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Women's football debuted at the 1996 Games in Atlanta.

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When did women's soccer become an Olympic sport?

Women's soccer become an Olympic sport in 1996.

What year did Men's soccer become an Olympic sport?


Why did hockey become an Olympic sport?

it became an olympic event in the summer of 1920

Why did volleyball become an olympic sport?

In the summer of 1996

Is women's soccer an olympic sport?

Yes ... it debuted at the 1996 Summer Games in Atlanta.

When did trampolining become an Olympic sport?

Trampolining became an Olympic sport during the 2000 summer games in Sydney, Australia.

What year did Archery become an Olympic sport?

1900 paris summer olympics.

When did girls wrestling become an olympic sport?

2004 Summer Games in Athens.

When did handball become an olympic sport for women?

The 1976 Summer Olympics, in Montreal.

When did all volleyball become an olympic sport?

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How does a sport become a demostration sport for the oympics?

It comprises all the sports contested in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games.

Why did soccer become an olympic sport?

Same reason any other sport makes it into the Olympics - by fulfilling the requirements in the Olympic rules, having enough competitors, and enough media interest.

When did kayaking become an olympic sport?

Kayaking has been an official sport at the Olympics since the 1936 Summer Games in Berlin.

When did football become an Olympic Games sport?

Football (soccer) was introduced to the Olympics at the 1900 Games in Paris.

What year did swimming become an olympic sport?

Swimming became an Olympic sport in the 1896 Summer Olympics. It was hosted in Athens, Greece, and 241 athletes took part in the games.

Is gymnastics an Olympic sport?

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When did archery become an Olympic sport?

Archery was first competed at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris.

Is Kaka in the winter olympic games?

Kaka is a soccer player. Soccer is not an Winter Olympic sport.

Was soccer a Olympic sport?

Yes, it's still currently a Olympic sport.

What Olympic sports start with R?

Road cycling is a summer Olympic sport. Rowing is an Olympic sport.

Why is soccer a olympic sport?

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Why has soccer become more popular over the years?

Soccer has become more popular over the years because it is a summer sport that is exciting and fun to play. It is also one of the longest played games in the world, with an origin unknown. Soccer is a sport for everyone, so no one feels left out. It can be played yearround, but is mostly played in the summer.

Is it an Olympic sport?

Volleyball is an summer Olympic sport. There are two types: indoor and beach.

Is soccer an Olympic sport?

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

How long has soccer been a Olympic sport?

Men's soccer has been held in every Summer Olympics, except for the inaugural competition in 1896 and the Los Angeles 1932 Olympics. Women's soccer has been held in every Summer Olympics since Atlanta 1996.