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.
Baseball and softball will be dropped from the 2012 summer Olympics
Softball and Baseball have been omitted from the 2012 Olympics.
National Signing Day for Womens Softball 2012?
Softball and baseball were competed at the 2008 Summer Games but will not be competed at the 2012 Summer Games. They will not be replaced so the 2012 Games will have 26 sports where the 2008 Games had 28.
1996, 2000, 2004, and 2008. Unfortunately, there is no softball for the 2012 Olympics
Baseball and Softball will NOT be a part of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, but were a part of the 2008 Summer 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.
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.
The summer Olympics occur every four years. The most recent summer Olympics occurred in 2008, so the next summer Olympics will be in 2012. The 2012 Summer Olympics are scheduled to begin on July 27.
The 2012 Summer Olympics are going to be held in London.
The 2012 Summer Olympics will be hosted in London, England.
The 2012 Summer Olympic in London features 36 sporting events The 2012 Olympics dropped baseball and softball from the games. Likewise, karate, squash, golf, and roller sports are not part of the program.
The next summer Olympics will be held in the Summer of 2012.
The United Kingdom hosted the 2012 Summer Olympics.
The closing ceremony of the London 2012 Summer Olympics was held on 12 August 2012.
The Opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympics will be held on 27 July 2012 and the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Summer Olympics will start on 12 August 2012.
The 2012 Summer Olympic in London features 36 sporting events. The 2012 Olympics dropped baseball and softball from the games, which were originally proposed. Likewise, karate, squash, golf, and roller sports are not part of the program.
Rio de Janeiro Brazil will be the host city of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The only 2012 Olympics will be the London 2012 Summer 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.
The next summer Olympics will be in 2012. I can't wait!
The 2010 summer Olympics are in London , England in 2012.