Best Answer


User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2012-06-21 13:14:36
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Musical Instruments

20 cards

Ancient musical instrument similar to the buccina

What did Aristotle recognized that modes could be used for different reasons

What were the Greek Muses known for

What did archaeologists discover in China and consider them to be the oldest playable musical instruments

See all cards

Ancient Greece

21 cards

Was Beethoven in the Classical or Baroque Era

Which community formed along the Indus River basin

The concept of equality before the law was introduced to the Constitution in the

When talking about a classical civilization such as classical Rome is classical capitalized

See all cards

Alexander the Great

23 cards

The two forms of theater in ancient Greece were

Who was athens conquered by

A person who remains calm in the face of pain or misfortune is called

A person or thing that has an imaginary or unverifiable existence is a

See all cards

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What sports was played in ancient Greek Olympics?
Write your answer...
Related questions

What games were played during the ancient Greek Olympics?

Athletic and equestrian sports.

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 is ancient greek culture reflected in today's society?

well, I know that the sports they played in Greece influenced todays Olympics.

What sports were practiced in Ancient Greece?

Some sports are golf, tennis, Greek Olympics, and marathons.

Did the gods make up the sports in ancient Greek Olympics?


What is the oldest sport that was played without any clothes on?

the ancient greek Olympics they did the majority of their sports naked therefore females were not allowed to view or participate i n the sports

Why do the winter Olympic games happen?

The Olympics are modeled after the ancient Greek Olympics which were a competition between Greek city-states. The Winter Olympics happen now to have snow and ice sports in the Olympics.

What were common ancient Greek hobbies?

dancing, Olympics (sports), lyre (flute) playing,etc.

What did the greek men practice sports every day?

the Greek man played sports every day because they practiced for the Olympics games.

For the ancient Olympics was the Olympic Torch carried around different countries?

No. The ancient Olympics were a sports festival but also a religious festival celebrated in Greece by Greeks to honor the Greek gods.

Why are people nude in the ancient greek Olympics?

B/c fashion, ethics and morals aren't fixed, but changes over time. And in the times of the ancient olympics, nude was the way to be when competing in sports.

What is the connection Ancient Greece and the Olympics?

The Olympics is an Ancient Greek festival.

Why did they think it was offensive to Zeus if women played in the ancient Greek Olympics?

zeus was man

What are facts about ancient greek Olympics?

How old did you have to be to compete in the ancient Greek Olympics?

You had to be 7 years of age or older to compete in the Ancient Greek Olympics.

Who were the ancient Olympics athletes?

The athletes of the ancient Olympics were young Greek men.

What Greek God was the Ancient Olympics held in honor of?

The ancient Olympics were held in honor of the Greek god Zeus, primarily.

What was some of Greek entertainment?

Sports played a large role in ancient Greek entertainment. To this end, the modern Olympics were founded during the time. Ancient Greek entertainment called for four different Olympics each and every year. One area of ancient Greek entertainment that lives on today is street artists. In the city-states of ancient Greece, it was popular to come upon street poets and singers of all variety and ability. This form of entertainment has translated to the future through bards and on to street mimes and such.

What was the Pancratium in ancient Greek times?

a sport that was held in the ancient greek Olympics

What sports were played in the greek Olympics?

wrestling, boxing, long jump, javelin, discus, chariot racing

What fighting events are there in the ancient Greek Olympics?

Want to know oh my name is Kyle okay wrestling in the Ancient Greek Olympics

Who participated in the ancient Olympic?

the Ancient Greeks did. The Ancient Greek are the ones who first came up with the Olympics, one of the main sports was wrestling, along with many other extremely physical activities.

What were the ancient Macedonian sports?

Ancient Macedonian sports were the same as the rest of the Greek sports

Who came to the ancient Olympics?

The Ancient Greek citizens.

What peoples played in the ancient Olympics?

Only Greek white men. Children and slaves could not participate.