National Archives News

Sporty Presidents

Golf, jogging, horseback riding, Hoover Ball—U.S. Presidents have often found a way to be involved in sports. And luckily for the public, it's all documented in the holdings of the National Archives.

You can learn about the impact of sports in the exhibit All American: The Power of Sports, which ran in the Lawrence F. O’Brien Gallery in Washington, DC, from September 16, 2022 through January 7, 2024.


Read more about sports-related holdings involving U.S. Presidents at the National Archives: