TLDR; Good swim, good bike, battled the run, 2 min PB. Also available on FB with images.
The lead up to this year’s edition of Husky, my 5th go around, was not exactly smooth sailing. Aside from some gear concerns (bike breaks and swim goggles) I spent the best part of 3 days off work, sick. Constant light-headedness and the occasional headache led to ever-increasing anxiety over my ability to even get around the course come Sunday.
A 4:40 am alarm, the usual early morning routine and a short stroll saw us get to transition at 6 am. My head was still not 100%, but I was now in "get i