Re: [messengers] Fwd: Voting system at CMWC Mexico

Date: 3 May 2014 23:57:09 -0000
From: C Q <fixieman@xxxxxxxxx>


I second the motion
Oh wait it's not a meeting
I think it's a good idea

Chuck Q

Montreal Baby!



On Thu, May 1, 2014 at 3:48 AM, london courier emergency fund <
londoncourieremergencyfund@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I think it's a good opportunity to try out a new system.
> This should be announced and explained as soon as possible on the IFBMA
> website, media page, mess list and the CMWC Mexico website.
> It can be discussed at the 1st open forum and implemented during the event.
> I will be in Mexico and i'm happy to help with this.
>
> So far, i know Paris are putting in a bid..any other cities? there should
> be a call-out for potential hosting cities and the material for their bid
> (if they have any, which they should) could be put out there.. we are a
> month away from the champs'..I'm going in 3 weeks!!!
>
> See you guys there.
> Stephanie
>
>
> On 1 May 2014 02:08, Andy Zalan <zalandy@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> > i have no problem with this proposal.
> >
> > to be "official" however, if we care about that shit, i believe the ifbma
> > council needs to make an amendment to the bylaws or something.
> >
> > is there a date by which a city has to express intent to bid or can they
> > just show up and make a bid?
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Apr 30, 2014 at 7:28 PM, london courier emergency fund <
> > londoncourieremergencyfund@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > > Forwarded from Safa:
> > >
> > >
> > >   On Wednesday, 30 April 2014 12:19 PM, Willy Wonker
> > > <fetologist@xxxxxxxxx<javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','
> fetologist@xxxxxxxxx
> > > ');>>
> > > wrote:
> > >  Hi,
> > > The voting system to decides who hosts CMWCs is currently being
> discussed
> > > and will be a major topic at the open forum.
> > >
> > > I would like to propose that CMWC Mexico use a new system at our
> > > championships.  We do not wish to change the schedule and therefore the
> > > open forums will remain on Friday and Monday.  We would like to change
> > how
> > > the city is decided upon and have less tension and more time to decide
> > upon
> > > other matters at the second open forum.
> > > We propose that the decision as to which city hosts the 2016 CMWC is
> > > decided by majority ballot vote.
> > > Final registration closes on Saturday morning, after which we will
> print
> > > the list of all registered racers and their numbers.  Voting can take
> > place
> > > on Saturday during the main race qualifiers and on Sunday during the
> main
> > > race (exact hours yet to be defined). You put the city's name on a
> piece
> > of
> > > paper and put it in to the box which will be monitored by an official,
> > your
> > > name gets crossed off the list and that is your one and only vote cast.
> > >  Any votes that are for a city that has not put in a bid or have more
> > than
> > > one city on will be discarded.  We would be able to announce the 2016
> > host
> > > city winner at the prize giving.
> > > Of course it would be a good idea for host cities to add material to
> > > registration packs or make it available to participants before
> Saturday.
> > We
> > > will be happy to add any city's info to our rego packs but will not be
> > > responsible for any printing or work other than putting it inside rego
> > > packs.
> > >
> > > Unless there are major concerns form the community I believe we can go
> > > ahead with this system this year as the current system is a bit of a
> > mess.
> > >  The open forums can determine future systems and monitor how the
> system
> > > worked this time.
> > >
> > > - Safa
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