there were running races and boxing and many more .
Wrestling! Races, sort of disk throwing.
they had car races
Men sports (races).
They were run to honout the geek gods.
Running was a part of the first ancient Olympics in Olympia, Greece, in 776 BC. They had several different foot races in those first Olympic Games. See the Related Link.
The Olympics find their root in Ancient Greece were races were first held to honor the God of the Gods, Zeus and were later adopted as the Olympics.
Five sports found in the Ancient Greece Olympics include foot races, boxing, wrestling, horse racing, and discus throwing.
The Ancient Greeks made them and young nude men would run races.
I would have to say running. The ancient Olympics had races as the main events.
There are 35 races in the olympics
Foot races, javelin, discus, all-in wrestling, chariot racing.
They weren't timed. Whoever crossed the finish line first, won. Period.
It depends upon the particular Olympics. There are summer and winter Olympics. Examples of races in the summer Olympics include competitions among the world's fastest runners and swimmers. Examples of races in the winter Olympics include competitions among the world's fastest skiers.
there are 35 races in the olimpacs
boxing, running long jump, foot races, javeline,discus, wrwestling,and a race called the stade
Olympics were a total of three days long. The first day was devoted to religious ceremonies. The participants, along with the priests and officials made their way into the sanctuary. They stopped to make offerings at three different alters outside the temples. The next day was all for the competitions. In the stadium were the foot races, wrestling matches, and boxing competitions. Horse races and chariot races were held at the Olympic race course, just beyond the stadium. On the last day the awards were given.
There are relay races in swimming, so those are other races.
running races, jumping, discus, javelin, long jump, wrestling, boxing and two kinds of horse events.
No. Cariot races were popular during antiquity. They were a feature of ancient Roman civilisation. They went out of favour centuries ago.