offending tabs and velcro patches off then punch and set grommets for shoelaces. While they have them, adding a leather heel for will make walking in them less unpleasant.

Charlie Young very fortunate to have Amish cobblers about in Honey Brook, PA