Originally Posted by LuciferMutt
You misunderstand ttpete. He is advocating
consequences for a botched downshift -- how else will the rider learn to never do that again?
Considering that it's only 300 ccs, I don't think the consequences would be too bad because most beginners aren't getting into a shift caused high side situation for awhile. If they do, it'll likely be from snapping the throttle shut in a turn when the back end gets loose.