Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe

Men's Brooks Ghost 7

Item #BRK1136
Reg:$119.95
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Men's BROOKS® GHOST 7 :: Float right past the competition, running so incredibly light and cushioned that you'll be hauntingly hard to catch in the newly updated Men's Brooks® Ghost 7 running shoes. Get a fit that feels supernatural with the new no-sew overlays on this recent update, and move stealth n' smooth with the improved BioMoGo DNA midsole that delivers a plush feel and adapts to your every step. Plus, your feet will stay dry and comfortable while you're gliding past the pack thanks to the Ghost 7's moisture management lining and upper mesh. 10.4 ounces

Category Type:

NEUTRAL [?]
If you have high arches and need minimal support, Neutral shoes are right for you. Your feet will guide themselves more naturally through each step for your perfect running gait. When choosing running shoes, find your perfect fit using this chart. Category types are based on factors like arch height, running habits and body frame.

Features & Benefits:

  • BioMoGo DNA midsole: Adapts to every unique step
  • No-sew overlays: Provide a closer fit
  • Heel and Midfoot Segmented Crash Pad and Omega Flex Grooves in the midsole: Adds the right amount of cushioning and a smooth transition from heel to toe
  • Adjustable Saddle Construction: Offers additional support and comfort
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Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe
 
3.2

(based on 6 reviews)

50%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Breathable (4)
  • Lightweight (4)
  • Comfortable (3)
  • Cushions impact (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Road running (3)
      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small

         

        Feels half size too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

        50% 

        (3 reviews)

        Feels half size too big

         

        Feels full size too big

         
      • Width:
      • Feels too narrow

         

        Feels true to width

         

        50% 

        (3 reviews)

        Feels too wide

         
      • Arch Type:
      • Average arch (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (4)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (5)

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    5.0

    Highly recommend.

    By Bobby J

    from HUNTINGTON BEACH,CA

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Cushions Impact
    • Fast
    • Good Arch Support
    • Good Traction
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Pavement

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe:

      I am a competitive runner and train 6 days a week,have worn several different brands through the years. Brooks are by far the best running shoes. the ghost series have become my go to daily shoes.The 7's are my third go.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      1.0

      Big Disappointment

      By Ironmancougarfan

      from Draper, Utah

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Breathable
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Narrow / Tight
      • Poor Arch Support
      • Uncomfortable

      Best Uses

      • Road Running

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe:

      I bought these based on the last two versions of this shoe. I run about 30 to 35 miles a week training for ironman 70.3's. The Ghost 5 was good and the Ghost 6 was incredible. The 7 is a huge disappointment!!! The arch is far narrower than the previous models and is uncomfortable. The midsole does feel softer than previous versions. The fit of the shoe just feels uncomfortable and way different than the 5 or 6. I'm stacking up on the 6's and hope the 8's are a lot better.

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

      Another great Ghost model

      By Montello Mud Man

      from Montello, WI

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Breathable
      • Comfortable
      • Cushions Impact

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Road Running

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe:

        The Brooks Ghost 7's continue delivering exactly what we know and love: A comfortable, no nonsense, high mileage daily trainer. If your looking for the most high tech, fancy shoe out there that is made of some obscure new fabric, with soles made from space age rubber and foam designed by NASA.....the Ghost 7 is not for you. But, if you are looking for a shoe that you can step into, tie up and go log some high miles; this IS the shoe you are looking for.

        What has changed? The Ghost 7 has not changed much since its last model. Some slight cosmetic changes are present, but nothing that makes the shoe unrecognizable. The outsole pattern has slightly changed, with larger lugs across the midfoot, but it remains a smooth riding shoe across the board. They also seem a bit lighter than the Ghost 6, but not a night and day difference.

        What has stayed the same? All the good stuff that us Ghost fans come looking for. Out of the box comfort, smooth ride, and cushioning. The cushioning is plentiful without becoming sloppy and unresponsive. I am a midweight runner who is a light heel striker and find that these shoes offer just the right amount of cushion. You can go out and work speed and sprints, just as easily as I can go out and run 15+ miles.

        Bottom line is that if you want a great shoe for daily training, this is your shoe. Put them on, tie up, and GO RUN in comfort. Dont believe me? There is a reason that the Ghost continually makes Runners World best of lists.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels half size too small
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        2.0

        Disappointing!

        By Matt8628

        from Indianapolis

        About Me Gym Rat

        Pros

        • Breathable

        Cons

        • Narrow / Tight
        • Poor Stability

        Best Uses

        • Road Running

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe:

        I was hoping that there wasn't a huge change from Ghost 6 except for an increase in breathability, which there seemed to. That's where it ends however. The 7's lacked any type of stability compared to the 6's and felt 'mushy' throughout a 7 mile run because of the much thicker insole. I would agree with the other reviewer that there is an upper heel issue as well. One shoe rubbed while the other felt like it was slipping constantly. The tongue of the shoe is also smaller and ends at an unusual length. In summary, it's time for me to stock up on the 6's.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels half size too big
        • Width:
        • Feels too narrow
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        New Favorite

        By Roadrat

        from Spring, Tx.

        Pros

        • Cushions Impact
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Endurance Training

          Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe:

          I'm 6'4" 215 and need good cushioned shoes. My all time favorites where Asic's Landrifts, but they don't make them anymore so I've been searching for a comfortable light weight replacement. The Ghost showed up and I took them for a short 2 mile check out run. Felt great right out of the box. Sunday I ran a 17 miler and now have a new favorite shoe. Great fit, good cushioning, and light weight, a winning combo!!

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Width:
          • Feels true to width
          • Arch Type:
          • High Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          2.0

          Too much change from Ghost 6

          By Average runner

          from Louisiana

          About Me Avid Athlete

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Lightweight

          Cons

          • Poor Arch Support
          • Poor Cushioning
          • Too Much Room In Shoe

          Best Uses

            Comments about Mens Brooks Ghost 7 Running Shoe:

            The cushioning is too mushy like some of Nike's shoes. Arch is minimal when should be avg to high. Too much room in forefoot/midfoot of the shoe. Back heel rubs on the outside on both heels.
            I did like the light weight of the shoe.
            I usually run about 20-25 miles/week.

            • Sizing:
            • Feels half size too big
            • Width:
            • Feels too wide
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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