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Q: Did men compete nude in the ancient Olympics?
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What are five top similarities between ancient and modern Olympics?

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

Who participated in the Olympics game in the ancient Olympics?

Only men that were allowed to compete but women weren't allowed so men had to compete naked in Ancient Olympic

Why did only men compete in the Olympics in ancient times?


Who could compete in the Ancient Greece Olympics?

men were the only ones alowed to compete

Why did men in the ancient Olympics competed nude?

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.

When did men gymnastics originate?

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.

Who were able to complete in the ancient Olympics?

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.

Where girls alowd to compete in the ancient Olympics?

|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. :(

Why were women not allowed to attend at the Ancient Olympics games?

Because the men competed in nude.

Are there Olympics that men compete but women do not?

The first few and the ancient Olympic games.

How was the Olympics made?

The Ancient Greeks made them and young nude men would run races.

In ancient Greece what did women do in the Olympics games could they compete?

dressed as men and sneaked in.

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