1996, 2000, 2004, and 2008. Unfortunately, there is no softball for the 2012 Olympics
Softball was introduced at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. The International Olympic Committee voted to drop softball from the Olympics starting with the 2012 Games in London.
No. For 12 years (since 1996) softball was part of the olympics, but 2008 was the last year it was. It has been removed from the olympic games, and will not be a part of the 2012 London games. Softball is not in the Olympics coming up do to lack of supporters of the sport. It was in the last Olympics but not 2012.
saddly the year of 2008 they had the final fastpitch Olympics games for now there is a act going on to bring softball back into the Olympics.
Softball will not be a medal sport at the 2012 Games in London. Both softball and baseball were removed from the medal sports beginning with the 2012 Games.
No, baseball will not be an event at the 2012 Olympics. On July 7, 2005, the International Olympic Committee voted baseball (and softball) out of the 2012 Olympics. The decision to exclude baseball from the 2012 Olympics was again reaffirmed on February 9, 2006. The committee also voted in August 2009 at a meeting in Berlin to exclude baseball from the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
baseball and softball
baseball and softball
Yes, it's played in the Olympics and in fact it's the only sport that doesn't have a boys division, it's only women softball. Unfortunately, a move was done to remove softball from the Olympic games starting in the 2012 Olympics. There have been efforts to help bring back softball.
Softball & baseball
The 2012 Summer Olympics are going to be held in London.
It's Crystal Bustos and yes she was on the Olympic softball team. I said "was" because softball is no longer in the Olympics starting in 2012.
Yet another version of synchronized swimming!
Sports in the 2008 Games that will not be in the 2012 Games are baseball and softball.
Baseball and softball will be dropped from the 2012 summer Olympics
yes she is going to be in the olympics.
kelly Holmes is going to compet in the London 2012 Olympics
No, Johnson will not be participating in the 2012 Olympics.
Baseball and Softball were dropped from the 2012 Olympics and Karate and Squash did not get enough votes to be added. Golf, roller sports, and rugby sevens were also considered
The Olympics are going to be held in London in 2012.
it is on every summer Olympics. next year they r not having softball in the Olympics
Not anymore. Softball was played at the Olympics starting with the 1996 summer games. The IOC (International Olympic Committee) voted to drop both Softball and Baseball from the Olympic games starting in 2012. The Baseball and Softball Federations are trying to get their sports back into the Olympics starting in 2020.
The Olympics are going to be in London in 2012
Yes. Softball will not be a part of the Olympic games in 2012 http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/other_sports/olympics_2012/4658925.stm