The first Winter Olympic games were held in 1924 in Chamonix, France.
The olimpic games are held every 4 years.
Every four years.
That it be held in France.
2013 2012 and 5012 1908, 1948 and this year, 2012.
in 776 bc
The word olympic comes from the Greek city of Olympus where the first games honoring Zeus were played. As far as the Olympic Games go? They were first held in Olympia, Greece...so the Olympic Games were the games in Olympia.
in 776 BC the Greeks held the first olyimpic games. the Olympic games then went for 1,000 years. the name of the sport is "gymnastics" is derived from the ancient greek work "gymos"
The first Commonwealth Games was held in 1930.
In ancient greek times it was to honer Zeus but modern is to carry on tradition and let athleats compete against each other
Athens held the first olympic games
The first Olympic games were held in Olimpia, grece
The first Olympic games were held in Athens, Greece.
The first Commonwealth Games were held in 1930.
The first Commonwealth Games were held in Hamilton in 1930.
The first modern Olympic games were held in Athens in 1986 but the the first ancient olympic games were held in Olympia 776BC