Re: [messengers] 2012 Markus Cook Award - call for nominations

Date: 16 Sep 2012 19:42:33 +0200
From: Luc Unternährer <luc_beson@xxxxxxxxxxx>


Maybe I was still a bit drunk last sunday, BUT I still recommend you FuegO. (I'm sober now.)

ride safe.

Luc

> Date: Sun, 16 Sep 2012 16:34:59 +0200
> From: fuegal@xxxxxxxxx
> To: messvilleto@xxxxxxxxx
> CC: messengers@xxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [messengers] 2012 Markus Cook Award - call for nominations
> 
> WAAAIIITTTT !!!!!!
> 
> AYYYE my name should'nt appear into this list !
> Luc propose my name because may be ( i m sure ) he was drunk after the
> suicmc weekend !!
> We are friends but name for this nomination seems for me really to much,
> fuck yeah i m parisian proud to be, and i try to make things here, because
> we are french, that means late / unorganize etc....
> but by the way i m proud to see paris in this list, i d like to propose
> another parisian, PATRICK BOUDARD, onwner of Urban Cycle,
> of course his 2 team mate director, phil canal and boris phil's brother , i
> had a word for them too !
> Pat since 10 years manage the urban cycle compagny, he give us a try / a
> chance to work, a job, an opportunity to come into the biggest office
> somebody never had,
> Paris for us, our town !
> I start at Urban Cycle, i learn, I respect that and that's why if it's not
> too late, i don't what time is in your home,
> I 'd like to propose His name, better than mine !
> 
> 
> Good sunday for everyone who read this !
> 
> Fuego
> 
> 
> 
> 
> On Sun, Sep 16, 2012 at 2:11 PM, Joe Hendry <messvilleto@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> > Last chance to nominate someone for the Markus Cook Award. Nominations
> > will close today
> >
> > The nominations so far:
> >
> > Shawn “Bega” Blumenfeld, Washington DC
> > Lucas Brunelle, Boston
> > Chicago CMWC Crew, Chicago
> > Elle Fox, Vancouver
> > Mark Hayward, Toronto
> > Austin Horse, New York City
> > Fabrice Fuego, Paris
> > Allan Sheppard, Edmonton
> > Jérôme “Strom” Thiriet, Zurich
> >
> >
> > Here another link to page about Markus:
> >
> > http://tapewrecks.blogspot.ca/2011/08/lsid-from-mercury-to-jupitah.html
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > ________________________________
> >  From: Joe Hendry <messvilleto@xxxxxxxxx>
> > To: Messenger list <messengers@xxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Wednesday, September 5, 2012 6:25 AM
> > Subject: 2012 Markus Cook Award - call for nominations
> >
> >
> > http://messmedia.org/2012/09/05/201mca-noms-call/
> >
> >
> > It’s time to call for nominations for this year’s Markus Cook Award for
> > services to the international messenger community.
> >
> > This will be the 14th year that the award is presented. It was started by
> > Buffalo Bill in 1998, to remember Markus and to draw attention to
> > messengers whose work benefits all of us.
> > From the IFBMA’s Markus Cook Award page:
> > “The MCA for services to the International Messenger Community is not a
> > prize for winning a race. At the time the Award was conceived, CMWC was
> > beginning to be more about the racing than the happening. I [ Buffalo Bill]
> > wanted to re-establish the spirit of the championships, to restate the
> > reason that we all come to this event every year.
> > The MCA is a reflection of the axiom that everyone who comes to a CMWC is
> > a winner, whether they race or not.
> > >Markus himself was very much in love with the CMWC, and in many ways he
> > was the unlikeliest bike racer imaginable. He was several other things, of
> > course. Editor of Mercury Rising messenger zine, unofficial spokesperson of
> > the SFBMA, leader of L Sid, and a friend to all. The enthusiasm of Markus
> > brought CMWC and the international messenger community toSan Francisco, and
> > it saddens many people to this day that he did not live to see it.
> > This award is for people that inspire and empower the wider messenger
> > community, that put all of us before themselves.”
> > There is no limit to the number of nominees and anyone can nominate
> > someone. The messenger community is fortunate to have many people who are
> > willing to devote time and effort to improve the lot of others. The
> > difficult part is narrowing the list down to just one recipient every year.
> > Nominations will close on Sunday September 18
> > So send your nominations to the messenger list and/or send it to my email.
> > The basic but not so strict criteria are:
> >   – it must be mainly for activities that have taken place in the last 12
> > months; although you can also draw attention to his or her prior work.
> >  - they don’t have to be a working messenger; they can be a former
> > messenger
> > The decision will be taken by a committee of former recipients and will be
> > awarded as close to Messenger Appreciation Day (October 9) as possible.
> > More on Markus:
> > Markus Cook at the Messenger Memorial
> > Mercury Falling from SF Weekly (<somewhat flawed)
> > Letter replies to Mercury Falling
> > Video clip of Markus:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvEfq-gMxZE
> > (Apologies for the video quality)
> >
> >
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