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It became an Olympic Sport because it is an awesome sport!!! LOL!

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Why and how did volleyball become an Olympic sport?

In 1964,volleyball was introduced to olympic games in Tokyo, as a result of that it is said to be an olympic game which is recognised internationaly and may be played in four years interval.

Is snowmobiling an Olympic sport?

no, its a winter olympic game

When did equestrians first become a sport?

Equestrianism first became a sport in the late 1800's when cross-country was used as a game between cavalry officers in France. It became an Olympic sport in 1912.

When was first Olympic baseball game held?

Baseball is not an Olympic sport.

When did badminton become a sport?

When it was first invented! It came from an old children's game called battledore and it's an Olympic sport, so yeah: When it was invented in the mid 18th century

Name 3important sporting events during the cold war?

1980 hockey game in lake placid 1972 olympic bball game Ping Pong politics

Who is the first person who won the first judo game when it was an Olympic sport?

Judo is a sport :)

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Is snowbording an Olympic game?

Olympic sport yes... there are several snowboarding events in the winter games

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Muay Thai is not an Olympic sport.

What year did baseball become an official Olympic sport?

Yes, it debuted as an official Olympic sport during the 1992 Barcelona Olympic games. However, both baseball and softball have been eliminated as an Olympic sport after the 2008 Games in Beijing. Ha, loosers. There are no sports that Americans like that is going to be in the olympic game. all sports that Americans like SUCKS! except that we the Americans killed the world in some basketball and got 9 gold medals by one American

Is soccer an Olympic sport?

Yes it is. In addition to the mens game, womens soccer was added to the Olympic program in 1996.

Which rope game was an Olympic sport in the early 1900s?

Tug of War

How did hocky become a Olympic winter sport?

Im not sure how it became an olympic sport for the winter games but this may shed a little light on it first off hockey was an outdoor sport a long time ago when there were only about 5 or 6 teams playing in the nhl also hockey is one of the oldest winter sport games around so this also maybe why its there as for me i just believe its there cause its such an exciting game to watch.

What is the new introduced Olympic game?

Bmx is a new sport for the 2008 Olympics

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Is karate a olymipic sport?

No. Karate is not an olympic game. There are talks going on to include it in Olympics but currently it is yielding no result. However other martial arts like judo, taek won do and wushu are in Olympics.

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Why isn't bulletball an olympic sport?

Bulletball is a new sport/game that is not well know around the world yet. While it is becoming popular in the United States, and the UK (to a lesser extent) it needs to be played world wide to to considered for Olympic competition. "A sport or discipline is included in the Olympic program if the IOC (International Olympic Committee) determines that it is widely practised around the world, that is, the number of countries that compete in a given sport is the indicator of the sport's prevalence."

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Well, obviously it has impacted the world as it started as a womens sport and evolved into a mens sport and slo an Olympic game.

Why isn't cricket an Olympic sport?

i love cricket and i think that it should be an olympic sport however it already has its own world cup and alot of veryations to the game like 20/20 and test cricket and 1 day internationals

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Is baseball an official Olympic sport?

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Is soccer an Olympics sport?

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