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Cricket, Rugby and Gaelic football.

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Q: What sports were played in the Olympics years ago?
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What sports were around 75 years ago?

soccer Olympics and basketball and baseball and football

What do they do at the Olympics?

The Olympics started back hundreds of years ago in Anthens Greece, the summer Olympics which hapen every 4 years ( 2008, 2012, 2016) and the winter Olympics happens every 4 years opposite to those ( 2010, 2014, 2018). In the Olympics trained profesionals play sports like basketball, running, high jump, trampoline. But in the winter Olympics sports like hockey, speed skating, skiing and snowboarding take place. The Olympics are pretty much a very big sporting event.

Which sports have been dropped for Olympics in 2016?

After the 2008 Games in Beijing, baseball and softball were dropped and will no longer be competed at the Summer Olympics. Some of the other sports that have been dropped from the Olympics include golf, polo, rugby, and tug-of-war.

How long ago were the Olympics created?

20 million years ago

Did the Olympics start in the 1800s?

The Olympics started thousands of years ago, and they were brought back in 1896.

Why or how the olympicsstarted?

the olympics started hundreds of years ago, by the greeks.

Are people who played sports in high school in better shape than people who didn't?

No... or at least, "not necessarily". Whether or not you played sports 20 years ago has very little to do with your current state of physical fitness.

What is 'modern day Olympics'?

The Olympic Games that have been played since 1896 are called the 'modern Olympics'. The Olympics started in 776 BC in Greece. If you hear the term 'Ancient Olympics', that means the Olympics that were played long, long ago.

When did amateur wrestling start?

It started hundreds of years ago in the Roman Olympics

Where badminton was played hundred of years ago?


What was sports equipment like 100 years ago?

Some of the sports that were there 100 years ago include horse racing, soccer and golf. Polo also emerged in the late 1800s.

When where the last 3 winter Olympics?

Now: Vancouver, Canada. 4 years ago: Torino, Italy 8 years ago: Salt Lake city, USA 12 years ago: Nagano, Japan 16 years ago: Lillehammer, Norway