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In which country were the ancient Olympics held?

The Ancient Olympics were held in Olympia, Greece. Modern Olympics are held in various areas.


How often were the ancient Olympics they held?

ancient Olympics were held every 4 years


When was the Olympics held in the Ancient Greeks?

The ancient Greek Olympics were held once every 4 yr ... the same as the modern Olympics.


Where was the ancient Olympics held?

it was held in ancient Greece in Olympus


What is the difference between the ceremonies in the ancient and modern Olympics?

Ancient Olympics were only hosted in Olympia


What Greek God was the Ancient Olympics held in honor of?

The ancient Olympics were held in honor of the Greek god Zeus, primarily.


When was the first ancient Olympics held and where?

the first ancient Olympics where head in grease


How often were the ancient Olympics held how often are the modern Olympics held?

both are/were held every 4 years, or as the ancient Greeks called it, every olympiad


Were the Olympics only held in Ancient Greece?

The ancient Olympics were held in ancient Greece at Olympia in the Peloponnese every four years as a festival of the god Zeus.


Did some ancient Olympics feature different races?

when was the last ancient olympics held


Where were the ancient Olympics held in Greece?

The ancient Olympics were held at the temple of Zeus in the territory of the city-state of Elis, located in the Peloponnese Peninsula.


When did first Olympics held and where?

The first official 'modern Olympics' were held in 1896 in Athens, Greece. The modern Olympics origianted from the 'ancient Olympics' first held in 776 BC till 393 AD in Ancient Olympia in Greece.


Why did ancient Greece have the Olympics?

The ancient Greeks held the Olympics in honour of the Greek God Zeus.


Where is the first Olympics held?

it was in the ancient greece the first olympics


How were ancient gods connected with the ancient Olympics?

The ancient Olympics were held to honor the Greek gods (especially to honor Zeus).


How often were the the ancient Greek Olympics held?

the ancient Olympics games were held once in 4 years. the time period was called as Olympiads & was only held in Olympia in Greece


Where was the first Olympic held?

Both the first ancient Olympics and the first modern Olympics were held in Greece.


Where Was the ancient greek Olympics held in?

It is held on mount olympus in a masive stadium hence the name olympics.


Where were the first olympics held and year?

The first Olympics where held in Olympia in ancient Greece in 776 BC


Where was the asthens ancient Olympics held?

The Olympics were held by and in Elis, not Athens. There were the Istmian games near Athens.


When and where the first ancient Olympics games held?

The ancient Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece.


When was the Ancient Olympics Held?

They were held every 4 years


When was the first Ancient Olympics held?

held in 776 BC


What were the ancient Olympics held in?

Answer: Greece


Is it true that the first modern olympics were held in 1896?

The first modern Olympics were held in 1896, but the first ancient Olympics were held over 2500 years ago.