Well my Sidi Crossfires are over 2 yrs old, indestructible, the ultimate in protection, still waterproof, still showing almost no marks or damage despite serious off road (not Adventure) riding. But they have shrunk - or something. I have removed the innersole, but it is still not enough. They are now so tight across the front I can't wear them for longer than 2 hours.
I've ordered some Gaernes. They have a wider toe box. They arrive tomorrow, I will be glad to never have to wear the Sidi's again. At least now I'll be able to stand up and use the rear brake again.
Sidi's. Good if you have a foot shaped like Julia Gillard's nose.
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