Shimano R087 shoes review

Shimano R087 cycling shoes hitting the shops at £85

Cycling Weekly Verdict

Great for new riders looking for long-term comfort. Racers, however, look away now

Reasons to buy
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    Comfortable

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    Well vented

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Reasons to avoid
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    Lots of Flex

Considered to be an entry-level shoe, the R087s look a lot more expensive.

The all-white design is very smart, and is based closely on Shimano’s more expensive models.

Comfort is excellent, and with good vents, riding in warm summer conditions was a breeze too. The downside to maximum comfort though is a good deal of flexibility.

But at this price, they’ll do for the summer, and all winter too, as long as 100 per cent power transfer isn’t your only concern.