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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: Was there races in the ancient Olympics?
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Did some ancient Olympics feature different races?

when was the last ancient olympics held

Are chariot races in the ancient Olympics?


What kind of races were in the ancient Olympics?

there were running races and boxing and many more .

What was the second day of the ancient Olympics?

they had car races

What happen on the first day of the ancient Olympics?

Men sports (races).

What did the races stand for in the ancient Olympics?

They were run to honout the geek gods.

What games did ancient Greece have for the Olympics?

Wrestling! Races, sort of disk throwing.

How many races are there in the Olympics?

There are 35 races in the olympics

How was the Olympics made?

The Ancient Greeks made them and young nude men would run races.

What was the earliest sport played?

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

Where did the Olympics find their roots?

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.

What are 5 sports found in the Ancient Greece Olympics?

Five sports found in the Ancient Greece Olympics include foot races, boxing, wrestling, horse racing, and discus throwing.

How many races is in the Olympics?

there are 35 races in the olimpacs

What were some of the sports held in ancient Olympics?

Foot races, javelin, discus, all-in wrestling, chariot racing.

How were races timed in ancient Olympics?

They weren't timed. Whoever crossed the finish line first, won. Period.

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.

Do they do running races in the Olympics?


What races besides foot races were held at the Olympics?

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

Did ancient Rome do house races?

they did not do house races but they did horse races

How did the ancient Olympics honor Zeus?

The Ancient Greek Olympics

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 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 facts about the ancient Olympics?

The ancient Olympics began in 776 BC