If the time has come to decide to have another child. You still have all the products and accessories, such as cribs, playpens, and the stroller, of your first child in perfect condition. But this one is still tiny, surely you are thinking that buying a double stroller would be very expensive, especially if the one you used previously is still in good condition. Then what to do when you need to go out with both of you or take a walk? Your son is too young to give up his stroller to his little brother entirely, and you are worried about having to carry him as he is growing and gaining weight. Bringing your new child in your arms is not a long-term solution either. It can be uncomfortable and even dangerous.
There is a product that can be ideal for solving this predicament in the market: Stroller Boards. These are sliding boards, similar to scooters, that you can attach to your already functional stroller. Being protected from falls by the parent’s body at all times it allows a child to stand up safely and practically. This way you, can solve the transportation problem more simply and cheaply. Moreover child is having a lot of fun traveling in one of these instead of his seat. (This also serves to distract him from the fact that now his little brother will be the one stick with the stroller seat, it’s a win-win situation). Here we will look at some of the most popular slide boards on the market. This will help you find the right one for you and your child.
Lascal BuggyBoard Maxi
This slider board is compatible with almost 99% of the stroller brands on the market. This table is made of high-quality plastic materials that make it very resistant; It has a three-wheel system capable of supporting a child up to 66lbs. Thanks to its universal adapter design, this board can easily be attached to your stroller frame and will stay securely attached to the stroller. In addition to being equally easy to remove and fold, having safety to avoid involuntary unfolding, and thus you can easily use your stroller only if you need it.
Bumbleride Mini Stroller Board
This board is made of ecological wood and it has plastic wheels. It has a design similar to that of a skateboard compatible with Bumbleride Indie and Indie Twin products. You can fix the slider to the rear chassis of these cars without any problem. The size of its stable platform is quite broad. The child will be able to stand up without problems, in addition to being anti-slip for more excellent safety. Said plank can support a child up to 44lbs in a comfortable, safe, and fun way for the child. When the stroller has to be stored, the slider can be easily unhooked. If it is hooked to the chassis of your stroller, it will not be able to fold. It is advisable to remove it before doing this.
Guzzie + Guss Hitch Ride-On Stroller Board
Designed to carry kids up to 62lbs, the Guzzie + Guss Hitch Ride-On is a sliding board. It features a secure, easy-to-fit connector. It is compatible with over 90% of the stroller brands out there. Its quirky design allows children to be carried in a higher way to avoid constantly tripping over them when pushing the stroller (Yes, that is something that happens). Made of plastic, it has a comprehensive and non-slip surface. It is so that your baby has a little more freedom when it comes to moving, as well as being out of danger of falling during the walk.
Baby Jogger Stroller Board
Oh, Baby Jogger, is there something they don’t do right? (Yes, there is, do not mention it), the slider offered by this renowned brand is made of high-strength plastic, non-slip rubber. It has an easy-to-place connector compatible with the rear chassis of its City Mini 2, City Select models, City Mini GT2, and City Select Lux. It can support a child up to 45lbs and still roll smoothly and safely. Its model also stands out in its lightness. It is also easy to place and disconnect for when it is not needed and not taking up much space. Baby Jogger, you have done it again.
Mountain Buggy Freerider Stroller Board
The Mountain Buggy brand stands out for robust manufacturing products. They are also super practical and durable, like its line of strollers. And the Feerider is no exception; This slider is an excellent and easy to use model designed for active families; this can be attached to the back of the stroller chassis in a super-easy way. Besides, this model comes with a surprise that will be pleasant for your children. This model is not only a sliding board but also possible to transform it into a full-fledged skateboard, with brakes and lights. You have to turn the wheels, thus offering a dual functionality characteristic of Mountain Buggy products. With a capacity of 110lbs, this slider/skateboard will be able to last a long time for your child without any problem.
Uppababy Vista PiggyBack Ride-Along Board
Designed with wood and plastic, this model from the Uppababy brand is a lightweight, easy-to-hook slider aimed at their Uppababy Vista line of strollers. It has the advantage of being light and easy to store. Thanks to the fact that its size is not very bulky. It is also possible to fold it together with the stroller, which is a great pro when it comes to saving space. This board is made for kids up to 55lbs. Aimed at making slide rides a safer and more fun activity for your little one.
When buying these stroller boards, there are several fundamental factors to take into account. Not all brands and models will be able to offer you a universal hitch system when adding it to your stroller. Another aspect to consider is that not all boards have the same age and weight limits. These facts are essential for reasons of the safety of your child.