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List of Possible Future Olympic Games Sports

The list of Olympic Games sports included on the program is dynamic and constantly evolving, reflecting the changing landscape of global sports culture. The list of potential future Olympic sports remains a subject of interest and speculation among athletes, federations, and sports enthusiasts worldwide.

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Sports seeking inclusion in the Olympics undergo a rigorous evaluation process by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), considering factors such as popularity, global participation, youth appeal, gender equality, and adherence to Olympic values.

Here are some of those sports which have been put forward in the past as possible new Olympic Sports. We have not included sports that have been on the program previously.

One day we may see some of these following sports on the Olympic Program.

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