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these were the events which were held in ancient Olympics such as swimming,shooting etc.

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What does the word Olympic mean

What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

How did the athletes prepare for the ancient olympic games

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games

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What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games?

racing


Which events are in the modern Olympic Games that were not in the ancient Olympic Games?

The answer is. . . POO!


How many Olympic events are alike in the modern Olympic games and the ancient Olympic games?

about 5 or 9.


What sporting events were held in ancient greece?

Olympic games


What other events were introduced in to the ancient olympic games?

The Ancient Olympic Events are: Boxing Chariot Riding Riding Pankration Penathlon Discus Javelin Jump Running Wrestling


How many events were held in the Ancient Olympic GAMES?

1 and a half


What prizes where given to the winners of ancient Olympic events?

A head wreath.


What is some ancient or modern day olympic events?

Ancident Olympic events still existing today include: Marathon Javelin throw Wrestling


What events took place in the first Olympic?

The Ancient Olympic Games consisted of only one race, the "stade" race


When did wrestling get invented?

Wrestling was around when the ancient Greeks used the sport for their olympic events


How is ancient Greece culture reflected by today's society?

We still use many of the Olympic events that were used in Ancient Greece.


What are the names of the ancient Greek Olympic sports?

The ancient Greek Olympic sports were mostly throwing events like javlin. They also had running and long jump and high jump.


Where were the ancient Olympic Games events held?

At the temple of Zeus in Olympia in Elis in southern Greece.


What were the first five events in the ancient Olympic games?

Running, wrestlling, boxing, pankration, pentathalon.


Name two sporting events that took place at the olympic games in ancient Greece?

boxing and discus were two of the nine events that took place during the ancient Greece Olympics.


What are the same about the ancient and modern Olympics?

Women are now allowed to compete and there is a Marathon and there is winter Olympics and many more sports and no going naked. Ancient Olympic and Modern Olympic has a lots of events.


How many events are alike in the modern and ancient Olympic games?

* about 5 or 9 and one of them is discus throwing.


What events took place in Ancient Olympic Games?

chariot racing javelin and lots of other sports


What were some things in ancient Greece?

They created olympic events to honour the gods they had a war against Persia


How many events are there in the Olympic decathlon?

There are ten events in olympic decathlon


What athletic events were included in anicient pentathlons?

The first pentathlon was documented in Ancient Greece and was part of the Ancient Olympic Games. Five events were contested over one day for the Ancient Olympic pentathlon, starting with the long jump, javelin throwing, and discus throwing, followed by the stadion (a short foot race) and wrestling.


Can you have a list on the ancient rome Olympics?

No, there's no records or listings of the ancient Rome Olympics because ancient Rome never had the ancient Olympics. The Olympic games were Greek events. The emperor Nero tried to establish Olympic type games called the Neronia, but they soon fizzled out.


Which ancient Olympic events are still in the modern Olympics?

the running, wrestilng, javilen and long jump are in the modern Olympics


What are some Olympic events that have stayed the same since ancient Greece?

Running, boxing, wrestling, discus, javelin.


Are any women allowed in the Olympics?

In ancient times, no. But in today's world, definitely. There are events for women to compete in in ALL olympic events, from hockey to pole-jumping.