I am one of the great ones disciples but haven't trained with them for about 7 years....I keep wanting to make a comeback but Noosa is all I can contemplate atm.
Opinions are like assholes, everyone has one.
I think you need a alot of talent, mental toughness and a great work ethic to be able to achieve it.
I also believe in quality over quantity, but some people like the quantity to give them the confidence.
Btw, I have not and never will go sub 10, cause I don't want it bad enough and I have a life outside of tri and ain't no tri wanker.
Oh and my PB is 10.52 which this hack will be happy to take to the grave.