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Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe

Men's Brooks Glycerin 12

Item #BRK1132
MSRP:$149.95
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Men's BROOKS® GLYCERIN 12 :: Stride in true running luxury with the newly updated Men's Brooks® Glycerin 12. Enjoy even more amazing comfort from the innovative 3D Fit Print overlay that hugs your foot to create a truly personalized structure as well as a newly reduced weight. You'll say "aah" every time you hit the ground thanks to the Super BioMoGo DNA providing 20% more adaptable cushioning than the previous BioMoGo DNA. And, to top off the terrifically luxurious package of the Glycerin 12, you'll also be free of foot stress and strain thanks to the updated Ideal Pressure Zones that disperse pressure over a wider surface area. 10.9 ounces]]

Category Type:

NEUTRAL+ [?]
If you have a high arch, are a high-mileage runner, or want the maximum amount of cushioning, Neutral+ is your shoe style. Enjoy a smooth ride with enhanced cushioning and reduced impact with improved shock absorption. If pronation is not a problem then choose Neutral+ shoes. 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:

  • Super BioMoGo DNA: Provides 20% more adaptable cushioning than BioMoGo DNA
  • Ideal Pressure Zones: Disperse pressure over a wider surface area
  • 3D Fit Print: Creates a custom fit
  • Conformable saddle wraps the foot: Provides additional support and comfort
  • Moisture-managing element mesh and Synthetic overlay materials: Offers comfort and a suede-like feel
  • BKW1942
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Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe
 
4.7

(based on 15 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cushions impact (15)
  • Comfortable (14)
  • Arch support (10)
  • Breathable (9)
  • Lightweight (8)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Road running (8)
    • Distance / endurance (3)
    • Pavement (3)
      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small

         

        Feels half size too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

        93% 

        (14 reviews)

        Feels half size too big

         

        Feels full size too big

         
      • Width:
      • Feels too narrow

         

        Feels true to width

         

        100% 

        (15 reviews)

        Feels too wide

         
      • Arch Type:
      • Average arch (13)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Enthusiast (10), Gym rat (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (15)

    Reviewed by 15 customers

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    5.0

    One of the best shoes I ever had

    By Davidm

    from Falls church va

    About Me Gym Rat

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Cushions Impact
    • Good Arch Support
    • Great with Jeans
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Endurance Training

      Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

      This shoe is Great for running walking I even use it for Weight training One of the best was out there

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

      Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe by

      By Jim, the man who walked across America

      from Newbury Park, CA

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Walking

        Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

        I use this product for daily use, but also daily walking routine of 3-4 miles daily...six days a walk.

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

        Brooks

        By Nick

        from Mays landing

        About Me Avid Athlete

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Endurance Training

          Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

          Made an immediate difference in run time. Had shin splints and it hurt to run. But after using these I finally can run without pain.

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

          Great Brooks Shoe

          By TJ 1984

          from Fond du Lac, WI

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Durable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Pavement

            Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

            I run in two different shoes depending on what I'm doing. The Glycerin is a great cushioned (but not too heavy) shoe. Plush and comfortable when I'm running on hard surfaces and/or longer runs. Very breathable and offers great grip on the pavement. After a month, I really don't have any complaints.

            • 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 T to the E to the D

            from Carson, CA

            About Me Gym Rat

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Road Running

              Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

              I've used these shoes for jogging and walking on pavement and grass. I've had them for about a month, (9-12 miles a week). I'm also a beginner runner, and I have wide feet. They breathe really nicely, they're comfortable, and are nice in terms of aesthetics.

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

              Slippery when wet

              By Raichu the electric rat

              from Seattle, WA

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Breathable
              • Comfortable
              • Cushions Impact
              • Good Arch Support

              Cons

              • Poor Traction

              Best Uses

              • Road Running

              Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

              Overall nice shoe. Light, comfortable. Only complaint is that it does slip a bit on push off if the ground is wet. I live in the Northwest so damp/mildewy pavement is common.

