On Tuesday, March 26 President Barack Obama welcomed the Major League Soccer champion LA Galaxy and the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings to the White House to honor their 2012 championship seasons in a ceremony. Re-watch the ceremenoy below:
Following the ceremony, the players participated in a Q&A session attended by children from across the country as part of the Let’s Move! initiative. Launched by First Lady Michelle Obama, Let’s Move! is a comprehensive program dedicated to solving the problem of obesity within a generation, so that children born today will grow up healthier and able to pursue their dreams.
Take a look back at the Galaxy's visit to the White House last year:
- Transcription: Remarks by the President honoring the MLS Cup Champion LA Galaxy at the White House
- Storify: Re-live the Galaxy's White House visit
- David Beckham reflects on another career moment at White House
- President Obama honors 2011 MLS Cup-winning Galaxy
Behind the scenes at the White House