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Volleyball at the Olympics
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Volleyball at the Olympic Games
Facts about Volleyball in the Olympics
Volleyball in the Olympic Games width=  Olympics Volleyball has been part of the olympic program 17 times.
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After the Rio Olympics a total of 52 medal sets have been awarded in Olympic Volleyball. Go here for an all-time list of Medalists in Volleyball.

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There has been 4 different Events in Olympic Volleyball.

Medal table for Volleyball in the Olympics
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. USA 95 6 20
2. BRA 810 5 23
3. URS 74 1 12
4. JPN 33 3 9
5. CHN 32 3 8
Complete Olympic Volleyball Medalstanding
Volleyball in the Olympic Programme
Olympic Games Venue Number of Events
Women Men
Tokyo 1964 Komazawa Volleyball Court 1 1
Mexico City 1968 Arena Revolucion 1 1
Munich 1972 Volleyballhalle, Olympiapark 1 1
Montreal 1976 Montreal Forum 1 1
Moscow 1980 Druzhba Multipurpose Arena 1 1
Los Angeles 1984 Long Beach Arena 1 1
Seoul 1988 Chamsil Gymnasium 1 1
Barcelona 1992 Palau Sant Jordi 1 1
Atlanta 1996 Omni Coliseum 2 2
Sydney 2000 Sydney Entertainment Centre, Darling Harbour 2 2
Athens 2004 Sports Pavilion Faliro 2 2
Beijing 2008 Capital Indoor Stadium 2 2
London 2012 Earls Court 2 2
Rio 2016 Maracanazinho Arena 2 2
Tokyo 2020 Ariake Arena 2 2
Paris 2024 Le Bourget - Pavilion II 2 2
Los Angeles 2028 Honda Center 2 2
International Volleyball Federation
The Olympic competitions in Volleyball is organised by the Federation Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) in cooperation with the host city of the specific games. Follow the link for more information about world championships, the international organisation, general history of Volleyball etc.
These Volleyball facts about Volleyball in the olympics is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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