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Old 04-21-2009, 04:08 PM   #10515
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Originally Posted by ADVCoop
LOL I find it confusing. I don't see why the pedals you clip into are called clipless .
because these were called Toe Clips for at least 30 years....

which were used with shoe cleats like...

while the predecessors of the modern clipless pedals were invented quite a long time ago, they didn't really become popular until the late 80s, early 90s.

SPD mountain bike hybrid pedal and shoe with cleat...
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