No-one one knows exactly how the Olympics was started. All we know is that they were dedicated to the ancient greek god, Zeus.
A Greek person named Heracles. Not a French person.
No. The Olympics were strictly a Greek festival.
The Greeks invented the Olympics in honour of their gods.
In the time of Cronus, Heracles the leader of the five Daktyloi (Dactyls), established the Olympic Games.
honor of their gods
Yes they did.
According to legend, the ancient Olympic Games were founded by Heracles (the Roman Hercules)
They did it to honor the god Zeus.
lot's of stuff, such as....... the olympics and the marathon
Although the Greeks did invent the Olympics, they do not own it. It is owned by the International Olympic Committee.
The First Olympics were held in Athens. According to the legend Heracles was the founder of this athletic event. Heracles also known as Zeus's son. It was the only athletic event that was held in Athens at the time.
i say any sport in the Olympics since Greece stared the Olympics and they are an old country
Greece started the Olympics as a form of worship to the god Zeus. They named it the Olympics because the dwelling of the gods was Mount. Olympus.
Yes and no. Technicly the olympians took over Mount Olympus and the Titans attacked them. The events where soon called the olympics.
They invented it to bless/a offering t the Greek God zesus
who found the oylmpics? founded by Heracles (the Roman Hercules), a son of Zeus.
Heracles was bisexual
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Yes, the Greeks invented the Olympics and held tornaments in Olympus. Sports like archery, javelin throwing, wrestling. BTW they did it naked.
The Winter Olympics were first held in 1924 in the French resort of Chamonix and were imagined by Eugene Brunettea d'Usseaux (ITA) in 1911