Sunday, 22 February 2009

Carnac Carlit cycling shoes



In my last post I mentioned my French Carnac Carlit cycling shoes so I thought I would provide a bit more info on these shoes in case any one is interested in purchasing some. I purchased mine many years ago from an online British cycling store, I can not remember which one but below are some links to where you could find a pair.


http://www.evanscycles.com/products/carnac/carlit-shoes-ec010133


http://www.wallbike.com/specialpage.html

These are the main stockists of this shoe in the UK & USA and I did hear somewhere that they are now discontinued, so if you do want a pair you might have to quick. There are other trad style shoes around such as Reynolds from the UK and more info on them can be found at the following website

http://reynoldsshoes.co.uk/

Pictured above are my Carnac Carlit shoes to give you an idea of what they look like and an add taken from a 1938 issue of Cycling magazine advertising some similar looking shoes

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