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What sports was played in ancient Greek Olympics?


Did Greek mythology have sports?

Yes they started the Olympics

Why medals used in the Olympics have the goddess Nike in it?

Nike is the greek god of sports. The olympics are a greek sport. They ar putting a tribute to the greek culture

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?


Why are there olyempics?

The Olympics are sports competitions. They are very popular competitions.

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 did the greek men practice sports every day?

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

What were the games and the sports that the roman played?

watching gladiators kill each other was a popular sport, although, the Romans did put their own twist on the Greek Olympics

Who is the Greek god or goddess of sports?

Since the Greek gods and goddesses were from long ago there is no Greek god or goddess of sports but if meaning like the Olympics it would be Zeus because, the Olympics were dedicated to him. Above is one idea. Here is another idea Nike is the Greek goddess victory and the one that many consider to be the Greek Goddess of sports.

What games were played during the ancient Greek Olympics?

Athletic and equestrian sports.

Popular sports in Germany?

Football is very popular in Germany i think but they do well in lots of other sports such as athletics in the Olympics and lots of stuff in the winter Olympics but i think the main sport is football

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