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

              Great Shoes

              By John

              from Pueblo, CO

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Road Running

                Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                The Glycerin 12 is a great update to its predecessor. The 12 is light weight, comfortable, more durable, and run ready right out oft the he box. I ran 3 marathons in the Glycerin 10's. They were a great shoe, although a little bulky and heavy. The 11's were comfy and lighter but wore out quickly and I didn't feel they offered as much support. The 12's are a great blend of comfort, support, and durability. I just completed the Portland Marathon in 12's. They performed extremely well. This is a shoe I will purchase again.

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

                It's Brooks. Nuff Said.

                By Odie

                from Seattle

                About Me Avid Athlete

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Breathable
                • Comfortable
                • Cushions Impact
                • Good Arch Support

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Road Running

                  Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                  Every couple of years I see something new and get sucked in to trying it. This year's experiement was with the Hoka Bondi, which just didn't work. Called in the Road Runner fit guarantee, returned them for the Glycerin 12, and remembered why I should never stray. Did 8 miles the first day on them with nary a problem, now rotate them with my Pure Flows and Cascadias. Brooks for life.

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

                  Long Run Comfort

                  By Mark

                  from San Diego

                  About Me Avid Athlete

                  Verified Reviewer

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Cushions Impact
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Road Running

                    Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                    Marathon distance on the training schedule but ankle problem surfacing. Bought this shoe. Ankle problem vanished and comfortable run was had less than a week later. Happy runner!

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

                    Awesome

                    By Master Kevin

                    from Spotswood, NJ

                    About Me Avid Athlete

                    Pros

                    • Comfortable
                    • Cushions Impact
                    • Good Arch Support
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Pavement

                      Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                      Great Product! Love the improvements!

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

                      Very Nice Shoe

                      By Michael

                      from Boston, MA

                      About Me Avid Athlete

                      Pros

                      • Comfortable
                      • Cushions Impact

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Road Running

                        Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                        I am 5'10" and 165 lbs. Run 10-15 miles/week and some 5K racing. I also do a good bit of walking each week.

                        Very nice feel to these shoes. Comfortable on pavement and they fit very well. I also run in the Brooks Pure Flow.

                        I ran in the 11s and found they wore more quickly than I thought they should. Not yet sure about these.

                        Overall, I'm very satisfied.

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

                        Great shoe!

                        By Buzzsaw

                        from Marlton, NJ

                        About Me Gym Rat

                        Pros

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

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Pavement

                          Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                          I have couple pairs of the Glycerin 10s (skipped the 11s since the 10s were still holding up), which was a great shoe for my foot type. The 12s are even better. These shoes are so well-cushioned and comfortable right out of the box. They really didn't require a break-in period. Ran a 5k race in them a week after receiving the order and couldn't be happier.

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

                          Awesome shoe !

                          By Coachjimw

                          from Folsom, CA

                          About Me Avid Athlete

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable
                          • Cushions Impact
                          • Fast

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Endurance Training

                            Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                            This is a great shoe right out of the box. Feels great on the road, track and trail.

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

                            Soft Solid performer

                            By Bill

                            from Los Angeles

                            About Me Avid Athlete

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Breathable
                            • Comfortable
                            • Cushions Impact

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Road Running

                              Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                              If you have 2 pairs of shoes this can be the soft one.

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

                              Better than 11

                              By Venkatraman

                              from Princeton, NJ

                              About Me Avid Athlete

                              Verified Reviewer

                              Pros

                              • Breathable
                              • Cushions Impact
                              • Good Arch Support
                              • Lightweight

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Road Running

                                Comments about Mens Brooks Glycerin 12 Running Shoe:

                                I have been using glycerin 11 for more than a year now and was happy with that but Glycerin 12 is much better...i am a heavy runner with pain on my heel but didnt feel any discomfort on the new glcerin 12

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

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