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there were running races and boxing and many more .

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Q: What kind of races were in the ancient Olympics?
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Was there races in the ancient Olympics?

yes


Did some ancient Olympics feature different races?

when was the last ancient olympics held


Are chariot races in the ancient Olympics?

yes


What was the second day of the ancient Olympics?

they had car races


What happen on the first day of the ancient Olympics?

Men sports (races).


What did the races stand for in the ancient Olympics?

They were run to honout the geek gods.


What games did ancient Greece have for the Olympics?

Wrestling! Races, sort of disk throwing.


How many races are there in the Olympics?

There are 35 races in the olympics


How was the Olympics made?

The Ancient Greeks made them and young nude men would run races.


What was the earliest sport played?

I would have to say running. The ancient Olympics had races as the main events.


Where did the Olympics find their roots?

The Olympics find their root in Ancient Greece were races were first held to honor the God of the Gods, Zeus and were later adopted as the Olympics.


What kind of sports or events did they do in Ancient Olympics?

Swimming


What are 5 sports found in the Ancient Greece Olympics?

Five sports found in the Ancient Greece Olympics include foot races, boxing, wrestling, horse racing, and discus throwing.


How many races is in the Olympics?

there are 35 races in the olimpacs


What were some of the sports held in ancient Olympics?

Foot races, javelin, discus, all-in wrestling, chariot racing.


How were races timed in ancient Olympics?

They weren't timed. Whoever crossed the finish line first, won. Period.


There were footraces in every Olympics did some Olympics feature other kinds of races?

chariot races


What was the ceremony like in the Ancient Olympics?

it was cultural and very relegious kind of and contain a fine ceremony of olympics


There were foot races in every Olympics. Did some Olympics feature other kinds of races Name them.?

chariot racing


What races do they do in the Olympics?

It depends upon the particular Olympics. There are summer and winter Olympics. Examples of races in the summer Olympics include competitions among the world's fastest runners and swimmers. Examples of races in the winter Olympics include competitions among the world's fastest skiers.


Do they do running races in the Olympics?

yes


What races besides foot races were held at the Olympics?

There are relay races in swimming, so those are other races.


What kind of sports uniform did they wear in the ancient Olympics?

No uniforms. They performed naked.


Did ancient Rome do house races?

they did not do house races but they did horse races


What type of sports did the ancient Greeks have at the Olympics?

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