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The first Olympics were held in Athens in 1896.The events includes Track and Field

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What does the word Olympic mean

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

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Q: What year did the ancient Olympic games begin and where were they held?
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Why were the Olympic games held in ancient?

the olympic games were held for the God Zues.


When was the last ancient Olympic Games when did it begin and where was it held?

394 CE at Olympia in Elis, as usual.


When and where the first ancient Olympics games held?

The ancient Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece.


Who held the ancient Olympic games?

The Olympians


When and where were the ancient olympic games first held?

ancient Olympia


When are the Olympic games going to be held?

The 2012 Olympic Games will begin in London on July 22.The olympic games are held every four years.


Where were the original Greek Olympic Games held?

The ancient Olympic Games were held in Olympia, beginning in 776 BCE.


Who were the ancient Olympic Games held in honor of?

The Olympic games were held in honour of the god of gods and men Zeus


Did Zeus start the Olympic Games?

No, but the ancient Olympic Games were held the sanctuary of Zeus.


What are the games that were held in the ancient greek olympic games?

there are 9 games


What season were the ancient olympic games held in?

in the summer


When and where the first Olympics games held?

The ancient Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece.


Where were the 1896 Olympic Games held?

They were held in Athens, Greece. The ancient Olympic games were held in Greece to honor their gods (the gods of Olympus).


Where was the modern first games held?

The first modern Olympic games were held in Athens in 1986 but the the first ancient olympic games were held in Olympia 776BC


How many sporting activtites the ancient Romans did in their opympics?

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How often were the ancient olympic held?

the games where held every 4 years.


When and where did the first Olympic Games begin?

The first Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece in 776 BC.


In what year were the first ancient Olympic Games held?

776BC


What country held the first Olympic games?

Ancient Greece


In what country were the first ancient olympic games held?

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What sports were held at the ancient Olympic Games?

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What ancient people held the first Olympic games?

The Greeks.


What were the ancient Olympic Games held to honor?

The god Zeus.


Which part of the year were the ancient Olympic Games held?

Summer.


What sporting events were held in ancient greece?

Olympic games