Brooks Running Shoes Reviews

Brooks Running, founded in 1914 is one of the oldest sports footwear companies. Once famous especially for their stability shoes such as the Beast and Adrenaline, is now one of the most innovative brands out there. Their foray into cushioning running shoes with the Ghost received plenty of praise and the Pure line is among the best running shoes we have ever tried.

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Weight
12.8 oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Stability
“Overall, Brooks brings an improved Trance 12 to market. In the shrinking stability marketplace the Trance 12 offers an attractive, stable solution for luxury-minded over pronators” Read expert review
Theo Clyatt
Running Expert
Weight
10.7 oz (M); 8.8 oz (W) oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Cushioning
“The Ghost 6 is a solid shoe that will not disappoint long-time Ghost wearers. It performs just as well on the roads as it does on the track, and has a soft, smooth ride, making it a great choice for...” Read expert review
Courtney Roy
Running Expert
Weight
11.8 0Z. (Size 9) oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Cushioning
“The Glycerin 11 still remains a great highly cushioned shoe for neutral runners looking for a plush ride. Improvements to the sole and upper have helped improve to shoes smooth ride and fit. While...” Read expert review
Jim Coulson
Fast Road and Trail Runner. Career Firefighter.
Weight
9.6 oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Minimalist
“A unique shoe with almost no competition, the Pure Cadence 2 is a fun, stable and good looking shoe that minimalist-curious over pronators can get along with.” Read expert review
Theo Clyatt
Running Expert
Weight
11 oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Stability
“The Ravenna 4 is a traditional stability shoe with a lovely heel cushioning and a great transition. My flat foot really appreciates running in them - too bad for the narrow toebox.” Read expert review
Ruggero Loda
Founder and Publisher, Running Shoes Guru
Weight
7.1 oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Cushioning
“The PureConnect 2 is a minimalist road shoe with plenty of soft cushioning for everyday training and racing.” Read expert review
Thomas Caughlan
Ultrarunner and 10-Year Running Shoe Tester
Weight
9.98 oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Cushioning
“The Brooks Pure Grit 2 is one of the best trail running shoes I have ever tried.” Read expert review
Mark Melnykowycz
Running Expert
Weight
10.19 oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Cushioning
“Excellent fitting, well-cushioned trail shoe” Read expert review
Mark Melnykowycz
Running Expert
Weight
11.8 oz (Men’s); 9.6 oz (Women’s) oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Cushioning
“The Brooks Glycerin 10 is a great, highly cushioned shoe for neutral runners looking for a plush shoe, while still maintaining a smooth ride. While the price is a bit on the high side, the Glycerin 10...” Read expert review
Courtney Roy
Running Expert
Weight
10.7 oz.
Drop
mm.
Category
Cushioning
“The Ghost 5 will definitely remain my go-to shoe for training and longer races. I love the extended crash pad and the smooth ride, all in a relatively light package. ” Read expert review
Courtney Roy
Running Expert