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What its the oldest olympic sport?

The oldest known olympic sport is bull jumping. Source: Chachanswers.com


Is wrestling the oldest sport?

yes and no.... it was in the first olympic games... but people ran first. But Wrestling is widely considered to be the oldest sport.


Which olympic sport is the oldest?

Chariot races were in the acient days


What is the oldest sport-?

The oldest known sport is running or sprinting. Running dates back to the first Olympic games that took place in 776 BC.


What is the Longest ongoing olympic sport?

The only event at the very first (classical) Olympic games was the Stadion foot race. A Stadion was about 200m, and women were not allowed to compete, so it would be fair to say that the Men's 200m is the oldest ongoing Olympic event, and therefore Athletics the oldest ongoing Olympic Sport.


What is the oldest American sport in the history?

Baseball


What is the oldest team sport history?

Lacrosse


Why is football the oldest sport?

I don't know what you mean by oldest; there was ancient Olympic games that had "sports" way before football


How long has the pole vault competition been in existence?

Pole vaulting is a sport with a very long history. It has been a sport since the mid-1800's when it was first recognized as a competitive sport. It has been an Olympic medal event since the late 1800's for men thought it wasn't recognized as a woman's sport in the Olympic's until the year 2000.


Where is the International Institute For Sport And Olympic History in State College Pennsylvania located?

The address of the International Institute For Sport And Olympic History is: Po Box 175, State College, PA 16804-0175


Where did cross country skiing originate?

The Olympic sport of cross country skiing is one of the oldest in the Winter Olympic games. The origins of the sport can be traced back to the end of the nineteenth century in Norway.


What is the oldest surviving team sport held continually at the modern Olympic games?

i think it would be rugby !


What is the oldest sporting event?

The eldest sport is discus which originated just before the first olympic games came out.


What is History of Philippine Sports?

Basketball is most popular and oldest surviving sport.


What is a good website to read about the history of the luge as an Olympic sport?

http://www.vancouver2010.com/


What is the oldest sport world wide?

One of the oldest sports in the world is the discus throw. The discus throw or toss was one of the original Olympic games played in Ancient Greece.


When was wrestlings added to the olympics?

Wrestling was an event at the first Olympic games. It can be argued that wrestling is the oldest sport known to mankind.


When did all volleyball become an olympic sport?

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'What is the oldest American sport in history'?

Baseball. Since the Civil War and even before


When was falconry established?

before written history. oldest field sport know to man


Is basketball an Olympic sport?

Yes, it is an Olympic sport.


Is Kung Fu an Olympic sport?

No it is not an Olympic sport.


Is surfing an Olympic sport?

No surfing is not an Olympic sport.


What is the oldest major sport in US history?

The oldest major sport in USA history would be baseball. born in the middle of the 19th century. Added to that could be college football, which had its first college vs college in 1868 when Rutgers beat the visiting team from Princeton.


Is ballet an Olympic sport?

No, it is not an olympic sport it is an art of soul.