December 15, 2009

My World: Toy Run (Part 1)

No landscape photos from me this week, but I would like to share with you some photos from Toy Run.

Toy Run is an event when motorcyclists get together to donate toys to underprivileged children. In Melbourne, the annual Toy Run was held last Sunday (13 December 09).

It was a huge event, with lots of participants arriving on motorbikes decorated with Christmas trimmings and toys. I went along with my husband and his friends. While the boys were checking out other riders’ machines, I was busy taking photos.

Teddy Bear © Evelyn Howard 2009

This sweet little guy has a friend sitting behind him, and they are securely fastened to the bike.

Toy Run Three wheeler bike © Evelyn Howard 2009

3 wheeler motorcycle with toys attached, plus Christmas decorations, complete with flags. Santa and friend on bike are reproduced in the circles below the bike.

Toy Run Teddy Bears © Evelyn Howard 2009

Cute teddy bears on motorbikes

Our decoration pales in comparison…

Toy Run decoration © Evelyn Howard 2009

We had a few baubles…

Toy Run decoration © Evelyn Howard 2009

Both our helmets had Santa hats on top…

Toy Run decoration © Evelyn Howard 2009

And a stocking was stuck to my backpack…

I will upload more Toy Run photos later. Please visit My World to see what’s happening in other places.

Toy Run (Part 2)

6 comments:

J Bar said...

Good one. Thanks for sharing.

Louise said...

How very nice. And wonderful photos to go with your heartwarming post.

Sylvia K said...

What a delightful post and photos! Love all the animals! So colorful! What fun! Hope you had a wonderful time. Thanks for sharing the fun!

Enjoy your week!

Sylvia

Japa said...

What a wonderful event for a worthy cause. And beautiful photos of toys.

Jom Manilat said...

I love taking photos and motorcycles, so I like your blog ;-)

Lawstude said...

cute teddy. always a delight to receive one.

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