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Best Running Strollers Reviewed by a Hiking Mom and a Running Dad

Today we’re talking about best running strollers 2018. But don’t close the page if you’re not a runner! Another name for such strollers is all-terrain strollers. They are not only for runners. They are for all active families and adventure-loving parents.

Do you jog from time to time? You don’t have to wait until the kid falls asleep or run before they wake up, or go practicing your hobby while your significant other has to take care of your little ones.

With a running stroller, you can take your kid for a ride. Best running strollers are designed so that the kid is safe and comfortable even if the speed is high and terrain rough. And don’t worry that you’ll get much more tired because of pushing the stroller. Best running strollers 2018 require only one-hand gentle push and they go! I, the Active Mom, was surprised when I pushed such a stroller with my toddler inside for the first time because I felt like I’d have pushed air or a vehicle made of cardboard.

Do you hike? Do you like exploring new places, maybe wild and undiscovered, with no pavements? Do you go to the beach regularly? Or maybe you live in a desert? If you’ve answered yes for any of these questions, I’m sure that a running stroller can add much comfort to your family walks and adventures.

Described below all terrain strollers ride over rough terrain smooth for the kid and make pushing kids a breeze for parents. They are easy to maneuver. Light and easy to push. They provide a smooth ride on road and off road. They push effortlessly with one hand Perfect for intense workouts, casual strolls and family adventures on beaches, sand, hiking trails, grass.

Take your adventures (or running) to the max! Read the descriptions of popular and bestselling on Amazon running strollers and see what they could add to your comfort.

Technical terms of best running strollers 2018 defined

What is a swivel-locking front wheel? Such a wheel, which is a part of most running strollers, has two options:

1. It can be unlocked. Swiveling wheel makes maneuverability easier. With swiveling wheel, it’s easier to take turns and push in tight spaces.

2. When the front wheel is locked, the stroller is more stable while pushing and doesn’t turn easily. This option is a must for comfortable running with a stroller (on road or off road) and it also helps to push through a rough terrain.

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1 | Joovy Zoom 360 Ultralight Jogging Stroller

+ high seat giving the kid great visibility

+ multi-position seat recline – kid’s comfort is a priority on the list of best running strollers 2018

+ big canopy

+ plenty leg room

+ runs straight with the addition of the straight rear axle

+ swivel front wheel that locks

+ easy to maneuver

+ mesh pockets for snacks and little items – a very convenient detail while considering best running strollers 2018

+ two beverage holders

+ zippered pocket

+ allows to walk or run with a newborn or infant in a car seat (using adapters, sold separately)

+ includes a tire pump for the pneumatic tires

+ lightweight

+ easy compact fold

+ compact to store

Technical details

For kids up to 75 lbs.

Wheels dimensions: 16” rear wheels and 12.5” front wheel.

Stroller weight: 25.7 lbs.

Available in 4 colors: black, blueberry, charcoal, red.

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2 | Thule Urban Glide 2.0 Jogging Stroller

+ swivel front wheel that locks

+ easy to maneuver

+ all-terrain stroller

+ handbrake for easier speed control – we cannot imagine best running strollers 2018 without it

+ secure and comfortable seat with 5-point harness

+ big, multi-position canopy

+ reclining seat (convenient and simple one-hand recline)

+ compact fold for easy storage and transportation

+ ergonomic, adjustable handlebar

+ big storage basket with zip-top cover – when you’re running off road, your things won’t bounce out

+ rear mesh pocket and additional two mesh pockets for snacks, toys or other little items

+ lightweight

Technical details

For kids up to 75 lbs.

Wheels dimensions: 16” rear wheels.

Stroller weight: 25.3 lbs.

Available in 4 colors: black, dark grey, red, blue.

Complementary products for more comfortable rides

Thule Infant Car Seat Adapter, Thule Stroller Snack Tray, Organizer, Bumper Bar (the kid can hold onto it while in the stroller), Sleeping Bag Footmuff (compatible with 5-point harness), Cup Holder/Bottle Cage, Rain Cover.

