Summer time was the time of the year that the ancient Greek Olympics took place in.
the ancient Olympics games were held once in 4 years. the time period was called as Olympiads & was only held in Olympia in Greece
The first modern Olympics was held in Greece in 1896. The next time the Olympics were in Greece was 2004.
Athens Greece is where the world held there first olympics in 1896. They also held the olympics for the second time in the year 2004.
The Olympics are held every four years because the Ancient Games held at Olympia in Greece, were held every four years. The time in between the Ancient Games was called the Olympiad and was used for dating purposes!
a long time
Elis.The ancient Olympics were always held in Olympia (as opposed to the modern Olympics, which are held in a variety of locations). At the time of the first Olympics (and for a considerable number of years after that) Olympia was in an area controlled by the city-state of Elis. Olympia (and Elis) are both located in what is now Greece.
ever since ancient Greece time when Athens held the 1st Olympics and boy did they have OTHER events like spear javalin and bull riding
They did the Olympics.
The ancient Olympics have not ceased to exist. The Olympics are still held every 4 years, and have been evolving over time to include new sports.
The First Olympics were held in Athens. According to the legend Heracles was the founder of this athletic event. Heracles also known as Zeus's son. It was the only athletic event that was held in Athens at the time.
there was a time when the modern Olympics were not held. In what years did this occur? What was the reason why the Olympics weren't held?
Greece leads the march past at every Olympic games. Greece is given the privilege as she is the nation where modern Olympics was held for the first time.
Chariot Racing- something unfair was girls weren't allowed to go to Olympics or school in that time!
It is basically a time period in the history of Greece ususally dated from 776BC which was the first Olympics and the closing of the Platonic Academy in 529 AD
There was a truce for a month between all city states, and all fighting stopped.
The Olympics are held in different locations to provide economic benefit to different countries. It also exposes the world and the athletes to different traditions and cultures which is in the spirit of the games.
First the kings, then the oligarchs, then the tyrants, then the democrats, then the oligarchs, then the kings.
Presidents. They were elected by lot (chance) and held office one time only.
Well, considering that the very first ancient Olympics began in 776 BC and ended in AD 394, that would mean the ancient Olympics were attended every four years (like today's Olympics) until 1170 years had passed. If these games went uninterrupted over that period of time, then there should have been around/exactly 292 ancient Olympic games held.
No it wasnt because they wanted to be healthy or olympics was healthy it was because women werent llowed to participate back in time when olympics was first a world heritage.
According to the International Olympic Committee website, the Olympics are held every four years to respect the origins of the Ancient Olympics which were held every four years.An Olympiad is four years in length and this is the length of time chosen to be between the Olympics in both the modern and ancient eras. Although an IOC-sanctioned event was held in 1906 (but the IOC do not widely regarded this event as an Olympics) and the idea to hold events in the gap between olympics was dropped).
There is not definite answer to this question as the Olympics are held in a different location every time.
In 1996 Summer Olympics which were held in Atlanta, Georgia.