Lee Parks has been racing motorcycles in the United States and abroad since he was 14 years old. He won a WERA national endurance championship in 2001 and finished 2nd in the 1994 AMA 125GP nationals. An accomplished writer, editor, photographer, and riding instructor, Parks is perhaps best known for his editorship of Motorcycle Consumer News. From 1995 to 2000 he took a sabbatical from racing to develop his successful Advanced Riding Clinics, both of which have earned national acclaim. Parks now runs Lee Parks Design, a thriving motorcycle glove manufacturer and consulting practiceParks, Lee is the author of 'Total Control High-Performance Street Riding Techniques', published 2003 under ISBN 9780760314036 and ISBN 0760314039.