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the first olympic "medals" was a branch of olive leafs

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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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The traditions for the Olympic games are the Olympic torch, the welcoming of the athletes and the opening and closing ceremony.

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What are the Olympic games about?

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