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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.

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
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Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe
 
4.7

(based on 47 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cushions impact (10)
  • Breathable (7)
  • Comfortable (7)
  • Lightweight (7)
  • Good traction (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Pavement (9)
  • Road running (9)
  • Distance / endurance (3)
  • Wet / rain (3)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      100% 

      (10 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      80% 

      (8 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10)

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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.

       
      5.0

      Digging the ghost

      By Tony

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Dig the new ghosts. I've been running in this brand forever.
      Really like the fit and feel.

       
      5.0

      I have been a fan of the Ghost line

      By Franco

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Very comfortable and cushioning. the fit is perfect.
      I have been running for over 40 years and just turned 80 years young. Hope to go to 100+

       
      5.0

      Keeps getting better with each version!

      By Scott

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Big improvements over the Ghost 8 and Ghost 7 both of which I liked. This shoe feels like it's better quality and fits my foot like a good performance shoe should. They are very comfortable and I have had no problems with my feet since wearing them. I have two shoes that I use when training and this is one of them.

       
      5.0

      Great Shoe

      By Nicholas

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Great shoes! Feel comfortable... Fit perfect! And look cool

       
      5.0

      I will buy several pairs.

      By Brent

      from undisclosed

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

      Best shoes I have had in a long time. Lots of cushion and toe box has good room. I went with the wide size for a little extra room. Normally I wear a D size but seems like shoes keep getting made more and more narrow. I have two pairs already. Wish the wide size came in more than one color though. These are my go to distance shoes for marathon training and marathons.

       
      4.0

      Ghost 9 Not Wide Enough

      By Ruger357

      from McKinney, TX

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Pros

      • Cushions Impact
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Narrow / Tight

      Best Uses

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

        I like the show but may have to go back to Dyad 9 since the Ghost 9 "wide" is not a true wide and fits is too snug. I need to keep laces loose. Too bad, I would love this shoe but not until they make the wide a true wide.

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

        Great trainer

        By Andy

        from Syracuse, NY

        About Me Avid Athlete

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Breathable
        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Fast
        • Good Traction
        • Great with Jeans
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Not Great For Winter

        Best Uses

        • Pavement
        • Road Running
        • Walking

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

        Great trainer! But as winter is coming the very breathable mesh could be a problem. Wish they made a winter version. I usually wear a wide but had no problems with these. Great trainer, will post an update after it starts to snow.

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

        Running on the clouds.

        By Jeffrey

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

        Cushion to the max. Great sneaker. This is around my 4th pair of ghosts and have ran on previous versions and all have always been great.

         
        5.0

        Great

        By Adam

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

        Great

         
        5.0

        Liked the shoes a lot

        By Joseph

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

        Nice

         
        4.0

        Been buying this line for years

        By james

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 9 Running Shoe:

        Been getting this line of sneaker for years. Good support. Generally very durable. Only had one pair start showing some wear and tear before it was time for normal replacement. That wear and tear was minor and didn't inhibit me using them.

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