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The earliest known event was the footrace.

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Q: What was the event held at the earliest ancient Olympics games?
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What was the only event held at the earliest Olympics games?


What year was the second event added to the ancient Olympics?

There was no second event. Some of the events already came and the first ones were card games.

Who won the first Ancient Greece Olympic Games?

The victor of the sprint race, which was the only event in the first Olympics.

The only event held at the earliest ancient Olympic Games was?

The stadion race (a 600 feet long foot race).

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The first ever ancient olympics were held in Olympia, Greece in 776BC. The only event that year was a single race around the stadium, and the games lasted one day.

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Was Poseidon a part of the Ancient Olympics?

Poseidon was partly related to the Ancient Greek Olympics. The Isthmian Games were sacred to Poseidon and Palaimon. These games were 1 year before and 1 year after the olympics. The games consisted main event was horse racing due to Poseidon being believed to be the creator of horses. As well as this, musical contests also took place.