Sports Poems | Poetry About Sports

Sports Poems. Below are examples of poems about sports. This list of sports poems is composed of the works of modern international poet members of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of sports poetry. This list of works about sports is an excellent resource for examples on how to write sports poems. We included definitions where appropriate.


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Premium Member Poem OUT OF REACH Kim Rodrigues Free verse baby, blessing, sports, tribute,
Burger Fries Wings and Beer Timothy McGuire Rhyme celebration, sports,
A Tiger Woods Dream Rico Leffanta Rhyme sports, allusion, dream, fantasy, golf,
Soccer Rico Leffanta Limerick sports, football, fun, games, silly,
Respect The Game roger turner Rhyme sports, baseball, football, games, history,
Premium Member Poem DERBY REMINISCING ABOUT A DAY FISHING jack cooper Rhyme sports, appreciation, cool, deep, fishing,
God Likes Sports Timothy McGuire Free verse god, spiritual, sports,
Premium Member Poem Is It Really Sport Kevin Shaw Rhyme sports, how i feel, men,
Hockey Time Norm MacLeod Blank verse sports,
Premium Member Poem FYI Gershon Wolf Light Verse satire, sports,
The Handsome Legend Inna Ayrapetova Verse death, dedication, memory, sports,
A Narrow Escape David Hench Couplet sports, celebration, horse, love, may,
Premium Member Poem The Game of Hockey Dennis Spilchuk Verse hockey, sports,
Premium Member Poem The Shark charles messina Rhyme humorous, sports,
Puck It Timothy McGuire Rhyme hockey, sports,
Premium Member Poem Bow vs Brain Nina Parmenter Rhyme psychological, self, sports,
The gym roger turner Rhyme sports, giggle, humor, humorous, life,
Premium Member Poem Arrogance of a Sporting God Kevin Shaw Rhyme character, power, pride, sports,
Premium Member Poem A Golf Tale James Study Limerick fun, golf, sports,
Outside looking in roger turner Rhyme sports, appreciation, growing up, independence
DJOKER FOREVER On my fave sportsman Novak Djokovic Ambica Govind I do not know? sports, 10th grade, 8th grade,
Premium Member Poem LADY OF SPAIN Kim Rodrigues Monoku sports,
'GOING THE DISTANCE' Colin Trenholme Verse endurance, sports,
Premium Member Poem Lickety Split John Anderson Acrostic sports,
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underhand overs Gail Foster Senryu sports, corruption, cry, humor, silly,
AJ Boxing Winston Ritson Free verse boxing day , confidence, sports,
Premium Member Poem Mr Baseball Andrew Jung Lyric baseball, sports, spring, tribute,
Premium Member Poem HAVING A BALL - IT JUST ISN'T CRICKET JAN ALLISON Limerick corruption, humorous, sports,
Premium Member Poem The Showdown Jeff Kantor Rhyme sports, anger, conflict, football, games,
Premium Member Poem Basketball creator James Naismith James Edward Lee Sr. Clerihew sports, america, appreciation, celebrity, engagement,
Wrestlemania 3 Craig munn Limerick sports,
Premium Member Poem Sumo Tom Cunningham Senryu sports,
Premium Member Poem FIFA ruined Football Nick Trim Rhyme sports, corruption, football, sea, soccer,
Robbie's Lament Paul Warren Ballad sports,
A Medal Beyond Gold David Welch Rhyme sports, appreciation, celebration, hero, perspective,
Premium Member Poem End of the Olympics ilene bauer Rhyme sports,
Premium Member Poem Gold of a Rare Shine Gregory R Barden Couplet appreciation, sports, winter,
Premium Member Poem Sports Gershon Wolf Light Verse confusion, mother, sports,
Premium Member Poem GETTING IN THE SWIM JAN ALLISON Limerick body, health, humorous, sports,
A Golden Girl Michael Reaves Free verse sports,
King Kong's Chinese Vacation Jessica Amanda Salmonson Rhyme sports, animal, humorous, nonsense, silly,
Premium Member Poem THE RINK Kim Rodrigues Light Verse child, fun, sports,
Premium Member Poem Winter-Olympic Dreams Jonathan French I do not know? sports,
Missing The Gate David Welch Rhyme sports, anger, pain, remember, snow,
Premium Member Poem An Otherwise Perfect Day Gregory R Barden Rhyme adventure, animal, ocean, sports,
THE THOROUGHBRED Deborah Bell Narrative horse, race, sports,
