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

Date: 6 Oct 2014 04:55:56 -0000
From: Markus Schüttler <mschuettler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>


+1 Andy Duncan



> Am 06.10.2014 um 02:13 schrieb Michael Dailey <dailey28philly@xxxxxxxxx>:
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> Doug Suriano !!!
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> Sent from my iPhone
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>> On Oct 5, 2014, at 1:06 PM, fuegal@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> 
>> +1 andy duncan
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: stefan vis <fishmeisterasd@xxxxxxxxx>
>> Date: Sun, 5 Oct 2014 19:02:33 
>> To: Fuego Fabrice<fuegal@xxxxxxxxx>
>> Cc: Messville<messville@xxxxxxxxx>; <messengers@xxxxxxxxx>
>> Subject: Re: [messengers] 2014 Markus Cook Award – Call for nominations
>> 
>> Andy duncan.
>>> On Sep 9, 2014 11:20 AM, "FuegO" <fuegal@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Dear Messworld !
>>> 
>>> I hope your fine, a lot of power for this new year & a lot of souvenir from
>>> these last month
>>> 
>>> 
>>> I'd like to nomiate Stef "Papillon" Bartczak from London
>>> 
>>> because of her we stand, here or everywhere, simple as friendship,
>>> 
>>> it's possible to get a double title ? as double decker as double cheese as
>>> double whatever
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 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:
>>>> 
>>>> 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 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.
>>>> 
>>>> From the IFBMA’s Markus Cook Award page: <
>>>> http://messengers.org/?page_id=59>
>>>> 
>>>> “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.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 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.
>>>> 
>>>> *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.
>>>> 
>>>> Past recipients of the Markus Cook Award:
>>>> 
>>>> 2013 – Leah Hollinsworth
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2013-mca-receipient-leah-hollinsworth-toronto/649917591734349
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
>>>> 
>>>> 2012 – Shawn “Bega” Blumenfeld
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2012-mca-recipient-shawn-bega-blumenfeld-washington-dc/576771105715665
>>>>> ,
>>>> Washington, DC, USA
>>>> 
>>>> 2011 – Stephanie ‘Papillon’ Bartczak
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/mca-2011-recipient-stephanie-papillon-bartczak-london/576756025717173
>>>>> ,
>>>> London, England
>>>> 
>>>> 2010 - Nadir Olivet
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2010-recipient-nadir-olivet-toronto/576728679053241
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
>>>> 
>>>> 2009 - Luk Keller
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2009-mca-recipient-luk-keller-zurich/576752115717564
>>>>> ,
>>>> Zurich, Switzerland
>>>> 
>>>> 2008 – Martin Larsen
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2008-mca-recipient-martin-banana-larsen-copenhagen/576734742385968
>>>>> ,
>>>> Copenhagen Denmark
>>>> 
>>>> 2007 – Andy Zalan
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2007-mca-recipient-andy-zalan-washington-dc/576744802384962
>>>>> ,
>>>> Washington DC, USA
>>>> 
>>>> 2006 – Amy and Kevin “Squid” 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
>>>> 
>>>> 2005 – Jean Andre Vallery
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2005-mca-recipient-jean-andre-vallery-sarasota/567749153284527
>>>>> ,
>>>> Sarasota, Florida, USA
>>>> 
>>>> 2004 – “Buffalo” Bill Chidley
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2004-mca-recipient-buffalo-bill-chidley-london/567726253286817
>>>>> ,
>>>> London, England
>>>> 
>>>> 2003 – Wayne Scott
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2003-mca-recipient-wayne-scott-toronto/567712103288232
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
>>>> 
>>>> 2002 – Derek Chadbourne
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2002-mca-recipient-derek-chadbourne-toronto/567678909958218
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
>>>> 
>>>> 2001 – Joel “Magpie” Metz
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/2001-mca-recipient-joel-magpie-metz-san-francisco-us/567627616630014
>>>>> ,
>>>> San Francisco, CA, USA
>>>> 
>>>> 2000 – 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
>>>> 
>>>> 1999 – Rebecca “Lambchop” Reilly
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/1999-mca-recipient-rebecca-lambchop-reilly-dcnycsfetc/567583666634409
>>>>> ,
>>>> DC/NYC/SF etc. USA
>>>> 
>>>> 1998 – Joe Hendry
>>>> <
>>> https://www.facebook.com/notes/markus-cook-award/1998-mca-recipient-joe-hendry-toronto/567582966634479
>>>>> ,
>>>> Toronto, Canada
>>>> 
>>>> *More on Markus:*
>>>> 
>>>> Markus Cook Award on facebook <https://www.facebook.com/MarkusCookAward>
>>>> 
>>>> Markus Cook at the Messenger Memorial
>>>> <http://www.ahalenia.com/memorial/markus.html>
>>>> 
>>>> Mercury Falling from SF Weekly
>>>> <http://www.sfweekly.com/1996-05-08/news/mercury-falling> (<somewhat
>>>> flawed)
>>>> 
>>>> Letter replies to Mercury Falling
>>>> <http://www.sfweekly.com/1996-05-22/news/letters>
>>>> 
>>>> Markus Cook and L. Sid page on Tapewrecks
>>>> <http://tapewrecks.blogspot.ca/2011/08/lsid-from-mercury-to-jupitah.html
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> *Video clip of Markus:*
>>>> 
>>>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvEfq-gMxZE
>>>> 
>>>> (Apologies for the video quality)
>>>> 
>>>> 
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