Similarities 1. Held every four years 2. There are many of the same events 3. They compete Differences 1. Only men could compete in ancient Olympics 2. Ancient Olympics were held to honor the ancient Greek god, Zeus 3. They didn't have ice skating, bobsledding, or the luge in ancient Olympics 4. In the ancient Olympics the men had to compete nude
Only men that were allowed to compete but women weren't allowed so men had to compete naked in Ancient Olympic
men were the only ones alowed to compete
Men were nude in the Olympics to show their strength and so that they could be as physically capable as possible without anything hindering there performance.
Men were actually the first to compete in gymnastics in the ancient Greek Olympics. Women were not only prohibited from competing but also prohibited from viewing the sport because the men performed nude.
Only men were able to compete in the Ancient Olympics. Women were forbid to enter the Ancient Olympics, or, Olympia, as it was called back then.
|No, females were not allowed to compete in the Ancient Olympics, because men thought that women weren't strong enough, and the Olympics were for "middle and upper class" men. Wives were low class, simply b/c they were not men. :(
Because the men competed in nude.
The first few and the ancient Olympic games.
The Ancient Greeks made them and young nude men would run races.
dressed as men and sneaked in.