106 Carson Iguana Racer Review

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I review Carson Footwear’s Iguana racer running shoe. Zero drop, polyurethane midsole, sock-like upper, minimalist feel with moderate protection from rocks.

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The good:

  • Flexible sole
  • Breathable mesh uppers, with leather reinforcements in key areas
  • Grippy rubber outsole
  • Wide forefoot
  • Great traction
  • Comfortable soft 4mm EVA cushioning
  • Link to buy on Amazon

The Bad

  • Won’t protect against sharp rocks on gravel road or gnarly trail
  • Ankle collar hits ankle bone

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  • Lacks the natural feel of other Vibram FiveFingers
  • Forefoot cushion doesn’t extend to toes, creating an unnatural amount of toespring
  • Big toe pocket too small, squeezes big toe

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