Sneak Peek: Super Breezy 2014 Sidi T3.6 Air Triathlon Shoe

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At Interbike last year, Sidi introduced their new T3 Air triathlon shoe with a perforated upper and upper-mid level “11″ sole, and the T3.6 stayed at the top of the line with a higher end sole but solid upper.

For 2014, there’s a new T3.6 Air that gets the perforated uppers with a new silver striped colorway with white heel cup. It’ll keep its full carbon sole as opposed to a carbon composite of the T3 Air. That gives it the same sole as their Wire and 6.6 road shoes, which is lighter and stiffer.

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The other big change is that the carbon soles will now be pre-roughened. This update means the shoes will no longer ship with adhesive grippy tape to place between the sole and the cleat.

They’re coming in around 244g for a 42, and retail should be $349.99, available now. They’re not on the website yet, but your local bike shop can call up Sidi America to order.

Comments

aero aero aero - 05/24/13 - 12:43pm

What are the comparisons in drag from these to other shoes? I would also like to know if the holes act like dimples or not?

ccolagio - 05/24/13 - 3:11pm

if by dimples you mean like those on a golf ball…these are holes, not dimples. the holes seem to be for ventilation ie “super breezy”

aero snob - 05/24/13 - 4:23pm

Anything is possible, they are holes but are also blocked on the inside and may act similarly…

aero snob - 05/24/13 - 4:24pm

sorry, *essentially blocked on the inside

Velo - 05/24/13 - 4:31pm

> It’ll keep its full carbon sole as opposed to a carbon composite

Huh? That makes no sense. “Carbon fiber” is carbon-fiber-reinforced polymer… a.k.a. carbon composite.

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