One of the most important motorcycle braking tips for new riders is that the front brake on a motorcycle provides about 70 percent of the motorcycles braking power.
Braking Demonstration Video
Many new riders are afraid to use the front brake in fear of locking it up and flipping the motorcycle. Therefore, they rely on the less powerful rear brake which can get them in trouble in emergency braking situations.
It is best to learn how to use both the front and rear brakes together so that it becomes a habit.