Re: [messengers] NACCC 2012

Date: 22 Jan 2011 05:52:55 +0100
From: Paul Ford <rollingcookie@xxxxxxxxxxx>


Well said Mr. Clooney.
 
 
 
 > >
> >
> > While I always enjoyed having some North American, Australian and Japanese
> > guests at the ECMC I don't think it should be a goal of the ECMC nor the
> > NACCC to make it more appealing for the couriers from other continents to
> > visit this events rather than making sure you'd have a good turnout from
> > your own.
> > I predict that only a small group of Europeans will attend both, the ECMC
> > in Madrid and the CMWC in Warsaw, if the date for the ECMC will be within a
> > month or less from CMWC as planned at the moment.
> > And as Squid already pointed out same thing counts for a NACCC-CMWC
> > combination next year.
> > Ever since 99 there have been pre-events to the CMWC which made the longer
> > trip worthwhile. I always liked this kind of less official events before the
> > official championship and I don't like the idea of the official continental
> > becoming a pre-event of the official worlds.
> >
> > respectfully yours
> >
> > Luk
> >
> >
> > > From: metropoloco@xxxxxxxxxxx
> > > To: messengers@xxxxxxxxx
> > > Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:09:26 -0500
> > > Subject: Re: [messengers] NACCC 2012
> > >
> > >
> > > OK- Agreed this is a great idea for people with 2 weeks plus to travel
> > etc! On the other hand if I am a messenger who can not take off this amount
> > of time (specifically a NA messenger), then I will have to choose between
> > the two events and I will choose CMWC. If this is the case for a lot of
> > people, NACCC will be attended largely by people with lots of time off that
> > summer. Sounds like a classic pre-event either way?
> > > An alternative for NACCC would be to hold it months in advance of CMWC,
> > far from Chicago and set the winners up with travel money for Chicago and
> > pre-events. Or months after..
> > > Humbly Yours-
> > > Squid
> > >
> > >
> > > > From: alleycat013@xxxxxxxxx
> > > > Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2011 13:05:16 -0600
> > > > To: joschz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > > CC: messengers@xxxxxxxxx
> > > > Subject: Re: [messengers] NACCC 2012
> > > >
> > > > Sid I mention Milwaukee has more bars per capita than any other city in
> > the US. We also have the one of the oldest bowling alleys in the county. And
> > don't get me started on the all you can eat bacon on Sunday's...
> > > > :)
> > > >
> > > > Kevin
> > > >
> > > > ----------------------------
> > > >
> > > > On Jan 19, 2011, at 12:56 PM, "joschz@xxxxxxxxx" <
> > joschz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > time possibly (hopefully)
> > > > > money? nope
> > > > > but i hope i can save enough before the summer
> > > > > ... this is more a dream than a plan...
> > > > > but ... why not?
> > > > > ;)
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > On Jan 19, 2011, at 12:38 PM, eoin mcnulty-goodwin wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > >> ah screw you guys with time and money for these deadly plans,
> > > > >> ya have the green eyed monster knockin on my door.......
> > > > >> peace ;)
> > > > >>
> > > > >> On Wed, Jan 19, 2011 at 5:56 PM, joschz@xxxxxxxxx <
> > joschz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > > >> here's a dream/idea/holiday/plan kinda thing:
> > > > >> fly from mexico to my hometown (cadiz, spain, to spend some long
> > overdue time with the family)
> > > > >> ride (along the coast) to barcelona for the ecmc pre event
> > > > >> then ride from bcn to madrid for the ecmc
> > > > >> fly to brussels
> > > > >> ride to amsterdam
> > > > >> (ride to berlin for the cmwc pre event???)
> > > > >> ride to warsaw for the cmwc
> > > > >> ...
> > > > >>
> > > > >>
> > > > >>
> > > > >>
> > > > >> On Jan 19, 2011, at 11:44 AM, bartczak stephanie wrote:
> > > > >>
> > > > >> Might as well take the whole month off and do the whole pre-events/
> > main events circuit..if only..
> > > > >>
> > > > >>
> > > > >> > From: joschz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > > >> > Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2011 09:03:08 -0600
> > > > >> > To: jeromethiriet@xxxxxx
> > > > >> > CC: messengers@xxxxxxxxx
> > > > >> > Subject: Re: [messengers] NACCC 2012
> > > > >> >
> > > > >> > they're already talking about a (maybe) pre event in barcelona
> > (end
> > > > >> > of june) for the ecmc (beginning of july)
> > > > >> > but no fixed dates yet
> > > > >> >
> > > > >> > On Jan 19, 2011, at 2:35 AM, Jérôme Thiriet wrote:
> > > > >> >
> > > > >> > > sounds reasonable. maybe madrid should think about throwing the
> > > > >> > > ECMC11 as
> > > > >> > > a pre event for warsaw if they have troubles to fix a date ;)
> > > > >> > >
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >> -------- Original-Nachricht --------
> > > > >> > >> Datum: Tue, 18 Jan 2011 17:44:12 -0600
> > > > >> > >> Von: Kevin Sparrow <kevin@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > > > >> > >> An: messengers@xxxxxxxxx
> > > > >> > >> Betreff: [messengers] NACCC 2012
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >> Hey All,
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >> We had this crazy idea for Milwaukee to host the NACCC in 2012.
> > > > >> > >> It gets
> > > > >> > >> better....
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >> Not only do we want to host the 2012 NACCC but we also want to
> > do
> > > > >> > >> it a
> > > > >> > >> week
> > > > >> > >> before the CMWC in Chicago. Think about it. 8 days 2
> > championships
> > > > >> > >> with a
> > > > >> > >> group ride from Milwaukee to Chicago in between. International
> > > > >> > >> messengers
> > > > >> > >> could experience 2 major events in 8 days in the states. It
> > could
> > > > >> > >> be the
> > > > >> > >> largest messenger celebration ever!
> > > > >> > >> We were talking about organizing a shuttle bus from Chicago to
> > > > >> > >> milwaukee
> > > > >> > >> so
> > > > >> > >> people flying in could keep a basic round trip ticket in and
> > out of
> > > > >> > >> Chicago.
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >> I am really interested to know your thoughts, especially the
> > > > >> > >> international
> > > > >> > >> folks!
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >> Kevin Sparrow & the Milwaukee Crew
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >>
> > > > >> > >> PS. I know Richmond already put in a bid for 2012 and I have
> > already
> > > > >> > >> talked
> > > > >> > >> to them about this. We thought it would be best to get the
> > > > >> > >> opinions of
> > > > >> > >> the
> > > > >> > >> community.
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> > > > >> > >
> > > > >> > > --
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