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What are the differences between the modern and the ancient Olympic games?

people did older sports in the older Olympic games, where people could die. also it was not on TV.


Which events are in the modern Olympic Games that were not in the ancient Olympic Games?

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Why do the Olympics happen?

The Ancient Olympics were banned but Pierre de Coubertin wanted people to do sports and then the Modern Olympic games were created in memory of the Ancient Olympic games so that kinda why.


Was skating in the ancient and modern Olympic games?

no


Why are the Olympic games called modern summer Olympic Games?

The word "modern" distinguishes the games since 1896 from the ancient Greek Olympic games from 776 BC. There are two Olympics games, summer and winter, referring to the season of year the games are held in and the sports contested therein.


What games that were in the ancient Olympic games are in the modern games?

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How many Olympic events are alike in the modern Olympic games and the ancient Olympic games?

about 5 or 9.


Ancient and modern olympic games?

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Where there any team sports in the Ancient Olympic games?

yes


What sports were held at the ancient Olympic Games?

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Where did sports originated?

ancient Greece, they had the first Olympic games


When did the Ancient Olympic games become the Modern Olympic games?

In about 1877The first modern Olympic games were held on April 6th, 1896 in Athens, Greece.


Who invented the London 2012 Olympic games?

The Greeks in ancient times started the games and the modern games is governed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), who not only choose the city, but also the sports and events by voting.


Did the colseum in Athens have anything to do with ancient Greek olympic games?

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.


Where was the modern first games held?

The first modern Olympic games were held in Athens in 1986 but the the first ancient olympic games were held in Olympia 776BC


What is the different between the modern olympic games and the ancient 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.


Were ancient Olympic athletes better than modern athletes?

What year did the first ancient olympic games take place


In ancient Greece how often were the olympic games played?

The Ancient Olympic Games were held every four years, a tradition that continues in the modern era.


How long do the ancient Greece and modern olympic games last?

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What is the penalathon in the ancient olympic games?

The pentathlon is a modern Olympics sport.


What sports were in the first modern Olympics?

Farting Championships were played in the first modern Olympic games.


Why did the ancient Olympic games change to the modern games?

because of the rules and reasons to compete


What is the history of track?

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.


How many events are in the modern Olympic games?

302 events and 28 sports


Which of these sports was included in the first modern olympic games held in 1886?

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