I'm a cross country guy, not a DH rider, but there are those times that I want a comfortable pair of shoes that ride right too. I bought these shoes, along with Crank Bro Mallet2 pedals - the shoe is perfect, fit exact true to size, very comfortable and seems very durable. I installed the Crank Bro cleat, and the cleat is below the surface of the sole. Meaning that these shoes put rubber on the ground, no cleat. Yet they still fit fine on the pedal when clipped in. I'll still use my race shoes and egg beaters for serious rides, but for the day to day, this is an awesome system. The velcro strap is nice, loosen for walking around, then an easy cinch strap for when you're clipped in and need power. Great shoe, great buy. Love it!
Ok, I'm a waffler. I have egg beaters, they're great. But I bought some cheap platforms for jibbing around town, and found it frustrating that I didn't have clips, or was having to wrench to different pedals. So I decided to try these Mallets - I just received them, great price, perfect condition, a day earlier than expected (which is the norm for HucknRoll orders, love you guys!) I paired them up with some new SixSixOne sneakers with the cleat, this is an AWESOME system. I'll still keep my egg beaters and race shoes for serious days, but now I can jib, run to the mailbox, tool around downtown - in street shoes, and still clip in for proper pedal power when it's time to get home. I've never been disappointed in Crank Brother products - I run cobalt wheels and their pedals too, and I can already see that this new pedal won't let me down. I've converted several Shimano users to Crank Bro - the clips are simpler, more rugged, and they work better - release right every time when they need to, and don't release when they shouldn't. Great product, great quality, great innovation, and for HucknRoll, great service. Buy these, you'll love them.
Well made, great jersey for the price. Fit is accurate, stitching is holding together great after multiple wear/washings.
I don't normally write reviews, but the reviews on this product helped me make my buying decision, so I want to participate. As earlier reviews suggest, this product runs a bit small - I wear size 36 pants, which is normally L, but I bought XL and they fit perfectly. The padding seemed a bit thicker than I am accustomed to, but once on the saddle, it feels right. I like the finish, lots of venting, LOTS of pockets, and all zippered for security. My first ride in these was an all day mountain ride in Flagstaff, AZ - they were cool and comfy, I really liked them. After wearing them several times now, they're my favorite shorts for weekend, all day outings.
Italian-made shoe with all the fit and features of the very expensive SIDI, at a fraction of the cost. I've worn these for a month, they're comfortable, secure and have shown zero wear problems. Sizing is true. The venting system is great. I highly recommend this product.
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