Time again for the monthly SFBMA meeting. Join us at Lennon Studios, 271 Dore St., between 6pm and 9pm this Thursday. Come out, join in, get stuff done.
Come out and join the SFBMA for our annual holiday party this Saturday, Jan. 10th, at 19 Heron St. Party starts around 6pm. We`ll be having the Chili Cooking Contest #2, so bring your best chili, a bowl, and a spoon. The best chili gets a cash prize! Get drunk and take a swing at the pinata that`s loaded with booze and prizes.
Celebrate SF’s National Bike Greenway Day that honors SF Bike messengers!!
Take a Fantastic Tour of SF with the SFBB Sunday, September 21st. Meet at Dolores Park @ 10:30 a.m.
The Hi Wheel Cyclist is back to ride with the you. Celebrate the National Bike Greenway with an excellent ride about town. All ages welcome. Free! Meet some great SFers including:
Freewheel Bike Shop Valencia
Intercontinental San Francisco Hotel
San Francisco City Hall
SF Domino Club
Golden Gate Park Panhandle
Meet at Mission Dolores Park @ 19th Street
Here is the Mayor’s proclamation that will be declared and shared at city hall:
NATIONAL BICYCLE GREENWAY DAY
September 21, 2014
WHEREAS, the bicycle was the first personal transportation vehicle and
a century ago was an important part of American culture; and
WHEREAS, in 1884 Thomas Stevens rode a HiWheel bicycle from San
Francisco and Oakland to Boston, an accomplishment heard the world
around as his became the first ever bike ride across America and then
around the world; and
WHEREAS, the city of San Francisco recognizes the National Bicycle
Greenway (NBG) mission to build our city into its network of bike
friendly roads and bicycle pathways that will connect Washington, DC
with San San Francisco; and
WHEREAS, San Francisco is a gold-level bicycle friendly city as
recognized by the League of American Bicyclists; and,
WHEREAS, The San Francisco Bicycle Messengers have influenced a community of
bicycling throughout the city streets with fearless athleticism and have
provided the original green service throughout the Bay area.
WHEREAS, the San Francisco Bike Coalition, with its legion of great
volunteers, has worked hard to raise public awareness on bicycling in and has
helped to bring about the 71% increase in cycling San Francisco over the last
five years; and
WHEREAS, the San Francisco Bicycle Ballet will be showing what makes our
city great with a 8-mile tour that visits classic neighborhood celebrities of
San Francisco, spanning from nonprofits to rockers on September 21 for the
National Bicycle Greenway.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, THE MAYOR OF San Francisco do hereby proclaim September
21, 2014 as “NATIONAL BICYCLE GREENWAY DAY” in San Francisco , CA
Mayor, San Francisco
*10/9 Day-Westside invite edition
I personally would like to thank Xander and all the bands that played for us last weekend…
(They also donated $50 to the Broken Bones Fund.)
THANK-YOU VERY MUCH!!!
Schwag sales are going good… Still looking for new members!
Please tell any new working messengers about the S.F.B.M.A.
& the Broken Bones Fund… We really do give money to injured bike messengers…
-Your card will get you discounts at many awesome stores.
Beer Koozies: 2/$5 $3 each
Belt Buckles: $40
-$35 with $40 custom made Shark belt.
Patches: $4 each
Bandanas: $6 each
These items (excluding hoodies) will be available @the 10/9 Day Pizza Party.
@the messenger wall down town S.F.
Happy Messenger Appreciation Day!!!
Call 415-786-5226 for orders/info
$haggy S.F.B.M.A. member
New $chwag alert! Stickers: 2 for a $1… Beer Koozies: 2 for $5…
Patches: $4 each…
Memberships: $50 a year…
Bake $ale Sunday in the Pan Handle…
Previously mentioned $chwag will be for sale too…
Bring your bike and have it cleaned and tuned…
$haggy Bike Mechanic in training…
Get It Burnin Delivery
Quake City Rebottle Edition
Big thanks to all who put on and raced in the 10th Q.C.R. THANK-YOU! Great job! You know who you are.
$chwag sales came to $180.
We are still getting sales from the web site and some donation. So keep an eye out far and wide, for there be Gravy Dogs all over this Great Country. I’m still waiting for an international sale.?.!
For $chwag items or S.F.B.M.A. info Please call or text me directly @ 1-415-786-5226 $haggy
Ill Gravy Dog you up!
Heres a list
Bandanas are back $6 (featuring Gear Head pattern)
Belt Buckles $40
Beer Koozies *coming soon $3 – 2/$5
S.F.B.M.A. memberships $50/year
Please don’t forget to use your card It will save you up to 15% off all over town. Bike Shops – Sporting Goods Stores – Clothing Stores – Messenger Bag Stores
Excepted in the East Bay too, use your S.F.B.M.A. card at Spoke Cyclery in Oakland @ 6124 Telegraph Ave.
Tell’em $haggy sent you. That’s it for now!
$haggy – Get It Burnin Delivery
Hoodies, warm comfortable hoodies… $40
Patches two kinds, one round, one square… $4
T-shirts, no more M… Sm. L. and XL… $12
Belt Buckles, solid brass… $40
Beer Koozies, keep those cold ones chillin’… $3/2for5
All of the above items feature the San Francisco Bike Messenger Association Gravy Dog logo…
All donations raised will be used for helping injured bike messengers and events like the Quake City Rumble.
I thank you for your support and participation.
-$haggy Get It Burning Delivery member for life
and Q. C. R. sponsor…
Call 1-415-786-5226 for purchases and Q. C. R. info…
The new PATCHES are here! *Crisp*Clean*Graphix*
Featuring the S. F. B. M. A. Gravy Dog $4 each.
Beer Koozies w/ Gravy Dog logo $3 each 2 for $5
(keep it kool)
Belt Buckles (solid brass) $40 ($75 w/Shark Belt)
Bandanas $6 Gearhead pattern by *LanCyfer*
(S. F. bike mess. & artist)
Hoodies $40 All Sizes (sm. will be available soon. Pre-order for sm. they will sale out.)
Sm. M. & L. T-Shirts (same deal)
Place orders w/$haggy or any S. F. B. M. A. office holder. 1-415-786-5226
*** Special Thanks to Special T. Paul***
Thank-You for throwing a great race & raising some big $
-$haggy Get It Burnin’ Delivery
SPIN! SPIN! SPIN! GO-GO-GOLD SPRINTS!!!