Brooks Ricochet 4

The expected release date for the Brooks Ricochet 4 is October 21, 2022.

The Brooks Ricochet 4 will have the following features & updates:

  • The Brooks Ricochet 4 will be absolutely super breathable with the new model with a flat knit soft weave and a more roomy fit.
  • There will be plenty of fresh designs and colors available to you.
  • As for the Midsole and cushioning, you can expect a soft and energizing combination of DNA BioMoGo and DNA Loft cushioning.
  • The outsole will be more durable and much more lightweight.
  • Overall the new model will be designed for a much more lightweight feel and a smoother ride.
  • Furthermore, the enhanced heel fit will prevent heel slipping.

Latest Version of the Brooks Ricochet


Brooks Ricochet


  • The recommended price according to manufacturers for the new Brooks Ricochet 4 will be around $129.00.
  • If you look out for entry deals and specials, you may be able to find the new Brooks Ricochet model at a lower price range.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • The Brooks Ricochet 4 will provide excellent arch support for a normal to a higher arch type.
  • It will offer neutral support and, therefore, will not be suitable for excessive overpronation.


  • The new model will be suitable for road and hard surfaces.
  • It will not be advised on outdoor terrains and wet terrains as it will be a road-specific shoe.


  • Uses for the new Brooks Ricochet model will vary.
  • You can use the new model for jogging, walking, or casual everyday wear.
  • However, I would not advise it a like a long distance or marathon running shoe.


  • All in all, you will be quite surprised at the durability of the new model.
  • The sole will be a durable rubber, and the uppers a flexible fabric that will also last quite long.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • As far as the fit and sizing go, the fit will still be a medium-type fit.
  • The toe box, however, will be quite roomy and accommodating.
  • Furthermore, you may be able to select from more width options.


  • The weight will be estimated at around 266 grams for men and 238 grams for ladies.
  • This will be quite lightweight and comfortable every day wearing shoes from brooks.

Elevation of the Brooks Ricochet 4

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • The heel height will be around 26 mm, not much changed.
  • The heel height will be efficient as with the predecessor.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • The Forefoot will remain the same 16 mm height.
  • The height is adequate, and not much will change.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • There will be a similar 8mm heel to drop.
  • This heel-to-toe drop provides light stability and a more even platform for an everyday wear shoe.

Components of the Brooks Ricochet 4


  • The Outsole on the New Brooks Richochet will be extremely lightweight.
  • It will still consist of a durable high traction rubber.


  • The Midsole will offer to energize, and springy feel cushioning.
  • It will have adapted DNA BioMoGo midsole cushioning as well as a combination of softer AMP cushioning.
  • Overall the midsole will create a much more energizing feel and a super-lightweight ride.


  • The entire uppers will be refreshed in design.
  • It will be a loose-knit breathable fit that is slightly roomier and accommodating.
  • You may also be able to get some wider width options.


Brooks Ricochet 4

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