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Brooks Ghost GTX Road-Running Shoes - Women's

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Light and cushioned, the Brooks Ghost GTX women's road-running shoes offer neutral runners waterproof protection for rainy, puddle-strewn runs around town.

  • Gore-Tex® waterproof, breathable membranes keep the elements out
  • Flexible, breathable mesh uppers resist abrasion and dry quickly; overlays provide lateral structure and stability
  • Polyester and nylon air-mesh linings wick away sweat to keep feet comfortable on the run
  • A special EVA compound is used for the insole boards to supply excellent cushioning
  • Midsoles feature BioMoGo foam polymer alloy, which provides cushioning, energy return and reduced foot fatigue; nontoxic additive helps midsoles break down in landfill
  • DNA cushioning uses high-viscosity liquid to react instantly to each step for as you run, providing a custom amount of cushioning for your running style
  • Thermoplastic urethane arch shanks control torsional flex at midfoot for a stable gait cycle
  • Brooks Ghost GTX road-running shoes have outsoles with a blend of blown rubber and regular rubber for grippy traction
  • Outsoles also feature a special decoupled crash pad design that smooths out the landing zone throughout the heel strike


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Brooks Ghost GTX Road-Running Shoes - Women's Specs
Best use
Polyester mesh/nylon mesh/synthetic leather and microfiber overlays
Gore-Tex waterproof breathable membrane/polyester/nylon
Polymer alloy foam/high-viscosity liquid pods
Thermoplastic urethane arch shank
Rubber/blown rubber
1 lb. 3 oz.
Running shoe type
Footwear height
Footwear closure
Average footwear weight (pair)

Brooks Ghost GTX Road-Running Shoes - Women's

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Brooks Ghost GTX Road-Running Shoes - Women'sis rated4.0out of5by3.
Rated5out of5byfromFirst pair of running shoes...Great shoes, like the colors. I typically get a lot of knee/ankle pain when I run, which I haven't had at all with these shoes.
Date published: 2012-12-20
Rated2out of5byfromMine wasn't waterproof :(I got this for running in the rain. I don't really think my shoes were defective because both my socks got wet from the toes. I was very sad. Otherwise the shoes are great, comfortable and lightweight, good support and cushion. As it is supposed to be waterproof, it doesn't breath so it gets hot... and because it leaks water in from the toes, it's pretty much useless.
Date published: 2012-12-16
Rated5out of5byfromExcellent performance and comfortI got these shoes as a replacement to the Salomen GT waterproof shoes. The little zip line laces on those KEPT BREAKING. Much as I loved how those shoes fit and functioned, the whole thing was ruined by the poorly designed laces. I love these shoes. I wear them on pavement, running paths, and on fire road type trail runs. I've done a little "off-roading", and their tread has been grippy enough to handle it. I tested their waterproof capabilities in the first stream I came to, and they passed. Same for going out after our first rain storm: no wet socks. I've been waiting and waiting for a normal looking running shoe, designed for road running (not these beefy, inflexible trail runners) to be waterproof, and this is it. The only con I see is price, but that's for everything Gore-tex. Happy running!
Date published: 2012-10-10

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