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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

Who ended the ancient olympic games

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What sports was played at the ancient Olympics?

running jumping javilon discus

What games were held in the Ancient Olympics?

running races, jumping, discus, javelin, long jump, wrestling, boxing and two kinds of horse events.

Why was footrace was the only sport in the Ancient Olympics?

It wasn't. There were a variety of events in the Ancient Olympics. For example: Pentathlon. Running / Jumping Wrestling. Boxing. Pankration. Equestrian events.

How many miles long was the ancient Olympics track?

The ancient Olympics race track was 500 miles long.

What sports were played at ancient Olympics?

chariot racing, weightlifting and the pentathalon. the pentathalon consisted of discus throwing, javelin throwing, wrestling, running and long jumping.

How many sports are there in the ancient Olympics?

At first, there was only footracing during the ancient Olympics, but later there came wrestling, boxing, javelin and discus throwing, long jumping, and chariot racing. There were no other sports involved, so when you total what I listed for you there, your answer should be 7.

How is horse racing in the modern Olympics the same as horse racing in the ancient Olympics?

There is no horse racing in modern Olympics. The current Olympic equestrian disciplines are Dressage, Eventing, and Jumping.

What are the three jumping events in the Olympics?

The three events that include jumping are: * long jump * high jump * hurdles race

Why did they disband ski jumping from the Olympics?

Ski jumping has never been disbanded from the Olympics.

How long were the pools in the ancient Olympics?

Answer: The ancient greek games did not have events that had to do with swimming.

How long did the ancient Olympics last?

2weeks tops

How long were the ancient Olympics held?

1000 years

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