RSI (Cycles & Motors), with over 60 years of experience working in the cycling industry as a key UK distributor of brands including Ambrosio, Exustar and Microshift, certainly know a thing or two about the industry. Now, for the first time, they have launched their own road cycling shoe under their own brand, Riva Sport. Based on customer research that showed consumers were looking for a combination of simple design, good quality and reasonable price, the result says Sales Manager Simon Hewins, ‘offers a very high level of comfort and are very competitively priced at the entry level position of the market… The symmetrical and understated appearance, give a high appeal to those who wish to enter into road cycling for the first time, without emptying the bank balance.’
The Riva Sport shoe, constructed from PU leather, features an anti-slip toe and heel, padded heel protection, double stitching for longevity, sole vents with metal mesh and are SPD and 3 point Look compatible. Available in sizes 41-46 (weighing in at 314g for the 41), the shoes retail at £47.35 (exc. VAT).