Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe

Women's Brooks Transcend

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Women's BROOKS® TRANSCEND :: Be transcended into greatness when you run in the ultimate float shoe, the newly released Women's Brooks® Transcend running shoe. Score your most comfortable strides ever in the Super DNA midsole that delivers adaptable cushioning to customize your plush comfort and protection. You'll feel totally aligned to run with your strongest steps, while your knees and joints will be guided to move within their most natural motion. Give 'em a try and you're sure to fall feet first in love with the new Transcend running shoe. 10.1 ounces

Category Type:

STABILITY+ [?]
Get the guidance and support you need to keep you running strong and feeling stable mile after mile. If you have an average arch but like extra cushioning and support, Stability+ shoes are your perfect pick. 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.

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Features & Benefits:

  • Universal Platform engineered that narrows in the heel and widens in the forefoot: Disperses pressure relative to impact
  • New "guide rail" components passively engage to gently nudge your foot on its ideal path for transition
  • Double Omega Flex Grooves and Flextra: Allows for comfort and flexability
  • Full Length Caterpillar Crash Pad: Provides smooth heel laydown & transition to toe off
  • Super DNA Sockliner
  • Moisture Managing Element Mesh and Linings: Allows your foot to stay dry in wet conditions
  • Microfiber and Synthetic Overlays
  • BKW1867

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Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe
 
4.5

(based on 22 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cushions impact (17)
  • Comfortable (13)
  • Arch support (12)
  • Pronation control (9)
  • Breathable (8)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Road running (11)
    • Walking (3)
      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small

         

        Feels half size too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

        90% 

        (18 reviews)

        Feels half size too big

         

        Feels full size too big

         
      • Width:
      • Feels too narrow

         

        Feels true to width

         

        90% 

        (18 reviews)

        Feels too wide

         
      • Arch Type:
      • Average arch (14), Low arch (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (12), Casual/ recreational (8)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (20)

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    4.0

    Brooks Transcend

    By awh

    from milwaukee, wi

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Narrow / Tight

      Best Uses

        Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

        Like them, but slightly too narrow and no width options. Not sure if I will be able to loosen them enough to make them comfortable.

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

        Awesome shoe!

        By Karen the walker

        from TQ Oklahoma

        About Me Gym Rat

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Breathable
        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Durable
        • Good Arch Support
        • Good Traction
        • Lightweight
        • Pronation Control

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Walking

          Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

          This is the best shoe I have had in a long time. Super cushion. Very stable. Great look.

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

          Love these shoes!

          By PenguinGirl722

          from Cookeville, TN

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Durable
          • Good Arch Support
          • Good Traction
          • Pronation Control

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Pavement

            Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

            I'm a new runner and wanted to make sure I got the best shoes for my feet so that I didn't get injured. I am a heavier runner (160 lbs), and I overpronate just a bit. My local running store first suggested Brooks Ravenna 5 and they were ok, but the forefoot cushioning was not enough. I exchanged them for these. They are perfect for me. I've been training for 2 months now and I've never experienced any pain anywhere. That's a great shoe in my book! Oh, and you can't beat the hot pink color!

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

            Best cushion and stability for Brooks

            By cranky when I don't run

            from Carlsbad Ca

            About Me Avid Athlete

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • On My Third Pair Love

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Road Running

              Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

              These shoes are like running on marshmallows but with plenty of stability. I own 3 pairs, by far my favorite shoe.

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

              Good supportive shoe

              By RunJunkie

              from Colorado

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Good Arch Support

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Walking

                Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                I bought this shoe to help transition myself back to running after a long layoff. Feels great for walking and for times when I need to be on my feet for a while. They're a bit heavy for me as far as running goes; for running, I prefer the responsiveness and flexibility of the Adrenaline. But as I said, this makes for a good walking/all-purpose kind of shoe. Excellent support.

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Width:
                • Feels true to width
                • Arch Type:
                • Low Arch
                 
                4.0

                Almost perfect

                By LisaB

                from Plano, TX

                About Me Avid Athlete

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Cushions Impact
                • Good Arch Support
                • Good Wide Toe Box

                Cons

                • Little Toe Rubs On Seam
                • No Tongue Loop

                Best Uses

                • Road Running

                Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                Really like the support in this shoe.

                Wish there was a tongue loop for the laces to keep the tongue from sliding around.

                Unfortunate seam rubs my baby toes

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

                Love the Brooks Transcend

                By CG

                from Chicago, Il

                About Me Avid Athlete

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Breathable
                • Comfortable
                • Cushions Impact
                • Extremely comfortable
                • Fast
                • Feels Supportive
                • Good Arch Support
                • Nice Cushioning
                • Nice Update Of The Trance
                • Pronation Control
                • So Far I Have No Complain

                Cons

                • So Far I Have No Negative

                Best Uses

                • Road Running

                Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                I love this shoe, so much that I bought two pairs so I could take advantage of the 20 percent sale. These shoes are a nice step up from the Trance, which I really liked, but I love these!!! I can't believe how cushioned these shoes feel while offering the light support I need. My knees are very grateful that I am now using these shoes. No more achy knees! Try these shoes and you'll see what I mean.

