If you haven't taken the Motorcycle Safety Foundation course, do that. Practice control techniques off the pavement when you can, and try to carry that over to the road. Don't forget, everyone wants to kill you. Drive safely.
thank you for the advice
my dad lives a few hundred miles from here but he told me some professional riders put on a racing/defensive driving/safety class... be funny taking that in a tw next to 636's and busas and gsxr's... but im gonna do ituntil then the training from the chp will have to do.