Best commuter cycling shoes - Ride to work in comfort

Chrome Industries reengineer urban shoe range in collaboration with Panaracer
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Chrome Industries flat shoes

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1. Flat shoes
2. SPD Shoes
3. Road shoes
4. Overshoes
5. Winter shoes
6. How to choose

The best commuter cycling shoes will offer you comfortable pedalling that's suited to the conditions in which you ride to work. The footwear you require will differ depending on your commute, the season and where you live though, so a variety of footwear may be suitable.

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Mildred Locke

Mildred joined as Reviews Writer for Cyclingnews and BikePerfect in December 2020. She loves all forms of cycling from long-distance audax to daily errand-running by bike, and does almost everything on two wheels, including moving house, and started out her cycling career working in a bike shop. For the past five years she's volunteered at The Bristol Bike Project as a mechanic and session coordinator, and now sits on its board of directors.

Since then she's gone on to write for a multitude of cycling publications, including Bikeradar, Cycling Plus, Singletrack, Red Bull, Cycling UK and Total Women's Cycling. She's dedicated to providing more coverage of women's specific cycling tech, elevating under-represented voices in the sport, and making cycling more accessible overall. 

Height: 156cm (5'2")

Weight: 75kg

Rides: Stayer Groadinger UG, Triban RC520 Women's Disc, Genesis Flyer, Marin Larkspur, Cotic BFe 26, Clandestine custom bike

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