Since we have been busy in the kitchen making some extremely delicious treats for our family it is important to balance that with some exercise to help maintain a healthy lifestyle. For new parents this can be a hard task to achieve as energy, motivation, and time are often lacking. However, jogging strollers may be a great way to overcome some of these obstacles to help you get your fitness goals back on track. They are convenient, fun for kids, and give extra resistance when running to increase the amount of calories you end up burning.
Running strollers are on the rise, and one model that we have bought and used has really done wonders for our family. We thought we would share with you our experience with the BOB Revolution Flex stroller and how it helped our family get back into shape. It has been recently rated as the best jogging stroller of 2018 on Marathon-training.net and there are many solid reasons for this ranking. Here are just some of the ways that this running stroller can help parents achieve their exercise goals.
Features of the Flex Jogger
Some of the best features of the BOB Flex include:
- Its front wheel can swivel allowing you for easy maneuverability. The wheel can also lock to allow for added stability.
- The flex stroller is an all terrain stroller and is a perfect model for day to day adventures and is suitable for children from the age of 8 weeks and weigh up to 75 pounds.
- Has an adjustable suspension system can take bumps in stride gracefully. This is because it offers three inches of travel and also two stages of load support giving your child an ultra smooth ride.
- Its adjustable handlebars ist fit for all parents of different height. The handlebars offer up to 9 positions that create a perfect fit for all heights.You can pair the stroller with a BOB B-safe infant seat to create a safe travel system for your lifestyle.
- The BOB stroller has parking brakes that allow you to secure a stopped position whenever you are engaged with something.
- It has an easy 2-step fold mechanism that allows you for easy and convenient moving and storage.
- Comes with a travel system ready feature that allows you just to use the infant seat adapter. This accessory adapter enable for easy and quick attachment of the child car seat or even the snack tray.
- Large air-filled wheels on high impact polymer that gives you a smooth drive whether you are on the road or off-road.
- It has an extra large cargo basket that will allow you to keep all your gears, supplies and also a few toys.
- The stroller has a multi-position canopy that allows you to adjust for protection and a wide viewing window that allows you keep an eye on your child as your stroll or jog.
- The seats are ultra padded, adjustable and are reclining for heighten seating comfort. The 5- point padded harness will make your child secure and comfortable.
Some of the benefits of the flex stroller include:
- Stroller has advanced features for easy maneuverability.
- Its large hood is close and is useful for blocking the wind and torrential downpour.
- The stroller is ideal for both running and walking. It is the best stroller for outdoor activities and in areas where a typical stroller would not be able to work.
- Comes with adapters that help you even accommodate the infant car seat.
- This model is light and folds easily and relatively flat.
Some of the clients who have bought this stroller have raised issues and complained about the model saying that:
- The basket cover tears easily within weeks of use.
- If you want to collapse the stroller, you have to remove the car seat adapter every time; the clients considered this annoying.
- When you don’t have its sun shade extended, the fold will hit your child’s head.
- This model is difficult to wrap and requires a lot of muscle.
There are numerous health benefits to running with a stroller which makes this such a worthwhile endeavor. Having something that your love to use and your child loves to ride in can make all of the difference in the world. Even though the BOB Revolution Flex is not a perfect stroller, it is as close as you can possibly get. We have had great success using this particular model to help us shed some extra pounds while including the entire family. BOB strollers are an investment, but they can really pay huge dividends in the end by providing you a great bonding experience with the kids while keeping yourself healthy.