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The Olympic winners received a wreath made of a sacred olive tree branch. Another version is that after the contest, the victor was given a ribbon.

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Q: What awards were given to the winners in the Ancient Olympic Games?
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Who was the star of the ancient Olympic Games?

The winners.

What prizes did the winners get in ancient olympic games?


What was given to the winners of ancient olympic games?

A head wreath.

When did winners in the Ancient Olympic games receive?

An olive wreath

What did the winners receive in the ancient Olympic games?

A head wreath.

What happened to the winners and losers of the ancient Greek Olympic games?

They were shot

What prize did winners receive in the Ancient Olympic Games?

A head wreath.

What kinds of awards were there in the ancient Olympic games?

There was the fame of winning. Many of the winners had statutes made of them. The actual award was a crown made of olive leaves.

What did the winners of the Ancient Olympic Games receive?

A wreath for their heads.

How did the Greeks reward the winners of the Olympic games?

The winners of the Olympic games were crowned with chaplets of wild olive.

What prizes did winners get in ancient Olympic games?

the winner wuld get a crown of olive leaves and 2nd and 3rd place winners would get nothing.

Who invented the ancient Olympic games?

The ancient olympic games originated in ancient Greece.

How would the Ancient winners of the Olympic games be rewarded on the final day of the games?

The final day winners of the Ancient Olympics Games in Greece would be rewarded with olive leaves near the temple of Zeus and maybe a purple silk robe or/and money

Are the winners of olympic games respected?


Why wasn't the Olympic games in the ancient Olympics?

it was in ancient olympic

What women was aloud in the real ancient Olympics the ancient olympic games?

No, there was only olympic games for men in ancient olympic history

Ancient greek Olympic stadium?

The ancient Greeks did different games to our Olympic games

Did the olympic games start in ancient Egypt?

No, the olympic games started in Ancient Greece

How did they award the winners of the Olympic games?

by meadals i guess

What is the ancient olympic event?

The Olympic Games.

Who was not allowed to attend the ancient olympic games and why?

Women were not allowed to attend the ancient Olympic games.....

Who were the ancient Olympic games dedicated to?

The Ancient Olympic Games were dedicated to Zeus, the God of Gods.

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games?


What did the players win in the ancient olympics?

Winners in the Ancient Olympic Games were crowned with a laurel leaf wreath. This meant that when they went home everybody knew that he had won. Many Olympic champions never had to do work again.

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

The answer is. . . POO!