Summary

We spent 10.2 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what runners think:

10 reasons to buy

  • The Brooks Ghost 11 had a nice cushion that enabled an excellent transition with adequate bounce, according to an impressed user.
  • Several wearers commended the shoe for its roomy interiors.
  • The shoe is very accommodating towards heel strikers, some runners observed.
  • The shoe’s minimal weight allowed for an effortless and comfortable run, a number of users commented.
  • An athlete commended the Ghost 11 for being the most comfortable daily running shoe they have used. Another wearer said it gave the best arch support among other neutral running shoes.
  • The shoe felt softer and more flexible compared to its previous versions, said a reviewer.
  • The adequate cushioning of the midsole prevented foot pain and muscle stiffness, according to a wearer.
  • One buyer compared wearing the shoe to “wrapping the foot in a cloud.”
  • The Brooks Ghost 11 is suitable for both walking and running, a user claimed.
  • A consumer expressed that the Ghost 11 is highly recommendable to any runner with knee issues.

3 reasons not to buy

  • One reviewer attributed the shoe’s bulky and uncomfortable feel to its high heel-to-toe drop.
  • The shoelaces are a bit short, a user supposed.
  • The mesh upper does not look like a durable as it claims, a doubtful buyer stated.

Bottom line

Many users have found themselves considering buying the Brooks Ghost 11 for a second or third time, while others were very expressive of their satisfaction as they switched from a different shoe – that’s how great they believe it is. With many praises about the shoe’s features and functionality, it is no surprise that wearers would regard the Ghost 11 as one of the best running shoes on the market.

Facts

Rankings

A top rated Road running shoe
Top 2% most popular running shoes
It has never been more popular than this August
Better rated than the previous version Brooks Ghost 10

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Author
Jens Jakob Andersen
Jens Jakob Andersen

Jens Jakob is a fan of short distances with a 5K PR at 15:58 minutes. Based on 35 million race results, he's among the fastest 0.2% runners. Jens Jakob previously owned a running store, when he was also a competitive runner. His work is regularly featured in The New York Times, Washington Post, BBC and the likes as well as peer-reviewed journals. Finally, he has been a guest on +30 podcasts on running.

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