New BOB® BlazeTM Performance Stroller is the Ultimate Training Partner for Active Parents
Thanks to its ergonomic design and easy push-ability, BOB Gear’s lean and mean stroller enables fitness-minded parents to continue training for that next big race
September 20, 2018:BOB Gear, a leading manufacturer of high-quality jogging strollers and accessories for active families, introduces the BOB® Blaze™ Performance Stroller, its latest fixed-wheel design with unmatched stability. Now available at REI Co-op, exclusively through 2018, the Blaze™ is the ultimate training partner and features an ergonomic design for long distance runs; 16” semi-slick, air-filled tires built for speed; a hand-activated front caliper brake for downhill control; and extra secure storage can be found in the zip-top cargo basket and the included handlebar console.
“Empowering parents to share their active lifestyles with their children is extremely important to us,” said Kaitlin Bissett, BOB Gear Product Manager. “Whether training for a race or following their passion for running, parents will love how the BOB® Blaze™ Performance Stroller gives them the tools needed to hit new personal records and experience the outdoors with their little ones riding safely and comfortably in tow.”
The BOB® Blaze™ Performance Stroller (US MSRP: $499.99), available exclusively at REI, is currently available in Citron (black with bright yellow-green accents). The Blaze™ offers mountain bike style suspension with up to three inches of compression travel, giving little ones an ultra-smooth ride. An adjustable handlebar helps ensure the perfect fit for parents of all heights; and fully upright seating lets kids take in the world on each adventure. The Blaze™ also features a UPF 50+ canopy to protect against harmful sun rays and includes a unique peek & chat window so parents can check on and chat with their child along the way.
“REI is committed to offering high-quality, thoughtfully designed products that give families the freedom to go outside and enjoy an active lifestyle together,” said Jason Saslow, buyer at REI Co-op. “The BOB® Blaze™ Performance Stroller delivers on that commitment, and we’re excited to have it exclusively available at our stores across the country and at REI.com.”
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About BOB Gear®
For over 20 years, BOB Gear has been a leading manufacturer of high-quality and elite-performing strollers and accessories that help facility active family endeavors. Designed for new families, BOB stroller models combine durability and versatile “grow-with-the-family” features to offer parents a product that can successfully support a variety of activities through multiple years and children. In 2011, Britax Child Safety, Inc., acquired BOB Gear. For more information, please visit: http://www.bobgear.com/.
About the REI Co-op
REI is a specialty outdoor retailer, headquartered near Seattle. The nation's largest consumer co-op, REI is a growing community of more than 17 million members who expect and love the best quality gear, inspiring expert classes and trips, and outstanding customer service. REI has 151 stores in 36 states. If you can't visit a store, you can shop at http://wwwREI.com, http://www.REI.com/rei-garage.com or the free REI shopping app.