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The riders in the Tour de France all wear WHITE bicycle shoes. Why is everyone with white? Is that a rule in the Tour?

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  • Its about Fashion not function. Today its white, tomorrow who knows, pink?
    – mattnz
    Commented Jul 27, 2019 at 21:31
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    I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because it's rather fashion or style related.
    – Carel
    Commented Jul 28, 2019 at 14:15
  • I agree with closing this. StackExchange sites in general focus on practical questions that can be answered. Opinion-based questions are a much better fit for Reddit. For example, /r/velo deals with competitive cycling, and I bet someone would render an opinion there. Alternatively, you could also try /r/bicycling.
    – Weiwen Ng
    Commented Jul 28, 2019 at 15:45

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They don't. Here are some links to examples:

https://www.bikeradar.com/features/tour-de-france-shoes-gallery/ https://www.bikeradar.com/features/top-5-custom-road-shoes-at-the-tour-de-france/ https://cyclingtips.com/2019/07/photo-gallery-the-best-shoes-of-the-2019-tour-de-france/

You can see some blue ones, yellow ones, orange ones, black ones, purple ones, etc.

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    Long ones, tall ones, short ones, brown ones, black ones, round ones, big ones, crazy ones?
    – compton
    Commented Jul 28, 2019 at 6:15
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    And probably the odd guy wearing two different ones. ;-)
    – Carel
    Commented Jul 28, 2019 at 20:51

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