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The Ancient Olympic Games consisted of only one race, the "stade" race

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What events took place in the first modern Olympic Games?

Wrestling, long jump, athletics, discus, chariot racing.

What event took place in the hippodrome in the ancient olympic games?

all equestrian events took place in the great hippodrome

Name two sporting events that took place at the olympic games in ancient Greece?

boxing and discus were two of the nine events that took place during the ancient Greece Olympics.

What events took place in the Olympic Games then and now?

Swimming, Track and Field, and Volleyball

How many Sporting Events took place during the Olympic games?

302 in 26 sports

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What was the date when the olympics first took place?

The first official Olympic games took place April 6, 1896. However, they were based on the Olympic games of Ancient Egypt which are believed to have begun in 776 BC.

When did sychncronised swimming appear at the olympic games?

The first olympic games that synchronized swimming appeared in as an official sport was in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. However only the solo and duet events took place.

In what year were the first Modern Summer Olympic Games?

The first Modern Summer Olympic Games took place in 1896, in Athens, Greece.

Where and when did sumer Olympic weight lifting originate?

The first weightlifting events in the Modern Olympics took place at the 1896 Games in Athens. Events were held in the two hand lift (similar to clean and jerk) and one hand lift. Events were also held at the 1904 Games. Weightlifting became a constant Olympic event starting in 1920.

What Bad events in 1996?

Well that was the year that the bombing took place in the Olympic Village in Atlanta. That was a pretty big deal.

What events took place in the 1972 munich Olympics?

Members of Israels Olympic Team were taken Hostage, and then killed in Munich.

When was the first olympic held?

The first Olympics of the modern era were held in 1896. The first Olympic games were held in 776 BC and took place in Olympia, Greece.

Who was the first ever olympic mascot?

Waldi was in the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany and he was a Dashund. He took the place of the first Olympic mascot

The first Olympics in the city of Olympia in Greece took place in?

The first Olympic games were held in 776 BC.

What gender were all the people for the first Olympic games?

The first Olympics were all male. and took place in Greece

What place did the events of the first Thanksgiving take place?

The first Thanksgiving took place at Plimoth plantation, in modern-day Plymouth, Massachusetts.

What major events took place in China?

In 2008, Beijing hold the summer Olympic Games. In 2010, Shanghai will hold the World Exposition.

What big world events took place in 1928?

One of the biggest world events that took place in 1928 was the second Winter Olympic Games which were held in St Moritz, Switzerland. Another major event was the Kellogg-Briand pact where sixty nations agreed to outlaw war.

What are three events that athletes took part in when the first Olympics first took place?

Chariot races, Foot races, Javelin/Discus.

Where did the first Thanksgiving events take place?

The first Thanksgiving took place on Plimoth plantation in modern-day Plymouth, Massachusetts.

When did marathons begin?

Assuming you mean long distance running marathons, the marathon was one of the original modern Olympic events that took place in 1896.

What events took place in Ancient Olympic Games?

chariot racing javelin and lots of other sports

What events took place in the ancient olympic games?

discus javelin hammer throw sprint high jump hoping the shoe throw lolz