Kids need the best vision for every challenge they face this upcoming year and SportRx has the latest information on all the top brands and their trends available. Check out the list below for this year’s REXY nominees for the “Best Kids’ Eyeglasses” category. After the REXY award show, check back here to see which frame will come out on top.

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Best Kids’ Eyeglasses
1. Oakley Cartwheel
2. Nike 5040
3. Ray-Ban Junior RY1554
4. Wiley X Flip

Best Kids’ Eyeglasses

When it comes to kids’ prescription glasses, nothing can be more imperative than that perfect frame for those long hours of reading novels and wrapping up book reports. A serious pair of sturdy prescription eyeglasses are what every kid or teen needs for long after-school learning and in-class tasks! Here are the top models for this upcoming year.


Nike 5040

For that pop of energy and classic Nike look, the Nike 5040 checks all the boxes. With a durable and lightweight full-rim design, the Nike 5040 stays comfortable throughout a whole day of activities. The 5040 also won the award for the “Best Kids’ Eyeglasses” in this year’s REXY awards show.

Nike 5040

Nike 5040 in Matte Black/Volt with Clear Lens

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Key Nike 5040 Features:

  • Unisex Style
  • Lightweight and Durable
  • REXY winner

Oakley Cartwheel

Part of the Youth Oakley Eyeglass Collection, Oakley Cartwheel is designed to be lightweight and strong. The softer edges of the frame add a more feminine variety to the collection. The unique strength to weight ratio makes these a perfect pair of eyeglasses whether it’s time for focus or fun. The Cartwheel is also one of the nominees for the REXY awards.

Oakley Cartwheel Eyeglasses in Polished Ice Blue

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Key Oakley Cartwheel Features:

  • Durable full rim construction
  • O-Matter frame material
  • Three-point fit system

Ray-Ban Junior RY1554

With classic-shaped frames and high-quality spring hinges, Ray-Ban Junior RY 1554’s both fashionable and comfortable. The acetate frame features a keyhole bridge with an overall look that is just a bit oversized. These versatile eyeglasses are sure to add spunk to your child’s everyday look. The RY1554 is also a nominee for this year’s REXYs.

Ray-Ban Youth RY1554 in Havana with Clear Lenses

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Key Ray-Ban Junior RY 1554 Features:

  • Keyhole Nose bridge
  • High-quality spring hinges
  • Lightweight frame material

Wiley X Flip

Rounding up the top kid’s eyeglasses list is the Wiley X Flip. As part of the Youth Force series, the Wiley X Flip features lenses that meet the ANSI Z87.1 Standards for ultimate protection. Built with Triloid nylon and flexible spring hinges the frame is more resilient to rough wear and tear. Durability and style combine to make eyeglasses that can be worn with confidence. The Flip is the last nominee for the best kid’s eyeglasses category for the REXYs.

Wiley X Flip Eyeglasses

Wiley X Flip in Red

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Key Wiley X Flip Features:

  • Unisex design
  • ANSI Z87.1 Standard Certified
  • Durable and Flexible frame

Prescription Youth Eyewear

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