Sports Poems

Sports are complex in that they are a way to escape our lives as well as a way to look at our lives in a clearer way. In the world of sports the line of victory and defeat is quite clear. There is no question of what team you are on or what position you play within the team. These things are not always clear in real life. Escaping to the world of sports is an opportunity to think about these questions in our own lives.

Poems on Sports

Sports Poetry - Poetry about Sports

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The Bikers Road
By Daren L. Gardner
Raise the door or just take off the cover,
there she sits just waiting for us to hover.

Our first glance we know she waits,
just as our mind anticipates.

As we sit on the seat, a ..........
Votes: 44,  Rating: 4.41
Football Sports Poem, What Was Going Through Your Mind?
By Dj Tanner
Whats going through your mind when your running up the side, only 1 man to beat?
When he runs fast you'll run faster, can he take the heat?
Whats going through your mind when the X is open for ..........
Votes: 224,  Rating: 4.09
High School Football
Thinking back through all the years
How swiftly they’ve passed by
I close my eyes and bite my lip
Try so hard not to cry
You were always such a scrapper
A raging thunderstorm
The ..........
Votes: 177,  Rating: 4
My Football Hero
One day my little boy of three
With great big smiling eyes
Said, “I’m going to play some football mom
With all the bigger guys!”
Dressed in homemade football gear
You raced out towards ..........
Votes: 141,  Rating: 3.91
Rodeo, Legendary Bull Rider
By Erika
As he walks you can hear the spurs on his boots
He walks on over and hops in the chute
then waits alone with the bull
until the moment when the date is pulled
the dust stirs from the ..........
Votes: 22,  Rating: 3.91
The Love Of The Game
It's Friday night,
I've got a game
We play the Indians,
My best friend's team

My uniform's on
It's only 4 o'clock
Mom says we leave
5:30 on the dot

Tonight's our ..........
Votes: 97,  Rating: 3.82
Poem About Soccer, One Look
By Ashley
As I stand on that muddy grass field,
The roar of the cheering crowds
Is all I seem to hear.
No specific voices, its all just a blur
The only person I really notice,
Is the yelling of ..........
Votes: 210,  Rating: 3.75
Surviving The Bull Ride
By Becky Reynolds
The bull is in the gate
You lower yourself to rest on his back
He moos a threatening sound full of hate
You nod your out there's no turning back
He takes off you hold on for life
He ..........
Votes: 51,  Rating: 3.75
Pole Vaulting, Thoughts Of A Jumping Mental Idiot
By Skyler L.
Thousand of thoughts, standing there finding a grip
Don’t slow down, Plant high, Touch your feet to the sky!
Everything that was said over and over and over again
Do everything right, ..........
Votes: 20,  Rating: 3.75
A Poem About My Love For Running
By Erin
My feet stick the black rubber
Its like some kind of magnetic tape
Day after day, it pulls me back
For not only does my body demand it,
but my heart yearns for it
Its the cure to all ..........
Votes: 66,  Rating: 3.73
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