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Offline driftlessregion

wide shoes
« on: January 04, 2007, 11:21:33 pm »
My podiatrist says that I need wider shoes. Anyone know which touring or mountain shoes are wide?


Offline bruno

wide shoes
« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2007, 09:59:21 am »
sidi dominator mtb shoes come in widths i think.


Offline wanderingwheel

wide shoes
« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2007, 01:26:48 pm »
Carnacs are often said to run wider than most other cycling shoes, even wider than other companies "wide".  How about using the Shimano SPD sandals?

Sean


Offline reflect.collect

wide shoes
« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2007, 07:13:28 pm »
Sidi offers both the Dominator ($300 MSRP) and Bullet ($150 MSRP) models in what they call their Mega sizing. Mega=Wide. They fit my feet wonderfully, size 13 wide.

Now on my second pair of Dominators in 8 years.  I still use the old ones, though the velcro straps have seen their better days.  I accidentally melted them having set them too close to a fire to dry on one particular cold winter night camping.

The only weakness would be the velcro straps. I'd love to see a shoe with multiple Ultra SL Buckles. My shoes are on and off a lot.  Over time the Velcro tends to lose its ability to hold.

This message was edited by reflect.collect on 1-5-07 @ 3:22 PM

Offline driftlessregion

wide shoes
« Reply #4 on: January 07, 2007, 12:32:40 am »
Thanks for the replies. I see that Lake shoes also have wide sizes. I have sandals and like them alot but want to have a choice and a warmer shoe at times too.