There is one piece of advice I give to all new and experienced students (and I try to remember it myself...):
"The part of the motorcycle that fails most often is the nut connecting the handlebars to the seat."
Helmet laws merely delay Darwinism. I fully support an individual's right to be stupid...it eventually makes more room for the rest of us.
AMA, IBA, MSTA, BMWMOA, Ducatista, MSF RiderCoach, Track Coach, OEM Demo Team Manager
2012 R1200GS Rallye, 2013 Ducati Hypermotard SP, 2013 Honda NC700X DCT, 1990 Honda GB500 TT, 1976 Honda XL350 Enduro