Brooks RAVENNA 2

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Brooks RAVENNA 2
With all the new technology in this update, it's practically a new shoe.

Our Review

What's new? Plenty. A new arch saddle for a more personalised fit, dual density torsion unit to control flexibility, and new cushioning material in the midsole. We say There's so much new technology in this update that it's almost a new shoe. The weight has gone up by around 20g, a reflection ...  Continue reading

Reader Reviews

5 user reviews of Brooks RAVENNA 2 See all

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wearing well - 4 months and 200 miles since buying them Continue reading...
Really good pair of trainers. I did initially buy Adidas Sequence 4 but had so many blisters took them back to sweatshop, 8 pairs tested these came out well on top! Very happy good for half marathon and 10Ks. Continue reading...
Very pleased, I was into Asics and Mizuno but now a real Brooks fan due to slim feel , weight and superb comfort. Continue reading...
Having suffered with calf soreness while I was wearing the Kayano 16, I was persuaded to buy the Brooks Ravenna. I was advised that I didn't perhaps need the level of support that the Kayano were providing.
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Great running shoes if the support and ride is right for you. Continue reading...

Discussions

How does the Ravenna 2 compare to the Adrenaline GTS11?

Posted: 21/06/2011 at 15:16

I've been running with the whole GTS series since 07, and have been pretty satisfied, but the GTS-11 is different in that it has a stiff heel "cradle" that caused me some issues on the outside of my foot. My old GTS-10's are pretty much shot, so I am trying out the Ravenna-2 as my next shoe. Ask me again in 30 days, after a hundred miles in them, and I'll give you an apples-to-apples comparison!

Posted: 14/08/2011 at 23:38

Hi Jonathan, how are the R2's going? Did you get your 100 miles done?

 I've just bought a pair today from Sweatshop.  I had done over 500miles in my GTS11's and I reckon that was about 100 miles too many, so I'm looking forward to taking the R2's out for a spin.

Posted: 08/10/2011 at 18:15



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Enhanced support and comfort
Increase in weight
  • Price: £82.00
  • Year: from 2011