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

                Fit did not work

                By skiwindjunkie

                from Nantucket, MA

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Heel Counter No Cutout

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                    I have been a Brooks fan for years. I also own ASICS Women's GEL-Kayano 19 in size 10. Which is ok but don't love. My favorite Brooks was the Infiniti and Infiniti2. I tried the Ravena 5, not enough shoe. Tried the Adrenaline 13, way to hard in forefoot. Then the Transcend. I couldn't rate it bad becasue I never ran in it because it was too big. I am sure it is a great shoe if it fits. I am a 9 1/2 street shoe but always a 10 in a running shoe. Two things didn't work. The length felt really long so that the vamp of the shoe push down on top of my foot. The heel counter ripped into my achilles as my heel slipped out in the shoe just walking. I notice that the heel counter is straight across and not cut out in a U shape like all my other shoes. This made it hurt. The width felt a wee bit wide as I am a B but I think it was that the shoe felt too big in general. I guess I am the odd ball reviewer who felt these just felt lunky and big. I went and tried on the new Women's Brooks Adrenaline GTS 14 which fit good in store and wow! Way more cushion in the forefoot than last years 13's. So these go back in exchange for the 14 GTS, hope they perform as well as they fit.

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

                    Fantastic running shoes

                    By Pam

                    from Southcentral PA

                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Road Running

                      Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                      Have owned many pairs of Brooks running shoes...most recently Ravenna's...but this Transcend Running Shoe is by far the best. From the time I first put them on ... it was a great fit....no pain when I run...lots of comfort but with a great fit.

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

                      Best shoe ever!!

                      By Coco

                      from Victoria, Texas

                      About Me Casual/ Recreational

                      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 Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                        I am VERY flat footed and have spent hundreds and hundreds of dollars on running shoes. I have gone to running shoe stores to get my stride evaluated and every shoe that I have bought has either given me blisters, bruised my lack of arch, and had to change the insoles. This is the first pair EVER that felt made for my feet!! They are awesome! It has made walking/ running fun again! Thank you BROOKS!

                        • Sizing:
                        • Feels true to size
                        • Width:
                        • Feels true to width
                        • Arch Type:
                        • Average Arch
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No
                         
                        3.0

                        A little too bulky

                        By Madison

                        from TX

                        About Me Avid Athlete

                        Verified Reviewer

                        Pros

                        • Cushions Impact

                        Cons

                        • Heavy

                        Best Uses

                        • Walking

                        Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                        I really wanted to like this shoe, however, it just was not there. The shoe felt very heavy and bulky for my long distance runs. If you don't mind a a heavier shoe and don't have a strong preference for a light "fast" running shoe, I think this would be great for you! Good shoe, just not for me.

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

                        OK they weren't bluffing about the CLOUD

                        By Lorelei

                        from Lemoore, Ca

                        About Me Avid Athlete

                        Verified Reviewer

                        Pros

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

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • With Orthotics/Inserts

                          Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                          This shoe is amazing, ok i just ran in them today so this is a fairly fresh review. But I literally felt like the shoes stability gave me more energy to continue for 3 miles of jogging. I have the Trance 12 and its great but its more structured, this is like another kind of level of feeling. This shoe is amazing will buy more then one pair next month before they run out.

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

                          Shoes are perfect,and I LOVE the shorts!

                          By Mom of teenage fitness guru

                          from Blairstown,NJ

                          About Me Avid Athlete

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Breathable
                          • Comfortable
                          • Cushions Impact
                          • Durable

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Pavement

                            Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                            My daughter runs 3 1/2 -7 miles a practically every day on the roads around our house

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

                            Best running shoes!!

                            By RunnerRN08

                            from Perris, Ca

                            About Me Casual/ Recreational

                            Pros

                            • Breathable
                            • Cushions Impact
                            • Lightweight

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Endurance Training

                              Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                              Just did my first full marathon. I wore my Nike Fly lunar it was okay but after running 26.2 miles I had the worst pain on my shin and knee... My Dr recommended to get a pair of running shoes that will give me good support, good cushioning and has good stability. Went to try out the Brooks transcend, it felt comfortable but I was kinda hesitant because these were new shoes and no reviews yet..but I took the chance anyways..thanks to Road Runner sports after I purchased the shoes they said that I have 90 days to return it if the shoes were not what I expected it to be..well I'm a happy camper! I love my brooks transcend been doing long runs with no problems..now I'm training for my 2nd full marathon this May with my Brooks of course :)

                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No
                               
                              5.0

                              You get what you pay for

                              By dougie

                              from New york

                              About Me Avid Athlete

                              Verified Reviewer

                              Pros

                              • Comfortable
                              • Cushions Impact

                              Cons

                              • Heavy

                              Best Uses

                              • Road Running

                              Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                              I went to a running shop and got "fitted" and was not happy with the shoes recommended... blister city and shin splints. These so far have been great. I'm just under two months out from my first half marathon. Even on my long runs my feet and shins feel pretty good. Some blisters but nothing I wouldn't expect given the miles I'm running.

