Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe

Men's Brooks Ravenna 5

Item #BRK1124
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Men's BROOKS® RAVENNA 5 :: Get the same soft yet supportive feel you came to expect from previous Ravenna generations, while scoring a more customized fit and smoother than ever transitions in the newly updated Men's Brooks® Ravenna 5. Treat your feet to the new uber-comfortable, mold-to-your-foot support of the BioMoGo DNA cushioning, and move silky smooth through every stride protected by the updated crash pad of this running shoe. You can count on getting that same great support for mild pronation and the easy flex you loved in the Ravenna 4, while enjoying an updated look with the bright new colors of the Ravenna 5. 10.3 ounces

Category Type:

STABILITY [?]
Runners with average arch height looking for a blend of cushioning and support can't go wrong with Stability shoes. Get a smooth transition from heel strike to toe off. Enjoy a well-guided stride and perfect arch support to keep you going for miles. 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: Gives you adaptable cushioning throughout the midsole for custom comfort and earth-friendlier materials
  • Extended Caterpillar Crash Pad: Delivers full ground contact for a super smooth transition
  • Adjustable saddle wraps from the heel/midfoot: Provides a secure fit
  • Omega Flex Grooves: Allow for flexibility
  • BKW1849
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Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe
 
4.8

(based on 10 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (10)
  • Breathable (8)
  • Cushions impact (8)
  • Arch support (7)
  • Lightweight (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Road running (8)
      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small

         

        Feels half size too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

        60% 

        (6 reviews)

        Feels half size too big

         

        Feels full size too big

         
      • Width:
      • Feels too narrow

         

        Feels true to width

         

        100% 

        (10 reviews)

        Feels too wide

         
      • Arch Type:
      • Average arch (8)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (6), Casual/ recreational (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (7)

    Reviewed by 10 customers

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    5.0

    2:45 Boston in these

    By Marc

    from Toronto

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Cushions Impact

    Cons

    • Wears Out Quickly

    Best Uses

    • Endurance Training

    Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

    I run 80-100 miles a week and rotate multiple shoes. I haven't run in previous Ravenna versions but decided to give them a try. Loved them right out of the box. Nice soft feel while still responsive. They aren't super light but feel fast. I ran a 2:45 Boston time and would run another marathon in them...or even a half marathon. My previous marathon shoe was the Adidas energy boost...but V2 gave me blisters on my arch due to the overlays so I needed a new option.

    My only complaint is their durability...I think I have about 300 miles on them and the cushioning is already suspect. They're ok now for runs up to 10 miles but no further. They are less expensive than many other models though...and will definitely buy again.

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

    another home run!!!

    By AZrunningman

    from phoenix, az

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Road Running

      Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

      recently started training for my fifth full marathon. i was very satisfied with the ravenna 4. it was my primary shoe for long runs last year(2013). with newer versions of running shoes you always wonder if the updates will deliver.out of the box i did a 6 mile tempo run and the ravenna 5 didn't disappoint. i am thoroughly satisfied with the improvements. it is noticeably lighter and more responsive. the improved flexibility along with the plush cushioning allows for a very smooth ride. i will use them as a daily trainer for long runs and tempo runs. definitely a faster shoe than the ravenna 4.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
       
      4.0

      Running on Clouds

      By Dr. B

      from Terre Haute, IN

      About Me Gym Rat

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Cushions Impact
      • Good Arch Support

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Road Running

        Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

        Bought these shoes for my son for a 10K. He is primarily a body builder but runs on pavement 2-3 times a week. Last pair I bought him were Brook's Adrenaline. I always trust "Shoe Dog's" recommendation. He is very happy!

        • Sizing:
        • Feels half size too small
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • Yes
         
        5.0

        Light and fast

        By Mike

        from College Point, NY

        About Me Avid Athlete

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Breathable
        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Durable
        • Fast
        • Good Arch Support
        • Good Traction
        • Great with Jeans
        • Lightweight
        • Pronation Control

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Road Running

          Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

          I run about 30 miles a week (Male 5'8" 160 lbs.)and I have been running in the Wave Inspire and A6 GT series for the better part of 10 years. I have been looking for shoes a little closer to the ground and less bulky but not minimalist. The Ravenna is exactly what I was looking for. The forefoot is wide but not sloppy and the 8 MM drop is lower but not an extreme change from the traditional shoes I am used to wearing. The Ravenna felt good right out of the box and they feel fast and supportive without being restrictive. These shoes along with the Saucony Guide 7 have made me keenly aware that for a long time I've been running in shoes far more supportive than I require. I am a convert to the Ravenna, its truly a great shoe.

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

          Awesome!!!!

          By Pj

          from Gilbert, AZ

          About Me Avid Athlete

          Pros

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

          Cons

          • none

          Best Uses

          • Road Running

          Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

          I bought these after a failed attempt at running comfortably in the Asics gel Kayano's. The Asics ran me $170 plus and they injured me on the first run! I brought them back and tried on these Ravenna's and was shocked at how much more comfortable they were than the Asics and how much cheaper they were as well.

          I run 3 days a week and average about 8 miles plus per day. These Ravenna's handle my workload and keep me comfortable and stable run after run. I am a big guy, 6'9, 220 lbs and I alternate pairs during the week but at these prices you can afford more than one pair compared to the Asics!

          I cannot tell you how comfortable these sneakers are! I tried on dozens of pairs of sneakers and these Ravenna's were by far the best! Do your research, the most expensive sneaker might not work for you and I found that out the hard way with the Asics Kayano's.

          Choose Brooks - great sneakers, great price, and great looks as well!

          I own the PureFlow and PureCadence models as my every day wearers and absolutely love those as well! Brooks does it right!

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Width:
          • Feels true to width
          • Arch Type:
          • Average Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          4.0

          Comfortable airy shoe

          By OhioPete

          from Bellefontaine OH

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Breathable
          • Comfortable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Good Arch Support
          • Pronation Control

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Road Running

            Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

            These breath much better than my Adistar Boosts and are almost as cushiony.
            Much more flexible and less clunky than the Transcend.
            I've only had them for three weeks so I don't know if they'll wear well.

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

            Back to Brooks

            By Joe

            from Troy, MI

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Breathable
            • Comfortable
            • Cushions Impact
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Road Running

              Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

              I run primarily on the road 12-15 miles a week. I went back to New Balanace for my last pair of shoes and was very disappointed on many levels - too narrow, wore out too fast.
              These shoes fit and feel great, hopefully they are durable and last a few hundred miles.

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

              Excellent shoe!!

              By Jaime

              from Mexico

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Road Running

                Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

                Love this shoe, very lightweight, perfect fit.

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

                I would buy the Ravenna 5 again

                By Jack

                from Perry, Georgia

                About Me Avid Athlete

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Breathable
                • Comfortable
                • Good Arch Support
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                • Wears Out Quickly

                Best Uses

                • Road Running

                Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

                Used for daily runs

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Width:
                • Feels true to width
                • Arch Type:
                • Average Arch
                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes
                 
                5.0

                Keeps getting better

                By dmp327

                from San Antonio, TX

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Breathable
                • Comfortable
                • Cushions Impact
                • Good Arch Support
                • Pronation Control

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Pavement

                  Comments about Mens Brooks Ravenna 5 Running Shoe:

                  Used every version of the Ravenna and they keep improving. Great comfort and support. Highly recommended for the moderate overpronator. The upper is super comfortable with no hot spots. The midsole has a ton of cushion but offers great support.

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

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