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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

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games

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Q: When were pools used in the Olympics?
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Is there a temperature requirement for pools used in Olympics events?

About 80˚F, give or take a few degrees.

What caused the pools to turn green at the Rio 2016 Olympics?

It was discovered that a pool technician mistakingly used 160 liters of hydrogen peroxide in the pools. The peroxide neutralized the chlorine, which allowed for organic growth.

Are swim meets measured in meters?

Some are measured in 50 meter pools (as in the olympics) Others are measured in 25 yard pools

How long were the pools in the ancient Olympics?

Answer: The ancient greek games did not have events that had to do with swimming.

Is salt used in swimming pools?

It is used in some pools, but not others. Chlorine is used as well.

How are swimming pools used?

Swimming pools are used for recreation, exercise and for rehabilitation of an injury.

What elements used to disinfect swimming pools?

Chlorine is used to disinfect Swimming Pools.

How many lanes does an average sized swimming pool have?

Most pools have six or eight lanes. The pools in the Olympics have eight, but smaller ones often have six.

What are the dimensions of a semi Olympic sized swimming pool?

The competition pools at the Olympics, and other world swimming events, are 50 meters long, but vary in width. Short course competion pools, in yards or meters, are not used at the Olympics, but are 25 yards or 25 meters long. The term "semi-Olympic sized" pool is not used in competitive swimming, but is sometimes used by non-competition swimmers to mean a pool with marked lanes.

Is chlorine used in pools?

Yes. Chlorine is used to prevent the growth of algae. Some pools use salt.

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