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Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe

Men's Brooks Ghost 9

Item #08781
MSRP:$119.95
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Product Description:

Men's BROOKS® GHOST 9 :: Be hauntingly hard to catch, soaring supernaturally light and cushioned in the newly updated Men's Brooks® Ghost 9 running shoes. Get a fit that feels nothing short of fantastic in the fully engineered vamp and molded heel design that work in perfect harmony with the wrap around collar. Stride with stealthy smoothness in the articulated sidewall design, and make every touch-down feel downright divine thanks to the Ghost 9's Full-Length Crash Pad.

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Features & Benefits:

  • Full length segmented crash pad with an articulated sidewall design: Soft and smooth ride
  • Fully engineered vamp with a molded heel design: Seemless fit
  • Wrap around collar with ultra soft eye row construction: Comfort
  • BioMoGo DNA foam
  • 1000011399
  • DROP: 12 mm
  • WEIGHT: 10.6 ounces
Product 08781 Review

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Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe
 
4.7

(based on 58 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cushions impact (11)
  • Breathable (8)
  • Comfortable (8)
  • Lightweight (7)
  • Good traction (6)

Cons

  • Narrow / tight (3)

Best Uses

  • Pavement (10)
  • Road running (10)
  • Distance / endurance (3)
  • Walking (3)
  • Wet / rain (3)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      91% 

      (10 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      73% 

      (8 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (8)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (11)

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5.0

I would buy this product again

By Kathy

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

Very comfortable right out of the box

 
5.0

Please don't stop making this shoe!!!

By Thomas

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

I was really pleased to be able to buy another pair of shoes like the one I like

 
5.0

YES I WOULD BUY THIS PRODUCT AGAIN

By DOYLE

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

THE FIT IS FANTASTIC AND SO IS THE CUSHIONING

 
5.0

Happy Feet

By Paul

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

These shoes just make me want to smile and they come in a mens B width

 
5.0

I would buy them again.

By Henry

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

The shoes feel great!

 
4.0

Another Good Shoe by Brooks

By Walter

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

Very comfortable shoe. Definitely a keeper.

 
4.0

Great shoe...but...

By Runner54

from Dallas TX

About Me Avid Athlete

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Breathable
  • Comfortable
  • Cushions Impact

Cons

  • Narrow / Tight

Best Uses

  • Pavement
  • Road Running
  • Walking
  • With Orthotics/Inserts

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

I like the shoe especially the cushioned run. But, the 10.5 2E I usually wear with other shoes is too short and too narrow with the Ghost 9. I will order an 11 2E next time and hopes the sizing is better with more room especially width. Wish 2E came with more color options. We wide foot guys always get shortchanged on color options. Wide Feet Matter!

  • Sizing:
  • Feels half size too small
  • Width:
  • Feels too narrow
  • Arch Type:
  • Average Arch
  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Best running shoe I've had

By Heather

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

No need to break these in. Just ran a half marathon without any pain at all!!

 
3.0

Not for me

By Marc

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

Did not work out for me. I have arch/foot issues so need a lot of support. This shoe had support in the heel but not so much near the big toe.

 
5.0

Liked it so much I bought another color

By Kurt

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

Fits well. Have to buy a half size up on these. Comfortable right out of the box

 
5.0

Would probably buy again..

By John

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

The Ghost 9 fits well. The shoe s comfortable and offers the right fit. So far very pleased with the shoe. Will know more after running more in the shoe..

 
5.0

Definitively I will keep on using this brand

By Eduardo

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

I've been using Brooks for many years, and just received this new pair. Excellent shoes, quality, and comfort from the inside to the outside.

 
5.0

I would buy this shoe again

By Stephen

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

was time to upgrade from my Ghost 4's and wow what a difference technology has done with this version. Have already put 100 miles on them and enjoy each step with them.

 
4.0

great shoe!

By Jeff

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

Great shoes so far. Had Ghost 7 before. Loved them. Comfortable shoe for me. 6' 5", 275 lbs.

 
5.0

Very comfy shoe!

By Henry

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

Forefoot striker carrying a few extra pounds, so I really appreciated the cushioning up front.

