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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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What sporting happens every four years?

The Olympics.

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Is gymnaestrada bigger then the Olympics?

The Olympics is know as the biggest sporting event in the world and is held every four years in a different country. The gymnaestrada is also held every four years in a different country around the world. There are around 12,000 athletes in the Olympics but there are over 20,000 gymnasts in the gymnaestrada making it the biggest sporting event in the world for participants.

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The Commonwealth Games are held every 4 years most likely because other international sporting events, such as the Olympics, are held on that schedule.

How many years separate each edition of the Summer and Winter Olympics games?

There are two years between an edition of the Summer Olympics and the next Winter Olympics, and then another two years before the next Summer Games.Between editions of the Games of the same season, there are four years. This goes back to ancient times, as there were four different sporting/religious events held by the Greeks. One was held every year, causing a rotation. The greatest of these events was, of course, the Games of Olympia, the games dedicated to Zeus.

What events happen every 4 years?

The olympics

How many games are in this years Olympics?

There will be 300 events in 26 sports at the olympics 2012! -.-

What sporting event is held every 4 years that started in Greece?

those are called the Olympics

Are there any sporting events in the Bible?

Paul compares faith to running a race in 1 Corinthians 9:24 and 2 Timothy 4:7. Marathons and sporting events were well known in Greek culture and throughout the Roman empire especially in Corinth which held "Olympics-style" games every 2 years.

Why were there no winter Olympics in 1970?

The Olympics are every 4 years. There were Winter Olympics in 1968 and 1972, but, not in 1970. The idea of have the Summer Olympics and the Winter Olympics in different even number years is something that was started just a few years ago. The two events used to be held in the same year. There were Summer Olympics in 1968 and 1972 (where the Israeli athletes were murdered), but, no Summer, or Winter, Olympics were held in 1970.

Where and why did the winter Olympics begin?

The winter Olympics are a sporting event Witch occurs every 4 years. They were first held in 1924 in chamonix,france

Is the Olympics an event or a meet?

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