a metal; gold for first,silver for second and bronze for third
No, that is a modern invention. They got a wreath of Laural leaves.
I am sure it is the Olympics because most countries have competitors in it.
Ancient Olympics were a religious event honouring Zeus, the most prominent of the Twelve Gods
Pankration, an all-in unarmed fighting event.
No one 'wins' the Olympics. There are dozens of different events that competitors participate in and each individual event has a winner.
The earliest known event was the footrace.
it was the 3000m sprint
Race of the Soldiers. It was an event in the ancient Olympics.