A Run Can Change a Day, A Life, The World: Brooks

A Run Can Change a Day, A Life, The World: Brooks

July 29, 2020

"We believe a run can change a day, a life, the world" - Brooks 

Made by runners for runners. Brooks focuses on providing high quality running shoes that fit right and feel great the moment you put your feet in.

How have they become and continue to be one of the most successful and most popular running shoe brands on the market? The answer is simple, they live by the following 6 principles:

1. Running is a gift, Run Happy. Every day with a run is better. Every run brings you closer to your best self. And you end every run in a better place than you started. 

Brooks Runners

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2. Build great running gear. When your focus is what you do best, you do it better. Brooks' goal is to make each run better than the last, this guides every engineering choice they make. 

3. Try, try, and try again. Brooks engineer their gear in the lab, but they bring it to like on the unique, real world humans who will wear it. This is the result of tireless biomechanical research with runners of every size, strength and experience. But most of all, it's the result of listening. 

4. Sweat every detail. The process is simple: create solutions for runners, test them over miles, assess feedback ad repeat. Every groove in the roles of your Brooks shoes, every inch of fabric in your hear and every single stitch has a reason to exist. If it doesn't improve your run, you won't see it in their gear.

Brooks Runners

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5. The planet is our home. More than 100 million people run outside, so t's critical we care for the world we share. That means Brooks works hard to minimize their environmental impact, creating positive social impact, and being transparent about areas where they can do better. All the while, giving back and supporting causes that get people moving. 

6. We are all runners. This is as much for them as it is for you and I. Their offices have locker rooms. They run on lunch, in between meetings, pretty much anytime they can. Put simply, they make the best running gear because hey want to go running in it!

Brooks Runners

 "The proof is in the run, not marketing speak. When we deliver on our promises, you have a better run. Let’s celebrate together the transformative power of the run. And let’s shine a spotlight on those who inspire us not just to run, but to be better people as a result." - Jim Weber, Brooks Running CEO

 

Run Happy with Brooks: Click here to browse our selection of Brooks Runners!

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[OLD] Sizing Charts

FOOTWEAR:

European Sizing chart conversion:

*Please note that these conversion charts serve as a general guideline, actual fitting may vary by style.

Women’s

US

4.5-5

5.5-6

6.5-7

7.5-8

8.5-9

9.5-10

10.5-11

11.5-12

12.5-13

EU

35

36

37

38

39

40

41

42

43

 

Men’s

US

7.5-8

8.5-9

9.5-10

10.5-11

11.5-12

12.5-13

13.5-14

14.5-15

EU

41

42

43

44

45

46

47

48

 

SOCKS :

Sockwell

Brooks

Sock Size

US Men's Shoe Size

US Women's Shoe Size

Euro Shoe Size

Small

 

4 - 6.5

34 - 37

Medium

6 - 8.5

7 - 9.5

38 - 41

Large

9 - 11.5

10 - 12.5

42 - 45

XL

12 - 14.5

 

46 - 49


ANKLE BRACES:

 

Bauerfeind

 

Professional Orthopedic Products (POP)

  

DJO - Roboboots – Short and Tall

SHOE SIZE MEN

SHOE SIZE WOMEN

SIZE

Up to 4

Up to 5

XS

4 - 7

5 - 8

S

7 - 10

8 - 11

M

10 - 13

11 - 15

L

13+

15+

XL

 

 

 

DJO- Aircast Airsport

DESCRIPTION

MEN

WOMEN

SIZE

Left

Up to 5

Up to 5

X-Small

Right

Up to 5

Up to 5

X-Small

Left

5.5 - 7

5.5 - 8.5

Small

Right

5.5 - 7

5.5 - 8.5

Small

Left

7.5 - 11

9 - 12.5

Medium

Right

7.5 - 11

9 - 12.5

Medium

Left

11.5 - 13

13 - 14.5

Large

Right

11.5 - 13

13 - 14.5

Large

Left

13.5 +

15 +

X-Large

Right

13.5 +

15 +

X-Large

  

KNEE BRACES:

 

Bauerfeind

 

 

 

Ossur

Size

Circumference*

*Circumference measured 6” above mid-patella

XSmall

11.5" (29cm) to 13.75" (35cm)

Small

13.75" (35cm) to 16" (41cm)

Medium

16" (41cm) to 18" (46cm)

Large

18" (46cm) to 20.5" (52cm)

XLarge

20.5" (52cm) to 22.5" (57cm)

XXLarge

22.5" (57cm) to 24.75" (63cm)

XXXLarge

24.75" (63cm) to 28.5" (72cm)

XXXXLarge

28.5" (72cm) to 32" (81cm)

 

DJO

*Measurements taken 6” above mid-patella

SIZE

MEASUREMENT

XS/S

13" - 18.5" (33 - 47 cm)

M/L

18.5" - 23.5" (47 - 60 cm)

XL/XXL

23.5" - 29.5" (60 - 75 cm)

XXXL

29.5" - 31" (75 - 79 cm)


 

ELBOW BRACES:

Bauerfeind

 

 

HAND BRACES:

 

Professional Orthopedic Products (POP)

 

Size

Wrist Circ.

X-Small

4 ¾" - 5 ½"

Small

5 ½" - 6 ¼"

Medium

6 ¼" - 7"

Large

7" - 7 ¾"

X-Large

7 ¾" - 8 ½"


 

Orliman (thumb brace)

 

Size

Wrist

Circumference

in CM   (A)

 

Length

in CM   (B)

Small

14 - 18

11

Large

18 - 22

13