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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby umtali1 » Wed Nov 27, 2013 10:40 am

:congrats: to all the winners and :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: to all nominees.

:thanx: to the panel for all your hard work.
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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby Hugh » Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:21 am

At long last ..... congratulations all
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Unread postby JeanniR » Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:24 am

Oh my! :redface: :redface: :redface: Thank you all so much! I am honored...

Congratulations to all the winners: wildtuinman; melph68; anne-marie; Bush Baptist; HippoPotty; Tent Dweller; OWN; Johan van Rensburg; WendyA; gb225450; Kaapsedraai; Heksie and Nico! Image Image Image

All richly deserved! :k

Also, well done to all the nominees and a big THANK YOU to the FAC members for putting in so many hours and hard work. :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Wed Nov 27, 2013 12:22 pm

A big THANK YOU to the FAC members for putting in so many hours and hard work. They are the real stars to my mind. :clap: :clap: :clap:

We "winners" were:
1. just lucky to be in the right spot at the right time
2. passionately participating in what we enjoy doing in any case

All the nominees must be thanked for sharing their deep love for nature with us, each in their own unique, entertaining way. :thanx:

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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby MATTHYS » Wed Nov 27, 2013 12:29 pm

:clap: :D

Congratulations to ALL the winners :gflower: and to ALL the nominees :gflower:

Thank you Jazil :gflower: and her wonderful FAC team :gflower:

Thank you to ALL who took the time to vote :gflower:
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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Wed Nov 27, 2013 12:32 pm

I came into this great annual event very late and to my surprise found that I had been nominated.

Fortunately in the merit categories the forumites chose others whom I felt more worthy as winners.

Congrats to all the winners, especially my mates Joh & Oom who really deserve it, not that the rest of you who have attained such a high standard don't.

:clap: :clap: :clap:

To all the nominees who didn't win. You pushed the others hard. Well done. :clap: Maybe next time.
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Unread postby saraf » Wed Nov 27, 2013 12:36 pm

Congratulations to all the winners, each and every one of you contributes so much to the forum.

And thank you also to the the FAC 2013 for all the hard work they put in, it is much appreciated.
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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Wed Nov 27, 2013 1:11 pm

saraf wrote:And thank you also to the the FAC 2013 for all the hard work they put in, it is much appreciated.


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Unread postby RichardJ » Wed Nov 27, 2013 1:18 pm

Congrats to all :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby barryels » Wed Nov 27, 2013 2:05 pm

Image to all the nominees as well as the category winners. Well deserved :dance: :dance: .

:thanx: to Jazil for the superb guidance and fellow FAC members for the hard work to make the awards possible :thumbs_up: .
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Unread postby ritad » Wed Nov 27, 2013 2:09 pm

:congrats: to all the WINNERS!
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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby hilda » Wed Nov 27, 2013 2:16 pm

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Congratulations to all the winners in the different categories! Very well deserved! :clap: :clap:

Congratulations to all the nominees as well! Each one of you are winners as well! :dance: :dance:

A big thank you to Jazil and her FAC team for all your hard work to make the announcement of these awards possible! :gflower: :gflower:
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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Wed Nov 27, 2013 2:24 pm

Congratulations everyone! :thumbs_up: All well deserved! Great to celebrate the forums this way on its birthday! :bdaysmile:

Thank you to the FAC 2013 for all the hard work! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Wed Nov 27, 2013 2:26 pm

My heartiest :congrats: to all the winners.

I think this is my third stint on the FAC. All I can say is that it gets harder each time. The quality of posts, pictures and threads just blows my mind.

This was the first year where there was a video of the year. Goodness me, are we in for a few treats in this category. I am very excited about what the future will bring.

wildtuinman wrote:I feel quite silly as I did not even know that I was in the run for my category, never mind winning it. Heck, I didn't even know that there were forum awards! Had it not been for one of the people who way more deserved to win it, who congratulated me via email.

Thank you to everyone who nominated me and voted for me. It is an honor although I don't think I deserved to come out as the winner as there are many other people who contributed a heck of a lot to birding on here.

To the other guys and girls - you know who you are, who deserved it just as much if not more. Good luck for next year and thank you for all your hard work here. I learned quite a bit from you. :thumbs_up:

Also congrats to all the other category winners. There sure was a bunch of highlights on the forum this year.


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Re: Winners of the 2013 Forum Awards Announced

Unread postby Siobain » Wed Nov 27, 2013 2:46 pm

A BIG thanks to all the FAC members!!!

Congrats to all the winners, well deserved!!! :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
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