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

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When was volleyball recognized as an Olympic sport?

Volleyball was first made an Olympic sport in 1964. For more information, check this site: Hope this helps! Dr. B.yes it started in 1987

When was volleyball adapted as an Olympic sport?

Volleyball was adapted into an Olympic Sport in 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris. The Americans were playing Volleyball to demonstrate what was Volleyball in 1924. After FIVB (Federation International De Volleyball) was established the Olympics decided to hold a special tournament to test out this new theory. The tournament was a "Round Robin" which means everyone will play each other in the tournament. The competition was successful. Then Volleyball was officially recognized as an Olympic Sport in the 1964 Olympic Games. Written by WikiExplorer in its entirety

Is it an Olympic sport?

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

Why is Beach volleyball an Olympic sport?

beacuse it is part of volleyball

Is Water volleyball an olympic sport?


Is Volleyball a famous sport in the US?

Its an Olympic sport, if that helps.

In what year did beach volleyball become an olympic sport?

Beach volleyball had its Olympic debut at the 1996 Atlanta Games.

Is volleyball the only womens Olympic sport at the time?

Yes, it is he only girl olympic sport at the time

What year was netball recognized as an Olympic Sport?

Netball was recognised as an olympic sport in 1995 by the international Olympic Committee.

Is volleyball an Olympic sport?

yes.of course.

Is volleyball an Olympic game?

Yes, they have indoor volleyball and beach volleyball. Indoor volleyball has been a medal sport in the Summer Olympics since 1964. Beach volleyball debuted as a demonstration sport at the 1992 Games and became a medal sport in 1996.

In what season do you play volleyball?

Volleyball is usually a Fall Sport. Except if you are in a Junior Olympic League that depends but it is a fall sport for school.

When did volleyball become an official Olympic sport?


Why did volleyball become an olympic sport?

In the summer of 1996

Who made volleyball an olympic sport?

William.g Morgan

When was volleyball considered an Olympic sport?

Indoor volleyball has been an Olympic medal event since 1964 and beach volleyball was debuted in 1992 and became a medal event in 1996.

Is 10 pin bowling an Olympic sport?

It is a sport recognized by the International Olympic Committee but has never been competed in an Olympic Games.

What year did volleyball become an official Olympic event?

It became an Olympic sport in1964.

Why is ultimate frisbee not an olympic sport?

Ultimate Frisbee is not considered an Olympic sport because it's a fairly young sport. However, Ultimate is recognized by the Olympic Committee

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 netball still a recognized olympic sport?


What olympic sport is a spin off of volleyball?

teather ball

When was a volleyball invented?

In 1864 and it became an Olympic Sport in 1964.

Is diving a recognized olympic sport?

Yes, diving has been an Olympic sport since the 1904 Games in St. Louis.