 
5.0

I love 'em

By Leo

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

Look great, fit great, feel great during runs.

 
5.0

Speachless

By peteC

from Richmond,IN

About Me Avid Athlete

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Cushions Impact
  • Durable
  • Good Arch Support
  • Good Traction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Endurance Training
    • Pavement
    • Road Running
    • Trail Running
    • Wet Conditions

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    So this was shoe 41(9.5 2E) in my log since 1999, and as I took them out for an 8 miler tonight, I began to realize I just don't think of my feet. Basically each of the first 40 shoes has a comment positive or negative, but these are unique in that I never ever think about them when I run, I realized today after about 150 miles, what that means. I bought another pair. I hope I have many more shoes that I don't think about.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Width:
    • Feels true to width
    • Arch Type:
    • High Arch
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Love them

    By Adrian

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    I love them. Way way better than the 8

     
    4.0

    Nice shoes

    By Chris

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    Fit good and feel pretty comfortable. I'm coming from zero drop shoes so still getting use to them.

     
    5.0

    Excellent

    By Tim

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    I'm a medium milage runner (25-20 miles a week). The feel and fit of the shoes were perfect from 1st run. I was given my 1st pair and liked them so much when it came time to replace them I stuck with them.

     
    5.0

    I would buy this again.

    By Jeffrey

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    jog indoors and out; approx. 9 -12 miles per week. Great support and comfort.

     
    4.0

    Good Shoe

    By Lee

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    These are good running shoes but not as good as my Brooks Glycerin 14, which I love.

     
    5.0

    I am purchasing a second pair

    By robert

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    These are used for running and after several other pairs of sneakers these are the ones for me - Fit and feel are great and no negative impact to my running performance

     
    5.0

    Great product!

    By Ben

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    Great quality. Good traction and soft impact.

     
    5.0

    I'll buy this shoe again.

    By Jadee

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    I like the fit although the fit on this newer pair is a bit wider than my last pair. Other than that they are comfortable and give me a lot of cushion.

     
    5.0

    Great replacement for Ghost 8

    By Robert

    from undisclosed

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

    replacement for ghost 8. Nice!

     
    5.0

    Love them, will buy again

    By Pete

    from Indiana

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Cushions Impact
    • Good Traction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Endurance Training
      • Pavement
      • Road Running
      • Wet Conditions

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Great Shoe for my foot, I have a duck foot and very high arches, which makes my feet short for their volume. I size up as an 8-8.5, but always run in a 9 or 9.5. Sometimes standard width works, I fitted in the Columbus RRS store, and went with the wides in a 9.5. I love the fit. The cushoning is fist rate, I alternate these with ASICS Nimbus 18 (9.5 2E) which I also love, but the Ghost's are just a bit lower volume, and a slightly better fit for me. Cushoning for both shoes is similar, I would describe the ride as plush but responsive. Interestingly, I had a bad experience with Glycerins about 15 years ago, and this is my first pair of Brooks since. The last ten years have been mostly Saucony and some Asics for me but my wife has run the last 3 generations of Ghosts, she convinced me to try them when I just coun't find the feel I wanted in my traditional choices. These are her favorite Ghosts so far. I would have taken 2 pairs home if the 2E's came in a variety of colors.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • High Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Yes

      By jim

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      None

       
      5.0

      Would definitely recommend this shoe to serious runners

      By David

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Been running in ASICS Gel-Nimbus for years. I have narrow feet with very high arches and the Brooks Ghost-9 (B width) fit perfectly. I am also very pleased with the cushioning and performance...so much so that I may add a mile or two to my daily runs!!

       
      3.0

      Not cushioned enough

      By Ron

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Not as cushioned as I would have expected. Nice weight. Good fit.

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      Men's Brooks Ghost 9 Video Description:

      Be hauntingly hard to catch, soaring supernaturally light and cushioned in the newly updated Men's Brooks® Ghost 9 running shoes. Get a fit that feels nothing short of fantastic in the fully engineered vamp and molded heel design that work in perfect harmony with the wrap around collar. Stride with stealthy smoothness in the articulated sidewall design, and make every touch-down feel downright divine thanks to the Ghost 9's Full-Length Crash Pad.

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