When it comes to stressful, high pressure jobs, there is no position more stressful than being commander in chief and leader of the free world, the President of the United States. And although they may have the weight of the world on their shoulders, just like every one else, they need to let off some serious steam.
Just how do the most powerful men in history kick back and relax?
Well, you’re about to find out with these 16 incredible images of Presidents past and present kicking back and relaxing doing what they love to do best with what little spare time they have.
This lithograph by A. Ducôte is from a drawing by French illustrator Auguste Hervieu of President Andrew Jackson on horseback from 1829. President Jackson bred horses at his home near Nashville, Tennessee, The Hermitage, and kept a racing stable at the White House. Jackson had horses named Bolivia, Lady Nashville, Emilie, and Busiris.