Sports that can soon add to the Olympic Games
The International Olympic Committee is constantly being solicited to the new sports as Olympic. And even though the compliance with all the requirements, the application may eventually be rejected. So what are the athletes have not yet received their chance to participate in the Olympics?
The inclusion of cricket in the Olympic sports quite makes sense, because it is almost 2 billion fans. Now there is talk of his possible inclusion in the Olympic program in 2024. Well, wait - we'll see.
If the skaters are full participants in the Winter Olympics, the seemingly most speedskating in the summer. However, the sport is, oddly enough, is still not Olympic. The efforts of speedskating organizations have so far failed.
At first glance, this game is not very suitable for the Olympics, but it needs strong players - quite on the level of Olympic athletes, and besides it is very entertaining. Rumor has it that frisbee still fall into the list, thanks to the IOC's desire to conform to modern trends.
Rather than laugh at the idea of parkour inclusion in the Olympic program, think about it, whether it is a form of artistic gymnastics. It requires excellent preparation. Some of the inclusion of parkour, because it has difficulty with scoring, but many an idea came to mind.
Wakeboarding could perfectly fit in Olympic sports and to attract the attention of viewers. However, once it so happened that he still did not work. And yet we have a chance to see on wakeboard competitions in the Olympic Games-2024.
Many of us, the word "pool" is associated with stained bars and student dormitories. However, the competition is very high in this sport, and look at it quite exciting. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association is making efforts to integrate the games in the list of Olympic sports.
Some chuckles, thinking that chess - it's not a sport, but they are wrong. The IOC has recognized chess overlooking the dispute, but did not include them in the Olympic program. There is little chance that the situation may change for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.
This is the usual football, not only in the field covered with grass, and on the beach. He actively promoted the games to Rio, but was rejected. Perhaps one day it will be more fortunate.
Another version of football. It is usually played indoors and he does not have many followers, like a normal football. As well as beach soccer, considered for the games in Rio, but was rejected.
There will be no exaggeration to describe the winter swimming extreme sport. The water in which are swimmers, a temperature of about 4 degrees Celsius. In Europe, many winter swimming champions who want to see him among the Olympic sports. But critics call it "too dangerous." While the same can be said of the bobsled.
Fights without rules
If judo and wrestling are considered Olympic sports, the worse fights without rules? However, the Olympic Committee considers them "too harsh."
Floorball, in fact, it's hockey without ice. Instead of a puck ball here. The game is simple, but very entertaining. It seems a crime that this game is still not included in the Olympic program.
The majority of people the ability to climb the wall seems unthinkable achievement. Athletes who is able to, dream to take part in the Olympics. And there is a chance that in 2022 they will have such an opportunity.
Sports ballroom dancing
While ballroom dancing is not received from the Olympic Committee the status of "sport", the official organization of DanceSport is making great efforts to change the situation.
Around the question, considered cheerleading sports or not, always had a heated debate, but since the IOC officially recognized it as such, the debate is over. Now only a matter of time when this will be an Olympic sport.
Sheep shearing as a sport probably will make you smile, but many farmers do not agree with you. Some even believe that it is time to give the sport of Olympic status, although the probability of such an event is extremely small. It was amusing to look at.