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Mountain bike injuries and clipless pedals: a review of three cases
  1. N D Patel
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Patel
 20 Sycamore Tree Close, Radyr, Cardiff CF15 8RT, UK;


The cases are reported of three off road cyclists with isolated soft tissue injuries to the right lower leg, caused by the chain ring as they struggled to release their feet from clipless pedals. Correct adjustment of the pedals to facilitate quick release of the feet is required to prevent such injuries.

  • clipless pedals
  • cycling
  • soft tissue injury

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