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Volleyball Demonstration at the 1924 Olympics

Indoor volleyball has been officially played at the Olympic Games since 1964, though a demonstration of the sport appeared earlier as part of a children's sports demonstration in 1924. Beach volleyball was also a demonstration sport, in 1992.

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Source: Paris Olympic Games Official Report, vol4, p628

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In addition to volleyball, there was demonstrations of baseball, basketball, and a large range of children's games (Les Jeux de l'Enfance). More about 1924 Children's Games Demonstration

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