Freebeat's Pick: Top 4 Indoor Cycling Shoes

Black Friday is just around the corner, and we're ready for a shopping spree! With the upswing in home cycling, more and more of us are looking for the best cycling shoes to meet our indoor cycling needs. Although indoor cycling shoes come in different styles and features, a good pair of cycling shoes makes training more efficient and comfortable. Here's the thing, though: finding the right pair of shoes can be tricky since there are so many options available in a wide range of price points. Here, we've included 4 of our top picks, and whether you're riding an xbike at home or hitting the gym, these freebeat picks will help you get more out of each workout and take your riding to a new level.

Shimano IC1

There aren't many shoes designed specifically for indoor use, but if you don't want to break your bank, the Shimano IC1 is a great place to start. These shoes are created for indoor cycling and provide maximum ventilation. The great thing about them is that almost the entire shoe is made of mesh. In addition, the heel cup provides an extra comfortable and secure fit that many have loved.
Sole: Nylon
Cleat Mount: 2-bolt
Breathability: 9/10
Comfort: 9/10
Price: $90 on Amazon

Nike SuperRep Cycle

If you are looking for a reputable brand, you will be thrilled to try out the Nike SuperRep Cycle. Featuring a breathable design, the heat-resistant indoor cycling shoes are also adjustable with straps to secure your foot during those intense movements while you keep pushing forward.
Sole: Rubber
Cleat Mount: 2-bolt/3-bolt
Breathability: 8/10
Comfort: 9/10
Price: $154.12 on Amazon

Specialized Torch 2.0

Are you the kind of person who sweats easily? Then, the Specialized Torch 2.0 shoe is for you. The entire shoe is made from mesh, with TPU panels providing structure, while a single IP1 Boa dial and velcro strap under the toe box ensure maximum comfort. With a carbon sole, it uses a Body Geometry construction to guarantee a perfect fit.
Sole: Carbon
Cleat Mount: 2-bolt/3-bolt
Breathability: 10/10
Comfort: 8.5/10
Price: $159 at Jenson USA

Giro Empire E70

The latest cooling knit shoes outperform the rest when it comes to airflow and breathability. The Giro Empire E70 is a sturdy pick, and it's made with indoor cycling in mind. While it may be on the upper end of the price point, but the laced closure combined with the supple Xnetic knit fabric and internal TPU skeleton conforms to your foot like a hug.
Sole: Carbon
Cleat Mount: 3-bolt
Breathability: 10/10
Comfort: 9/10
Price: $200 on Amazon
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Want to complete your at home workout outfit? Then check out the blog: What To Wear To Your First Indoor Cycling Class.