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3 | BOB 2016 Revolution FLEX Jogging Stroller

+ swiveling-locking front wheel

+ pneumatic tires

+ handlebar adjustable in 9 positions to fit parents of all heights

+ reclining seat (from fully upright down to 70 degrees from vertical)

+ 5-point safety harness

+ big canopy shade

+ large cargo basket

+ easy fold

+ seat material is durable and easy to clean

+ compatible with car seats (using car seat adapter, sold separately)

Be aware of the CONS

– no handbrake (look for this feature in BOB Revolution PRO, number 5 on the list)

  • Technical details

For kids up to 75 lbs (weight includes luggage).

Kid’s maximum height: 44”.

Wheels dimensions: 16” rear wheels and 12.5” front wheel.

Stroller weight: 28.5 lbs.

Available in 6 colors: black, orange, blue, green, lunar, red.

Complementary products for more comfortable rides

Bob Stroller Handlebar Console with Tire Pump, Snack Tray, Weather Shield

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4 | BOB Rambler Jogging Stroller

+ extra-large UPF 50+ canopy for maximum protection from sun, wind and rain

+ fully upright seat that allows the kid to observe the world around reclines easily with one hand

+ 5-point safety harness with easy height-adjustment

+ mountain bike like suspension for ultra-smooth ride

+ air-filled tires

+ wheels easily take on bumps – a must-have feature for all best running strollers 2018

+ swivel-locking front wheel: swivels for easy maneuverability and can be locked for more stability when you jog on-road or off-road

+ parking brake for both rear wheels, activated by foot

+ spacious sitting area

+ storage basket

+ possible to pair with car seat with an adapter, for example with BOB B-Safe 35 Infant Car Seat by Britax + BOB Infant Car Seat Adapter

+ easy to fold

+ wheels are compact for easier storage

Be aware of the CONS

– no pockets (only the basket)

– the handlebar cannot be adjusted for different heights, which is a standard in most of other best running strollers 2018

Technical details

Kid weight: up to 75 lbs.

Kid height: up to 44”.

Wheels size: 12”.

Stroller weight: 25 lbs.

Material: sturdy, aluminum frame – lightweight and durable, high-impact polymer wheels with air-filled tires

Available in 2 colors: black, blue.

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5 | BOB Revolution PRO Jogging Stroller

The most deluxe Bob all-terrain stroller.

+ rear drum brakes are hand-activated to provide maximum control on downhill slopes

+ swiveling-locking front wheel

+ adjustable padded handlebar – 9 positions to fit parents of all heights

+ foot-activated parking brake

+ fully upright seat

+ one-hand reclining seat for maximum kid’s comfort – you can run for hours and it’s even not a problem when the little one would like to sleep!

+ reclines to the fully flat position suitable for walking with a lying infant before they gain head control

+ huge canopy provides great coverage for the kid

+ harness with easy to adjust height design

+ large cargo basket

+ air-filled tires – a must to be on the list of best running strollers 2018

+ adjustable suspension system: 3 inches of travel and two levels of weight support for an ultra-smooth ride

+ easy fold for convenient transportation and storage

+ for kids from 8 weeks old

+ possible to pair it with BOB B-Safe 35 Infant Car Seat by Britax with the BOB Infant Car Seat Adapter

Technical details

For kids from 8 weeks old up to 75 lbs.

Material: poly and dobby weave fabrics with water repellent coating and open-cell foam padding, high impact polymer wheels with air-filled tires

Available in 3 colors: black, canyon (orange), lagoon (blue).

Complementary products for more comfortable rides

Bob Stroller Handlebar Console with Tire Pump, Snack Tray

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6 | Double stroller: Baby Trend Expedition Double Jogger Stroller

+ it pushes effortlessly with one hand (with kids inside!)

+ multi-position seat recline, separately adjustable for each seat

+ 5-point safety harness

+ adjustable canopy to keep the sun out of kids’ eyes even if they are siblings of different heights

+ partitioned large storage basket and a pocket behind each seat

+ covered storage compartment

+ parent tray with 2 cup holders

+ durable handlebar material – rubber

+ swivel-locking front wheel

+ foot-activated rear brake

+ lightweight

+ quick and easy compact fold and easy to lift folded

Be aware of the CONS

– seat fabric isn’t very breathable

Technical details

For kids from 6 months up to 50 lbs (for each kid).

Kids height: up to 42”.

Wheels dimensions: 14” rear wheels and 12” front wheel.

Stroller weight: 32 lbs.

Stroller size: 31.5” W x 46” L x 42” H.

Material: durable rubber pneumatic bicycle tires

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