Diadora Team Racer Shoes

Diadora Team Racer Shoes 

DESCRIPTION

Diadora Team Racer MTB Cycling Shoe is a high performance shoe mated to 2 velcro straps and an advanced ratchet system. Extremely stiff sole with nylon glass reinforcement maximizing power transfer when you need that last bit of energy for that steep clim

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[Dec 04, 2008]
Sapporo Tom
Cross Country Rider

Strength:

Gonna skip to the WEAKNESS since it way outweighs and nullifies any strengths

Weakness:

The stitching on the padding around the heel comes into direct contact rubbing your heel.

Went out on a nice wet ride to break these things in. My left heel in particular started hurting. Just had to grimace and ride back home. 2 weeks later Due to snow couldn't ride til yesterday, went out forgetting the heel pains. Only a quick pre-work hour ride but still post ride soreness. NOT why I buy a shoe. Hoping duck tape over the stiching might help but I usually reserve duck tape for keeping old things I like together not alliviating problems in bad designs.

Similar Products Used:

Diador Chili's maybe 6 or 7 years, thats why I ordered Diadora again, plus Nashbar and Performance way back when.

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
[Jun 03, 2008]
nick
Racer

Strength:

Good buckle and Velcro system. Uppers wore well. Sole also wore well.

Weakness:

Sole starting to split from upper. Narrow Toe.

Decent shoe. Good buckle and Velcro. Uppers wearing great considering many Eastern mud/rain races. Pretty comfortable once I got used to narrow (aerodynamic?)toe. Unfortunately the sole is splitting from upper after one year and couple thousand miles, not bad. Will be trying Sidi's next.

Similar Products Used:

Answer, Nike, Chuck Taylors

OVERALL
RATING
3
VALUE
RATING
3
[Jan 11, 2008]
CL
Weekend Warrior

Strength:

Great killer looking,
pretty light and stiff. Rachet system is neat.

Weakness:

Too narrow at toes, Not much tread on bottom

Too narrow for my regular feet that I have to sell it after one ride. size 42 equels to size 8, not 8.5 claimed. otherwise a great looking XC shoes with top-notch retention system.

Similar Products Used:

Shimano, Lake, Victorria

OVERALL
RATING
4
VALUE
RATING
4
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