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The Ancient Olympic Games , originally referred to as simply the Olympic Games were a series of athletic competitions held between various city-states of Ancient Greece. They began in 776 BC in Olympia, Greece, and celebrated until 393 AD

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Who invented the olymipc?

The ancient Greeks invented the Olympic Games.

Who supervises the olymipc Games?

Olympic is spelt like this OLYMPIC not olymipc

Did the olympic games start in ancient Egypt?

No, the olympic games started in Ancient Greece

What is the olymipc torch?

It is a torch that people light up at the start and end of the Olympics.

What city hosted olymipc games after World War 2?

London, in 1948

When and where did the olympic games start?

the ancient Egypt's

When did the ancient Olympic Games start?

776 BCE.

Why did the ancient Olympic games start?

because of zues

What did the ancient olympic games start?

it started in 1990

Did Zeus start the Olympic Games?

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

What year did the ancient olympic games start?

776 BC

When do the Olympics games start first?

The Olympic games started in 776 BC in Ancient Greece.

When did the ancient Greek calendar start?

The answer to the question is "THE FIRST OLYMPIC GAMES"

How often are they olymipc Games held?

The Olympic games are held every 2 years. The summer and winter Olympic games alternate every 2 years, so it will be 4 years in between each summer games and likewise for the winter games.

When did women start participating in the Ancient Olynpic games?

Never, but you might be thinking of the Hera Games for young unmarried women.

What were the ancient traditions of the Olympic Games that are still used today?

the opening ceremony is still a grand start to the olympics that was started in ancient greece

What olymipc sport is divded into alpine and Nordic?


Where did the ancient games come from?

where did the ancient games come from?

How did chariot racing start?

The Olympic games in ancient Greece. The chariot was pulled by 2 horses.

Who invented the ancient Olympic games?

The ancient olympic games originated in ancient Greece.

Where is the next olymipc place 2016?

Rio De Jeneiro

Where was the location of the Olypmian games in ancient Greece?

The place of the Ancient Olympic Games was Olympia in Ancient Greece

What are the differences of ancient games and modern games?

ancient games with swords/magic modern games with guns/.

Famous ancient athletic games?

The Olympic games were the most famous athletic games in ancient Greece.

What did ancient Greek boys play with?

They played a game similar with todays marbles. Also the played with little wooden or stone sculptures of horses, chariots etc. Dolls were dated in the start of greek civ (5.5 thousand years ago) during the Cycladic civ. The maskots of the 2004 Olymipc games were that first dolls that were found in the Aegean sea dated 3500-3000 years old.