MX for Children and leading Motocross Photographers from Belgium, Canada, Japan, the Netherlands, and the United States have once again joined forces for the 2008 MX for Children Charity Photo auction. Rare collectibles from these top Photographers portfolios have been donated to help raise money for Seattle 's Children's Hospital.
Donated images span from the 1980's to 2008. Riders such as: Travis Pastrana, Damon Bradshaw, Jeremy McGrath, Blair Morgan, Andrew Short, James Stewart and Ricky Carmichael are represented. Photos capture action from circuits including Unadilla, Lommel, Daytona, and Glen Helen.
Included this year is an extremely rare collectible: a complete leatherbound anthology of Inside Motocross, recognized in its' time as the premier publication for creative and artistic motocross photography. "We are pleased once again with the tremendous support and generosity this year from the Photographers" stated Paul Gross, founder of MX for Children. "This is a great way for us to end our fund-raising year. There are some very cool holiday gifts here, too!"
The eBay auction commences Dec. 1 and ends Dec. 10. To learn more about the auction, please visit www.mxforchildren.org. On eBay, search for items for sale by "MXforChildren". All proceeds from the auction benefit uncompensated care at Seattle Children's Hospital and help advance hydrocephalus research.
MX for Children sincerely thanks the following Artists for their contributions: Paul Buckley, Simon Cudby, Andrew Fredrickson, Steve Giberson, Frank Hoppen, Jeff Kardas, Fran Kuhn, James Lissimore, Geoff Meyer, Chip Morton, Plons, Shiba, Michael Stusiak, and Rex Backman.