                              I you have a few extra bucks to spend on shoes, I don't think you can go wrong with these. I will purchase another pair when it's time.

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

                              Best running shoe yet!!!!

                              By TikaRunner

                              from Jacksonville, FL

                              About Me Avid Athlete

                              Verified Reviewer

                              Pros

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

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Road Running

                                Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                                I have been a runner for just about a year and have been through 4 different types of running shoes. Once I was fitted and they explained that I was an overpronator, I tried the Brooks Ravenas, as well as a pair of Asics. Both were a no. I bought these hoping that the guide rails would help with chin cramping and my overpronation. These are *the* best shoes ive tried! Ive trained in them for about 3-4 weeks and ran a 5k in them this past weekend. The cushion in the shoe is amazing and truly helps with pronation. I only wish they came in a few different color choices, maybe a super multicolor, but that is my only complaint! I will definitely be getting my money's worth out of these Brooks!

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

                                I love these shoes!!

                                By Andi22

                                from Texas

                                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                                Pros

                                • Cushions Impact
                                • Durable
                                • Great with Jeans
                                • My Feet Are Happy

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                                    Expensive but worth it!!

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

                                    Great Running Shoe

                                    By Sunrise Runner

                                    from Summerville SC

                                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

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

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Road Running

                                      Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                                      I run 3 to 5 miles, 5 days a week. Never owned a pair of Brooks before, but will certainly be purchasing a second pair shortly. These shoes are so comfortable and give me the support I need for my runs. No break-in period was necessary.

                                      • Was this a gift?:
                                      • No
                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Believe the hype!

                                      By jaimebslp

                                      from NY, NY

                                      About Me Avid Athlete

                                      Pros

                                      • Comfortable
                                      • Cushions Impact
                                      • Pronation Control

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Road Running

                                        Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                                        Guide rails are a revelation! My left foot is somewhat rigid while my right foot has high collapsing arches and moderate pronation. I've been running in Adrenalines, which I love for my right foot but felt were too stiff and unforgiving for my left. With the Transcend, the support is there if needed but it doesn't limit the natural movement of the foot. The cushion is luxurious AND responsive. Thank you, Brooks!

                                        • Sizing:
                                        • Feels true to size
                                        • Width:
                                        • Feels true to width
                                        • Arch Type:
                                        • Average Arch
                                        • Was this a gift?:
                                        • No
                                         
                                        1.0

                                        Too narrow

                                        By Julie

                                        from Virginia Beach, VA

                                        About Me Gym Rat

                                        Verified Reviewer

                                        Pros

                                          Cons

                                          • Narrow / Tight
                                          • Uncomfortable

                                          Best Uses

                                            Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                                            After Brooks discontinued the Trance, they suggested I try these shoes. They are much narrower than the Trance and more expensive, of course. I've never had to order wide shoes before. So tight, I immediately took them off and didn't test run them.
                                            They don't have them in wide so I guess I'll try another Brooks or brand.
                                            Very disappointed.

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

                                            Amazing ride!

                                            By Jenny

                                            from Marion, Ohio

                                            About Me Avid Athlete

                                            Verified Reviewer

                                            Pros

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

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Road Running

                                              Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                                              I am training for a 10-miler and was using the Adrenalines. These are much better, as they provide support and cushion.

                                              • Sizing:
                                              • Feels true to size
                                              • Width:
                                              • Feels true to width
                                              • Arch Type:
                                              • Low Arch
                                              • Was this a gift?:
                                              • No
                                               
                                              3.0

                                              disappointed

                                              By Erica

                                              from Phoenix, AZ

                                              About Me Casual/ Recreational

                                              Verified Reviewer

                                              Pros

                                              • Cushions Impact
                                              • Good Arch Support

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                • Road Running

                                                Comments about Womens Brooks Transcend Running Shoe:

                                                I've been a loyal and long-time fan of the Trance, so I had to try the Transcend since they stopped making Trance. They feel good as far as cushioning and stable ride, but the shoe really dug into the back of my ankle area and caused bad blistering. They seem to sit higher than my other shoes. I gave them 3 tries, but not working for me, unfortunately.

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

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