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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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Q: Do they do running races in the Olympics?
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What kind of races were in the ancient Olympics?

there were running races and boxing and many more .

What the oldest running event in the Olympics?

Foot races

Why do you have marathon races in the Olympics?

To celebrate the running of a slave to the city Marathon.

How many races are there in the Olympics?

There are 35 races in the olympics

What was the earliest sport played?

I would have to say running. The ancient Olympics had races as the main events.

What type of sports did the ancient Greeks have at the Olympics?

chariot racingjockeys raceboxingpentathlon (running,long jump,discus,javilin and wrestiling)running races# # #

What are 10 sports played at the olympics?

gymnastics, rowing, diving, running, cycling, synchronised swimming, swimming races,

When was running introduced in the Olympics?

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.

How many races is in the Olympics?

there are 35 races in the olimpacs

There were footraces in every Olympics did some Olympics feature other kinds of races?

chariot races

There were foot races in every Olympics. Did some Olympics feature other kinds of races Name them.?

chariot racing

What races do they do in the Olympics?

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.

Was there races in the ancient Olympics?


What races besides foot races were held at the Olympics?

There are relay races in swimming, so those are other races.

What were some of the sports featured in the first Olympics?

Running races, a very violent form of boxing and wrestling, often to the death; javelin throw.

What were all the events in the ancient Olympics?

boxing, running long jump, foot races, javeline,discus, wrwestling,and a race called the stade

What are footraces?

Running races.

Are chariot races in the ancient Olympics?


What is the gun called used running races?

The gun used in running races is called a starter's pistol.

What is the past tense of Lauren always wins running races?

Lauren always won running races.

What games were held in the Ancient Olympics?

running races, jumping, discus, javelin, long jump, wrestling, boxing and two kinds of horse events.

How many running events are in the Olympics?

21 running events at the morden Olympics

Did some ancient Olympics feature different races?

when was the last ancient olympics held

What happens in running races for the Olympic Games?

you we running and runnin

What is the first sport?

Running races