There's a dazzling variety of road cycling shoes on the market, and none seem to offer all the exact same fit or features. Get your selection right and you'll be a long way down the road to riding comfort; but get it wrong and you'll be on the highway to hell.
Your feet do an awful lot of work when pedalling hard - transmitting the power you're generating through the pedals to the cranks.
Decent shoes will fit snugly without crushing your feet. They should be nice and stiff too, so a...