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

Date: 6 Oct 2014 05:28:47 -0000
From: Tony Ionno <bikemessenger@xxxxxxxxxxx>


+1 Andy Duncan

> From: mschuettler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Date: Mon, 6 Oct 2014 06:55:55 +0200
> To: dailey28philly@xxxxxxxxx
> CC: messengers@xxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [messengers] 2014 Markus Cook Award – Call for nominations
> 
> +1 Andy Duncan
> 
> 
> 
> > Am 06.10.2014 um 02:13 schrieb Michael Dailey <dailey28philly@xxxxxxxxx>:
> > 
> > Doug Suriano !!!
> > 
> > Sent from my iPhone
> > 
> >> On Oct 5, 2014, at 1:06 PM, fuegal@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> >> 
> >> +1 andy duncan
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Ce message a été envoyé depuis un terminal BlackBerry de Bouygues Telecom
> >> 
> >> -----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
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> +++++++++
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>>> 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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> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
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