Our Top Choice
Five Ten Freerider Contact Cycling Shoes
Five Ten is appropriately dubbed the “Brand of The Brave” because their shoes, like the Freerider Contact, are built for people who want to explore and excel in comfort and style.
Comfortable. Durable. Stiff sole. Perfect for all-day riding. Stylish. Good traction. Lightweight. Extra protection for your toes.
Not great for extremely wet surfaces, but amazing otherwise.
Mountain Biking Shoes
Flat Pedal Compatible
Louis Garneau Multi Air Flex Cycling Shoes
Louis Garneau was created by a cyclist who knows what cyclists need. It’s why their footwear like the Women’s Multi Air Flex work so well, because they were made for performance.
Great value for money. Increased pedaling power. Water-resistant. Breathable material. Great for all day riding. Versatile. Great fit. Secure enclosure.
Some users report a misfit, though it is often a mix-up that’s easily fixed.
Versatile Cycling Shoes
Ventilated EVA insole
SPD cleats Compatible
Vittoria Ikon Cycling Shoes
Vittoria is an Italian company that understands the importance of blending style with comfort and performance, and they show that with the Ikon Road Racing Shoes
Stiff-soled for great power transfer. Very comfortable with breathable material. Lightweight. Secure. Innovative design.
Lining on inside may not be glued well.
Vittoria SSP Micrometrics closure
Performance Moldable Insole
Three-bolt Cleats Compatible
Shimano RP3 Road Cycling Shoes
Shimano has been manufacturing cycling shoes for over 20 years, and during that time, they’ve grown and produced on great shoe after the next. One such model is the RP3 road shoe.
Comfortable. Secure fit. Perfect for entry-level cyclists. Efficient. Affordable. Reduced tension. Lightweight design.
Limited color options, but the choices available are classic.
Two hook & Loop Straps
Adaptable Cup Insole
SPD & SPD-L Cleats Compatible
Giro Rumble VR Mountain Bike Shoes
With over 30 years in the industry, Giro is a top brand when it comes to sportswear for cyclists. Their Rumble VR Mountain Biking Shoes offer good function for a great price.
Great support. Stellar traction for both biking and walking. Stylish look. Affordable price. Water-resistant and breathable. Comfortable and fits great.
Not very stiff or firm.
Mountain Biking Shoes
SPD Cleats Compatible