Best triathlon shoes of 2024: ridden and rated

The best triathlon shoes will speed you through transition and ensure that you are comfortable and efficient on the bike

Triathlon riders need fast, efficient footwear
Triathlon riders need fast, efficient footwear
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Whereas road cycling shoes have a fairly simple job to do - transfer power as efficiently as possible whilst also being comfortable, triathlon shoes throw a couple of other requirements into the mix too.

Kristin Jenny
Freelance Contributor

Kristin Jenny is an elite triathlete based near Boulder, Colorado. Although most of her time is spent in aerobars somewhere in the mountains, she finds time to enjoy eating decadent desserts, hiking with her husband and dog, and a good true crime podcast.