In ancient Greece Olympia was the venue for the games which took their name after this city: The Olympic games. They were not in Athens. The modern Olympic Games are different.
There is th Modern and ancient olympic games.
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The ancient Greeks did different games to our Olympic games
- They were playing in naked but right now they are wearing Olympic clothes. - Right now it changed lots of designs. - In Ancient Olympic they didn't had torch relay, in modern Olympic they have torch relay. - In Ancient Olympic they didn't had a flag, but right now we have the six colorful ring flag.
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In about 1877The first modern Olympic games were held on April 6th, 1896 in Athens, Greece.
The first modern Olympic games were held in Athens in 1986 but the the first ancient olympic games were held in Olympia 776BC
What year did the first ancient olympic games take place
The Ancient Olympic Games were held every four years, a tradition that continues in the modern era.
Discus and javelin.
The pentathlon is a modern Olympics sport.
because of the rules and reasons to compete
The ancient Olympic Games began in the year 776 BC. The marathon was not an event of the ancient Olympic Games. This is a modern event that started in 1896.
The first Olympic Games of the modern era took place in 1896. They were held in Athens, Greece where they were held in ancient times.
The Ancient Greeks held the games at Olympus, Greece, thus giving the name 'The Olympic Games'. In 1894, Pierre de Coubertin wanted to continue the Olympics, and named these modern Olympics the 'Modern Olympic Games'.
The first ancient games were 776BC and the first modern were in 1896.
The Olympic Games.
The ancient olympic games originated in ancient Greece.
The first 'ancient' Olympic Games were held in Greece in 776 BC. The first 'modern' Olympic Games were held in Athens, Greece in 1896.