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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.

What was a popular sport in Ancient Greece in 2000bc?

the javelin throw & discus

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


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.

What is the most popular sport in Greece?

The most popular sport in Greece is soccer or as they call it, football

What sport are Greece good at in the Olympics?


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.

What sport was in the ancient Olympics and is still in the Olympics?

discus throwing

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 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 was the most popular sport in ancient Greece?

running EDIT: There was no main sport thay just played all the sports that existed.

What is Greeces most popular sport?

WELL the most popular sport is GREECE is SOCCER,

Ancient great sport festival?


What sport is Greece good at in the Olympics?

pooing in people's pillowcases

What kind of sport did ancient Greece have?


What was the first sport in ancient Greece?


Was football part of the ancient Olympics?

No. Football is an American sport. America wasn't around during ancient times. Especially not ancient Olympics.

Why were the games of the first Olympic started?

Basically the ancient GREECE olympics were started because all greece could think about was sport so they could keep fit and be prepared for war, But the WHOLE olympics was ment for all the countries to come together and represent peace to the world.

Why was fencing introduced into the Olympics?

Fencing is an ancient sport with a long history, popular enough around the world to merit a spot in the Olympic Games.

What was the Pancratium in ancient Greek times?

a sport that was held in the ancient greek Olympics

When and who invented running?

The sport probably started in Greece during the olympics