There were 9 events at the ancient olympics
They are both held every four years. They both competed in individual events to test their abilities.
Most of the events from the Modern Olympics originally came from the Ancient Olympics but many more events have been added to the Modern Olympics...
At the 1900 Games in Paris, women competed for the first time. The events women competed in were golf, tennis, and croquet.
Princess Anne in Equestrian events
Oscar Swahn is the oldest person to ever compete in the Olympics. He competed in the 1920 Olympics at 72 years old. He competed in sport shooting events.
Track and field has been a part of the Modern Olympics since the first Modern Games in 1896. The first event known to be competed at the Ancient Olympics was the stade run, a foot race of approximately 190 meters. So it could be said that track, or an ancient variation of track, has been competed at the Olympics since the first Ancient Olympics. History states that the pentathlon was included at the Games in 708 BC. This pentathlon consisted of discus, jumping, javelin, running, and wrestling. Discus and javelin are the first known 'field' events competed at the Olympics.
Chariot racing, running, and discus were among the events played in the ancient olympics.
Philippines first sent gymnasts to the Olympics in the 1964 Games in Tokyo. Fortunato Payao and Demetrio Pastrana competed in men's events and Evelyn Magluyan competed in women's events.
They have competed in * Golf *Soccer * swimming * Track