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Q: What was the most popular sport in the Olympics in Ancient Greece?
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How did it the Olympics become a popular sport?

The Olympics are not actually not a sport but is a ancient competition but its been popular in Greece since 3-5000 years a go.

What was the most popular sport in ancient Olympics?

most people reckon that swimming is the best sport in the Olympics

When was sport begein?

Sports have been around for thousands of years. Ancient civilizations had sports. The Olympics comes from Ancient Greece.

What is the most famous Olympics sport?

Probably track and field, since it has been in the Olympics since the original games in ancient Greece.

When did archery become a competative sport?

Since the very first Olympics which took place in ancient Greece. It was considered a "hunter's" sport.

Is it true that in ancient Greece sport games were popular only in Olympia?


What sport did the First Nations invent?

i say any sport in the Olympics since Greece stared the Olympics and they are an old country

What sport are Greece good at in the Olympics?


What kind of sport did greek people play in Greece?

The ancient Greeks invented the Olympics. The early olympics included boxing, chariot racing, discuss, javelin, running, and wrestling.

What is the oldest sport in Greece?

every sport in the olympics because they are the one that invented the olympics. Thats where it all started

Why do the athletes have to say the Olympic oath?

They don't have to say it. It is recited as a link to the original Olympics of ancient Greece, when athletes had to pledge their dedication to their sport.

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