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At the greek games there where Wrestling, boxing, long jump, javelin, discus Chariot Racing, pentathlon (javalin, discus, running, wrestling & long jump) and hoplites (runnig race in full amour and shields).

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Competed in sports as part of a festival to the god Zeus.

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