(DAILY MAIL) — Flexing his pecs and showing off his speed, President Barack Obama stripped off for some beach football to round off his Christmas holidays in Hawaii.

As his Republican rivals were deep in preparation for the Iowa caucuses, these photos show President Obama had his mind on diving headlong for catches and tossing touchdowns to his friends from the Secret Service.

The 50-year-old looked surprisingly lean on New Year’s Day at the Kaneohe Marine Corps Base on Oahu, where he stayed with the first family for their 10-day vacation.

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