Premium Member Poem Gym'll Fix It - Collaboration with Jan Allison Nina Parmenter Rhyme sports, fun, funny, humor, humorous,
Premium Member Poem Winter Olympics Gershon Wolf Rhyme sports, stars, winter,
Premium Member Poem The Luge Lewis Raynes Quatrain crazy, fate, games, sports,
Premium Member Poem Olympic Ice Skaters ilene bauer Rhyme sports,
Friend Zone Robert Ray Free verse sports, 12th grade, humor, relationship,
Premium Member Poem Sports and Art Jock Gershon Wolf Limerick art, sports,
Premium Member Poem Elite love Lewis Raynes Quatrain love, pride, psychological, sports,
Premium Member Poem Unsportsmanlike Behavior Jim Slaughter Light Verse humor, sports,
The Shoes with the Flat, Black Laces Kim Hyde Lyric sports, adventure, body, health, hope,
Premium Member Poem I Can't Wait To See The Football Game Marc Acrich Prose sports,
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The Super Bowl Song Keith Dovoric Lyric sports, america, culture, humor, hyperbole,
Premium Member Poem Greasing the Poles ilene bauer Limerick city, sports,
FOOTBALL FEASTS Mia Pratt List food, football, sports,
Sports Jessica Amanda Salmonson Quatrain sports, hate, humor, irony, nursery
Pool career Evan no Carpe Diem sports, career, confidence, growing up,
Humanity Robert Black Free verse sports, animal, courage, fishing, flower,
The Race of Your Life shawna horsley Free verse car, fun, race, sports,
Premium Member Poem STILL POINT 34 Brian Strand Imagism sports,
Horse racing Reginald Telemacque ABC sports, hilarious, horse, metaphor, race,
Premium Member Poem so if I sat cs parker Free verse america, sports,
GIVE YOUR BEST SHOT Lei Strauss Free verse mentor, sports,
Swimming With The Boston Celtics A Poem For Jealous Fans Laura McCadden Free verse appreciation, basketball, beautiful, sports,
Ode to My Barbed Wire-Wrapped Baseball Bat Jessica Amanda Salmonson Lyric sports, baseball, humor, murder, parody,
Sports James Haley Rhyme baseball, basketball, sports,
The Circle of Life Richard Olson Senryu destiny, food, sports,
Premium Member Poem Amend the Amendment Gerald Dillenbeck Political Verse sports, health, humanity, mental illness,
Premium Member Poem Hit the mat Craig Hawkins Rhyme sports,
Pool of Youth rob hart Free verse childhood, sports, water,
Shape of Chess Gadley Han Abriol Shape sports, color, fun, games, image,
Premium Member Poem Traps Sheri Fresonke Harper Rhyme sports, betrayal, confidence, destiny, golf,
Boxing Champ zelene desha Footle sports,
AN ATHLETE'S POEM Lei Strauss Rhyme sports, baseball, basketball, boxing day ,
Strike Three Alley Mcintosh Free verse baseball, health, softball, sports,
Premium Member Poem Memory of Playing Softball Julie Leigh Rodeheaver Tetractys memory, sports,
Archery Darlene De Beaulieu Free verse sports,
Political SmackDown with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Richard Olson Rhyme political, sports,
Premium Member Poem A Splendid Spring Fall Day Gregory R Barden Free verse appreciation, life, nature, sports,
SHRILL CRY echoing greens Blank verse sports, confidence, courage, fantasy, heaven,
Premium Member Poem The Rivalry Dean Wood Quatrain conflict, sports,
ON BENDED KNEE Pete Yuhas Rhyme sports, america, betrayal, military, patriotic,
When We Win Joseph D. Smith Free verse sports, anti bullying, baseball, basketball,
On High Waves AFZAL NUSKER Haiku fun, sports, summer,
Premium Member Poem Stifling a Giggle Victor Buhagiar Pantoum dance, sports,
Athletic stars Solomon Ochwo-Oburu Triolet humor, satire, sports,
Why I am not interested in climbing mountains Peter Brooks Free verse sports, games, humor, humorous, mountains,
Bottems UP alan balter Rhyme funny, sports,
Premium Member Poem THE VOLLEYBALL GAME Kim Rodrigues Free verse sports,
Premium Member Poem Our New Home Kevin Shaw Rhyme sports, childhood, football, home, loss,
Premium Member Poem Usain Jonathan French Rhyme hero, sports,
Premium Member Poem BRAVO TORO Peter Rees Rhyme animal, conflict, sports,
The Accumulator Paul Chapman Free verse sports, football, irony, money, soccer,
Open Return Christopher Flaherty Free verse sports,
The Open Christopher Flaherty Free verse sports,
Faults Christopher Flaherty Free verse sports,