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it was first played at the 1924 Summer Olympics at Paris as a "simple game" but it was officially included in the 1964 Summer Olympics

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Q: When was volleyball first included in the Olympics?
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When was volleyball recognized as a Olympic sport?

Volleyball was officially included in the program for the 1964 Summer Olympics.


Where were volleyball and judo first introduced into the Olympics?

Volleyball and judo were first introduced into the Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, in 1964.


What year was volley first in the Olympic sport?

1964 was when Indoor Volleyball was in the Olympics. 1996 was when Beach Volleyball was in the Olympics.


For how long has Volleyball been played for in the Olympics?

The Tokyo Olympics in 1964 were the first, although volleyball was played as a demonstration sport in the Olympics as early as 1924.


Can volleyball go to the Olympics?

Volleyball is already in the Olympics.


Volleyball at the Olympics?

Yes, there is volleyball at the Olympics but it is only beach volleyball.


What was the reason for volleyball?

Volleyball was earlier played on beaches. as people started liking this game it was included in olympics. and now it is played in many countries.


When was swimming first included in the Olympics?

Swimming was first included in the Olympics in 1896, but has only been open to women since 1912.


What year did volleyball makes its first appearance at the Olympics?

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What year was volleyball first played in the Olympics?

1964 in Tokyo


Why did they put volleyball in the Olympics?

they put volleyball in the Olympics because it was an athletic sport


When did beach volleyball come to the olympics?

Beach Volleyball was first introduced in the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain and has been an official Olympic sport since 1996.


When was the first women volleyball in the Olympics?

1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.Japan won the first gold medal in women's volleyball. The USSR won silver and Poland won bronze.


What year Beach Volleyball was introduce as Olympic Sports?

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Who was the first black female volleyball player to go to the Olympics?

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When was the first indoor volleyball game in the Olympics?

Volleyball, both men's and women's, debuted at the 1964 Summer Games in Tokyo.


Is volleyball in the Olympics?

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Which sport made the first debut in the 1996 Olympics in atlanta?

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When was cycling included in Olympics?

Cycling has been competed at the Olympics since the first Modern Olympics in Athens in 1896.


When did Australia first enter a volleyball team in Olympics?

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What year was sprinting first included in the Olympics?

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Is sport of volleyball played by professionals?

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When was volleyball brought into the Olympics?

Volleyball was brought to the Summer Olympics in 1964 at the Tokyo Games, where it was played as an American sports demonstration event.


Which country won the first a gold medal for the men's volleyball in the Olympics when it first started?

The USSR at the 1964 Games in Tokyo.


What is the highest organization in volleyball?

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