Re: [messengers] 2014 Markus Cook Award – Call for nominations

Date: 5 Oct 2014 17:18:24 -0000
From: Markus Schüttler <mschuettler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>


+2 Andy Duncan


> Am 05.10.2014 um 19:06 schrieb Brice Bedos <btbedos@xxxxxxxxx>:
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> Hans bullitt fogh for reinventing the cargo bike and changing the tools of=

> our trade in order to keep the fax machine and internet at bay hence makin=
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> It possible for couriers to carry heavy things despite the rates not
> growing as much as the parcels messengers carry.
>> On 5 Oct 2014 19:02, "stefan vis" <fishmeisterasd@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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>> Andy duncan.
>>> On Sep 9, 2014 11:20 AM, "FuegO" <fuegal@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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>>> Dear Messworld !
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>>> I hope your fine, a lot of power for this new year & a lot of souvenir
>> from
>>> these last month
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>>> I'd like to nomiate Stef "Papillon" Bartczak from London
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>>> because of her we stand, here or everywhere, simple as friendship,
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>>> it's possible to get a double title ? as double decker as double cheese
>> as
>>> double whatever
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>>> Have a nice day
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>>> +++++++++
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>>>> On Sat, Aug 16, 2014 at 11:10 PM, Messville <messville@xxxxxxxxx> wrote=
:
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>>>> It=E2=80=99s time to call for nominations for this year=E2=80=99s Marku=
s Cook Award for
>>>> services to the international messenger community.
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>>>> This will be the 17th 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.
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>>>> =46rom the IFBMA=E2=80=99s Markus Cook Award page: <
>>>> http://messengers.org/?page_id=3D59>
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>>>> =E2=80=9CThe MCA for services to the International Messenger Community i=
s 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.
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>>>> The MCA is a reflection of the axiom that everyone who comes to a CMWC
>>> is a
>>>> winner, whether they race or not.
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>>>> 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.
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>>>> This award is for people that inspire and empower the wider messenger
>>>> community, that put all of us before themselves.=E2=80=9D
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>>>> 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.
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>>>> So send your nominations to the* messenger list
>>>> <http://ifbma.org/subscribe>*, or visit the *Markus Cook Award page on
>>>> facebook* <https://www.facebook.com/MarkusCookAward> or by email to a
>>>> *messville@xxxxxxxxx
>>>> <messville@xxxxxxxxx>*. Please provide as much information about your
>>>> nominee as possible as we would like to showcase profiles of many of
>> the
>>>> nominees.
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>>>> *The basic but not so strict criteria are:*
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>>>> *  =E2=80=93 it must be mainly for activities that have taken place in t=
he last
>>> 12
>>>> months; although you can also draw attention to his or her prior work.*=

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>>>> * =E2=80=93 they don=E2=80=99t have to be a working messenger; they can=
 be a former
>>>> messenger*
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>>>> The decision will be taken by a committee of former recipients.
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>>>> Past recipients of the Markus Cook Award:
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>>>> 2013 =E2=80=93 Leah Hollinsworth
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2013-mca-receipient-leah=
-hollinsworth-toronto/649917591734349
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
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>>>> 2012 =E2=80=93 Shawn =E2=80=9CBega=E2=80=9D Blumenfeld
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2012-mca-recipient-shawn=
-bega-blumenfeld-washington-dc/576771105715665
>>>>> ,
>>>> Washington, DC, USA
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>>>> 2011 =E2=80=93 Stephanie =E2=80=98Papillon=E2=80=99 Bartczak
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/mca-2011-recipient-steph=
anie-papillon-bartczak-london/576756025717173
>>>>> ,
>>>> London, England
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>>>> 2010 - Nadir Olivet
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2010-recipient-nadir-oli=
vet-toronto/576728679053241
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
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>>>> 2009 - Luk Keller
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2009-mca-recipient-luk-k=
eller-zurich/576752115717564
>>>>> ,
>>>> Zurich, Switzerland
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>>>> 2008 =E2=80=93 Martin Larsen
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2008-mca-recipient-marti=
n-banana-larsen-copenhagen/576734742385968
>>>>> ,
>>>> Copenhagen Denmark
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>>>> 2007 =E2=80=93 Andy Zalan
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2007-mca-recipient-andy-=
zalan-washington-dc/576744802384962
>>>>> ,
>>>> Washington DC, USA
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>>>> 2006 =E2=80=93 Amy and Kevin =E2=80=9CSquid=E2=80=9D Bolger
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2006-mca-recipients-amy-=
and-kevin-squid-bolger-new-york-city/576680619058047
>>>>> ,
>>>> New York City, NY, USA
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>>>> 2005 =E2=80=93 Jean Andre Vallery
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2005-mca-recipient-jean-=
andre-vallery-sarasota/567749153284527
>>>>> ,
>>>> Sarasota, Florida, USA
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>>>> 2004 =E2=80=93 =E2=80=9CBuffalo=E2=80=9D Bill Chidley
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2004-mca-recipient-buffa=
lo-bill-chidley-london/567726253286817
>>>>> ,
>>>> London, England
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>>>> 2003 =E2=80=93 Wayne Scott
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2003-mca-recipient-wayne=
-scott-toronto/567712103288232
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
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>>>> 2002 =E2=80=93 Derek Chadbourne
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2002-mca-recipient-derek=
-chadbourne-toronto/567678909958218
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
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>>>> 2001 =E2=80=93 Joel =E2=80=9CMagpie=E2=80=9D Metz
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2001-mca-recipient-joel-=
magpie-metz-san-francisco-us/567627616630014
>>>>> ,
>>>> San Francisco, CA, USA
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>>>> 2000 =E2=80=93 John Kenda and the Philadelphia BMA
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2000-mca-recipient-john-=
kenda-the-philadelphia-bma-bostonphiladelphia/567617019964407
>>>>> ,
>>>> Boston/Philadelphia USA
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>>>> 1999 =E2=80=93 Rebecca =E2=80=9CLambchop=E2=80=9D Reilly
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/1999-mca-recipient-rebec=
ca-lambchop-reilly-dcnycsfetc/567583666634409
>>>>> ,
>>>> DC/NYC/SF etc. USA
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>>>> 1998 =E2=80=93 Joe Hendry
>>>> <
>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/1998-mca-recipient-joe-h=
endry-toronto/567582966634479
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
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>>>> *More on Markus:*
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>>>> Markus Cook Award on facebook <
>> https://www.facebook.com/MarkusCookAward>
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>>>> Markus Cook at the Messenger Memorial
>>>> <http://www.ahalenia.com/memorial/markus.html>
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>>>> Mercury Falling from SF Weekly
>>>> <http://www.sfweekly.com/1996-05-08/news/mercury-falling> (<somewhat
>>>> flawed)
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>>>> Letter replies to Mercury Falling
>>>> <http://www.sfweekly.com/1996-05-22/news/letters>
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>>>> Markus Cook and L. Sid page on Tapewrecks
>>>> <
>> http://tapewrecks.blogspot.ca/2011/08/lsid-from-mercury-to-jupitah.html
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>>>> *Video clip of Markus:*
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>>>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DNvEfq-gMxZE
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>>>> (Apologies for the video quality)
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