Once I was happy enough with Gordon I got 'Bill' out for a run round.
A BMW R1200S - I was pleasantly surprised how he behaved on track. Once I had dialled the Ohlins suspension in, he was most competent.
The Freddie Spencer school uses the pillion experience to help to assist with the understanding or 'feel' of throttle and braking techniques.
Another of Mariska's excellent photos captures my fellow supermono rider Jan getting an insight.