Floorball, let the battle for Olympic Games begin…

Floorball is one of 26 sports, that have applied to be included for the 2020 Olympic games.

Strong contenders are:
Baseball/Softball
Karate
Squash

Then follows:
Bowling
Rollersports (including Skateboard)
Snooker
Sport climbing
Surfing
Wushu

Less strong candidates:
Air Sports
American Football
Bowls
Bridge
Chess
Dancesport
Floorball
Flying disc (Utimate)
Korfball
Netball
Orienteering
Polo
Raquetball
Sumo
Tug of war
Underwater Sports
Powerboating

Each sport will be examined closely to see if it meets the value of IOC

Serving as a “driving force to promote the Olympic Movement and its values, with a focus on youth appeal” has been cited as key, along with “engaging the Japanese population and new audiences worldwide, reflecting the Tokyo 2020 Games vision”.

How does floorball fits this values cited!

In august 2016, the answer will be known

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Are floorball ready?

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3 thoughts on “Floorball, let the battle for Olympic Games begin…

  1. Damn nogle mærkelige og kedelige sportsgrene floorball taber til.. føler næsten man er tilbage i 1200 tallet

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