It wasn't until I borrowed an R6 and had no real issues/fright/concern dealing with its capabilities that I recognized I was at a significantly different level than I started.
Eye of the beholder, IMO. I define my level by my comfort and skills relative to what I use the bike for.
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When you're in a car, you're watching a movie; when you're on a bike, you're in the movie. --Robert Pirsig
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