The ancient Greeks held the Olympics in Athens, Greece. Nowadays, I don't know.
The ancient Greeks held the Olympics in honour of the Greek God Zeus.
both are/were held every 4 years, or as the ancient Greeks called it, every olympiad
the Olympics were originally held every four years when the Greeks created it , ( just as it is now )
The ancient Greeks organized the ancient Olympics as a dedication to god Zeus. The event was held in the Olympia plains in Greece.
The games were part of the Greeks worshipping of Zeus.
The city of Elis started them, and that was where they continued to be held - at the temple of Zeus.
Ancient Greeks had the Olympics to honor Zeus.
The ancient Greeks, traditionally dated 776 BCE, held in the territory and sponsorship of the city of Elea.
The Ancient Greeks started this competition for their belief to in the glory in competition and to honour their Gods with their ability. The Olympics were much more than a game, they gave competitors a chance at immortality. Champions were seen as heroes and were given something special: Honour. This was a higher value to the Ancient Greeks than money or prizes. The Ancient Greek Olympics merged two things that the Greeks held sacred, religion and the desire for greatness. See the related link for further information.
The Ancient Olympics were held in Olympia, Greece. Modern Olympics are held in various areas.
the Olympics were held in Olympia!!
They didn't do swimming in the ancient Olympics.
ancient Olympics were held every 4 years
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.
Yes, the Greeks invented the Olympics and held tornaments in Olympus. Sports like archery, javelin throwing, wrestling. BTW they did it naked.
Ancient Greeks competed in the first olympics.
The ancient Greeks.
it was held in ancient Greece in Olympus
yes, it was in the ancient Greek Olympics.
To be frank, they had nothing to do with the Olympics, which were created by the Greeks.
The Olympics are a legacy of the ancient Greeks because it was they who founded such competitions. Ancient Greek culture had several different Olympic-style athletic competitions, held at different times of year, sometimes at several-year intervals. Even members of nation-states at war with one another might participate in such games.