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What does the word Olympic mean

What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

How did the athletes prepare for the ancient olympic games

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games

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Q: What sport was in the ancient Olympics and is still in the Olympics?
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What was the most popular sport in ancient Olympics?

most people reckon that swimming is the best sport in the Olympics

Is curling still a sport in the Olympics?

Yes. As of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, curling is still an Olympic sport.

Ancient great sport festival?


Was football part of the ancient Olympics?

No. Football is an American sport. America wasn't around during ancient times. Especially not ancient Olympics.

What was the Pancratium in ancient Greek times?

a sport that was held in the ancient greek Olympics

Was javelin a sport in the ancient Olympics time?


What was not a sport in the Ancient Olympics?

Skiing; rifle shooting.

When did javelin originate?

The sport of javelin originated at the ancient Olympics, but the sport came from a hunting technique

How did it the Olympics become a popular sport?

The Olympics are not actually not a sport but is a ancient competition but its been popular in Greece since 3-5000 years a go.

What sport did milo of kroton compete in in the ancient olympics?


Was shooting a sport in the ancient Olympics?

no it wasn't as they had no guns to shoot with

Ancient games still have in Olympics?

u can answer it

Did they have fencing in the Ancient Olympics?

No they did not have fencing in the ancient Olympis because fencing is a modorn sport or art.

How do the ancient Greece Olympics still influence today?

The Olympics. :)

How was the winner of a non sport rewarded in the ancient Olympics?

There were no non sports.

What is the penalathon in the ancient olympic games?

The pentathlon is a modern Olympics sport.

What was the most popular sport in the Olympics in Ancient Greece?

The sprint race.

When was the first year for the boxing sport an Olympics?

1904 they did have ancient olympics boxing but it wasn't considered the real "olympics" so i guess 1904 is the answer

When did wrestling become an olympic sport?

Wrestling was a sport in the first Modern Olympics in 1896 and it has been documented that wrestling was an event in the Ancient Olympics as far back as 708 BC.

What Sports were in the Ancient Olympics?

The Ancient Olympics began as a one day event, but expanded to three days to accommodate each sport. Sports at the Ancient Olympics included running, long jump, shot put, javelin, boxing, pankration and equestrian.

Which 3 rules from the ancient Olympics still apply to the modern Olympics?


What is the most famous Olympics sport?

Probably track and field, since it has been in the Olympics since the original games in ancient Greece.

When was sport begein?

Sports have been around for thousands of years. Ancient civilizations had sports. The Olympics comes from Ancient Greece.

How does ancient greek Olympics influence modern day sports?

The ancient Olympics influence the modern day Olympics because they are still in our lives. We wouldn't have all the sports we have today if it wasn't for the ancient times.

How did the athletes dress for an event in the ancient Greek Olympics?

They didn't. Sport was done in the nude.