Brooks’s Softest Shoe Is Lighter, More Flexible, and Still Pleasantly Plush
With less bulk, the 18 feels like the fastest Glycerin yet—a triumph for a trainer usually relegated as a recovery shoe.
Fans of the Glycerin 17 said the shoe would be even better if it were more flexible and lighter. Brooks listened—and even threw in more midsole foam.
Plush interior bootie for an all-around soft fit
DNA Loft foam and an OrthoLite sockliner provide a soft platform
3D Fit Print saddle and double-jacquard mesh for stretch, breathability, structure