Cheerleading was officially recognized as a sport by the Olympics – The Lily.Jul 28, 2021
The winning bid for the host city will be announced at the 140th IOC Session in Mumbai, India, in 2023. Bid details.
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|Bid Committee Website||https://www.vancouver2030.org/|
NFL official says league will support bid for flag football to feature at Los Angeles 2028 Olympics. The chief operating officer of the National Football League's (NFL) international division has said the league is in favour of flag football being added to the programme for the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics.May 26, 2021
The sport was eventually played officially as a demonstration sport only once, in 1932. Though American football has not been played in the Olympics since then, various American football players have participated in the Olympics.
|American football at the Summer Olympics|
One of the reasons why American Football isn't an Olympic Sport is due to eligibility rules. If made an Olympic sport, pro players would be eligible for international representation under the International Federation of American Football (IFAF). NFL players, however, aren't eligible for IFAF representation.Jul 9, 2021