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Shimano SH-R315 Shoe

I love these shoes. They are so light and so comfortable. Usually if you combine those two things, you are left with an under-performing shoe in terms of power transfer, but these shoes are super-stiff and all power goes straight to the pedals! There is also a non-slip thingy in the heel cup which really works well. I love doing these shoes up as tight as possible towards the end of a race, and they remain just as comfortable.

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I have the prior model year Shimano molded shoe. Best shoe EVER. Perfect fit, not a bit of discomfort on Tour de Tucson (111 mi) or Stagecoach (100 mile with 5000 feet of climbing). If I wear them out I will get another pair.