Re: [messengers] footdown

Date: 10 Sep 2010 08:27:29 +0200
From: Kenton Hoppas <kentonhoppas@xxxxxxxxx>


Bega, you going to win the main race? I hope so!

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On Sep 9, 2010, at 10:55 PM, shawn blumenfeld <shawnbega@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> The last of the exhibition events, the violent game of Footdown served
> as a way to let off some steam before the Championship events begin
> tomorrow night.
> Brooklyn's Aaron Four Nine Lipke took the individual, and Team FU
> captained by DC's "Coach" took the team. Once again the messengers
> opened their pockets, and the "buy your way back in" format raised
> another Q500 for the food drive.
> 
> Tha art show was a sight to see. It was the equivelant of shutting
> down times square. The main road in Pana was filled with local
> artists, and the kids came out by the hundreds for the art cllinique
> with tons of donated supplies from the messengers.
> 
> We also had the first of the IFBMA open forums with Warsaw detailing
> plans for the CMWC next year, and several cities bidding for 2012.
> 
> Friday we have the World Welcome Party, and the first of the
> Championship events with the bunny hop, track stand, and backwords
> circles.
> 
> And it never rained today. Not at all. A much needed break in the
> weather especially for the locales here. It's amazing how fast they
> rebuild. Most of the roads between here and Guate are opened now. Too
> bad really, I don't think anyone would mind getting stuck in Pana for
> an extra couple of days.
> 
> 
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