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No it was not the first sport invented.

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Q: Was softball the first sport invented?
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What sport was first invented in the US?

Softball was invented in 1887 in the USA by George Hancock.

What sport was invented as a way to keep athletes in shape during the winter months?


Who was softball invented by?

The fabulous sport of softball was invented by a man named George Hankock on Thanksgiving day in Chicago in 1887.

When did softball become an Olympic sport?

Softball's first year as an Olympic sport was 1996. Unfortunately, softball is being dropped as an Olympic sport after the 2008 Games in Beijing.

Why was the softball invented?

Why was any sport invented to have fun of coarse that's a stupid question

What sport was invented as a way to keep athletes shape during the winter months?


Is softball a game or a sport?

Softball is both a game (a game of softball) and a sport (the popular sport of softball.

Why is the softball ball big?

because who ever invented the sport wanted it to be that way i guess

Was George Hancock an inventor before he invented softball?

Nope he was an announcer at sport games.

Is softball a sport?

Yes, softball is a sport.

Who established softball?

George Hancock invented softball. It grew until rules were developed and now we have the ISF (International Softball Federation) as international governing body to take care of the sport

Who wrote the first rules for softball?

George Hancock invented softball. He also wrote the first rules.

When was the first sport invented?

the first sport ever invented was rugby, in Greenland! :)

Is lacrosse the first sport invented?

yes it was the first sport invented by the Indians

What sport was invented as a way keep athletes in shape during the winter months?


What sport was invented as a way to keep athletes in shape during the winter month's?

Softball hope dis helps ;)

Why was softball inevented?

Invented? Well, softball is simply the female version of baseball. No huge difference. Just the pitchers, the glove, and the ball and the obvious, it's a girls sport. Apparently, who ever invented or developed softball, thought females shouldn't be allowed to play with males, so established a new sport. More intense and difficult in certain cases. I hope this answers your question

Where was softball invented?

Softball was invented in Chicago, Illinois.

What makes softball a sport?

Softball is a sport, although some people may not agree it is. Softball is everything baseball is, just for girls.

What was the first sport played in Canada?

Lacrosse is the first sport played in Canada which is also the first sport invented.

Health benefits of softball?

softball can help ur muscles in your body. 2) softball is a fun sport for girls and boys. 3) softball contains atleast 12 players. softball can be a fun sport.

What are the statistics on softball?

Softball is a team sport popular especially in the United States. It is a direct descendant of baseball. Some key differences between softball and baseball are that softballs are larger than baseballs, and pitches are thrown underhand rather than overhand. Softball was invented by George Hancock in Chicago, Illinois. The first softball game was played using a rolled up boxing glove as a ball and a broomstick as a bat.

Who invented baseball and softball?

George Hancock invented Softball

Is softball a girls favorite sport?

That depends on the girl. Some girls love softball and it is their favorite sport, but some girls don't like softball and a different sport is their favorite. Also, some girls don't like softball at all.

What is the first sport invented?

soccer is the first sport invented,because it was just simply kicking a ball.