about 5 or 9.
In about 1877The first modern Olympic games were held on April 6th, 1896 in Athens, Greece.
No. In fact the ancient games have little resemblance to our modern Olympics. Modern sports events are so much more complex than in days of old. These did not include riding horses.
In ancient Greece Olympia was the venue for the games which took their name after this city: The Olympic games. They were not in Athens. The modern Olympic Games are different.
The Greeks in ancient times started the games and the modern games is governed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), who not only choose the city, but also the sports and events by voting.
302 events and 28 sports
The Ancient Olympic Games were held every four years, a tradition that continues in the modern era.
* about 5 or 9 and one of them is discus throwing.
What year did the first ancient olympic games take place
The Ancient Greeks held the games at Olympus, Greece, thus giving the name 'The Olympic Games'. In 1894, Pierre de Coubertin wanted to continue the Olympics, and named these modern Olympics the 'Modern Olympic Games'.
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The Ancient Olympic Events are: Boxing Chariot Riding Riding Pankration Penathlon Discus Javelin Jump Running Wrestling
The ancient Olympic Games began in the year 776 BC. The marathon was not an event of the ancient Olympic Games. This is a modern event that started in 1896.
The first Olympic Games of the modern era took place in 1896. They were held in Athens, Greece where they were held in ancient times.
- They were playing in naked but right now they are wearing Olympic clothes. - Right now it changed lots of designs. - In Ancient Olympic they didn't had torch relay, in modern Olympic they have torch relay. - In Ancient Olympic they didn't had a flag, but right now we have the six colorful ring flag.
because of the rules and reasons to compete
Discus and javelin.
The pentathlon is a modern Olympics sport.
Yes. Women are allowed in the Modern Olympic Games, both as participants, and as spectators. Women were banned from the Ancient Olympic Games held in Greece, (both as participating athletes and as spectators), but, women are certainly allowed in the Modern Olympic Games.