YOUR SARCASM METER IS BROKE - BUT GOOD FOR YOU I HOPE YOU MAKE IT RAIN AFTER YOU GET SPONSORED
'By now it will be clear that it takes time to become an expert. Our research shows that even the most gifted performers need a minimum of ten years (or 10,000 hours) of intense training before they win international competitions. In some fields the apprenticeship is longer: It now takes most elite musicians 15 to 25 years of steady practice, on average, before they succeed at the international level.'
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this. if your skiing, and not having fun. just doing it to be better than the other person, then get the hell off the mountain. thats not what skiing is about