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The Best Trucker Hats of 2017

A time-tested piece of headwear attracts a new cult following

A time-tested piece of headwear attracts a new cult following . (Photo: Inga Hendrickson)
A time-tested piece of headwear attracts a new cult following .

Runners wearing trucker hats? Yeah, it’s a thing. You may have noticed Ryan Hall or Jenn Shelton rocking one. Truckers are a hell of an improvement over the alternatives. Previously, our headgear was limited to a stained cotton baseball hat or a low-profile, running-specific cap. The former quickly smelled bad, and the latter just looked dumb. So runners’ adoption of this particular lid—once reserved for crusty blue-collar dudes or Brooklyn hipsters—is a good thing, not least because it injects a bit of swagger into some otherwise dorky kit. Here are our favorites. 

Blowfish Designs Signature Series.
Blowfish Designs Signature Series. (Photo: Courtesy of Blowfish Designs)

Blowfish Designs Signature Series ($24)

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Elm Company MSMR.
Elm Company MSMR. (Photo: Elm Company)

Elm Company MSMR ($24)

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ASICS Fuzex Structured.
ASICS Fuzex Structured. (Photo: ASICS)

ASICS Fuzex Structured ($26)

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The North Face Trail Trucker.
The North Face Trail Trucker. (Photo: The North Face)

The North Face Trail Trucker ($30)

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Picky Bars Trucker.
Picky Bars Trucker. (Photo: Picky Bars)

Picky Bars Trucker ($20)

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From 2017 Summer Buyer's Guide
Filed To: Summer Buyer's GuideRunningHatsClothing and Apparel
Lead Photo: Inga Hendrickson

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