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The ancient olympic games originated in ancient Greece.

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Who invented the olymipc?

The ancient Greeks invented the Olympic Games.

Who invented the Ancient Greek Olympic Games?

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Who first invented the ancient Olympic games?

The Greeks

What did the ancient Greeks play at the Olympic games?

Yes, in fact, they invented the Olympics

What is the importance of the ancient greek Olympics?

Ancient Greece is very important in the olympic games because the back in the time of olive prixes greeks were the peoplwe that invented the olympic games which are now carrying on.

Who is the inventor of the Olympic Games?

The modern olympic games were invented by the frenchman Baron pierre de courbertin. The first ever olympics though, was in ancient greece!

What women was aloud in the real ancient Olympics the ancient olympic games?

No, there was only olympic games for men in ancient olympic history

When was sports invented in ancient Greece?

Sport was not invented in Ancient Greece at all. More in Ancient Egypt. However the first Olympic games were held around 776 BC if that's any help.

When was wreaths invented?

Their earliest known use was 2,500-2,600 years ago, in ancient Greece. The laurel wreath was the ancient equivalent of the winner's medal at the Pythian Games. These games were the ancient equivalent of the modern Olympic Games.

Ancient greek Olympic stadium?

The ancient Greeks did different games to our Olympic games

Did the olympic games start in ancient Egypt?

No, the olympic games started in Ancient Greece

Which part of America invented athletics?

No part of America invented athletics.Athletics were invented (or first recorded as a competitive event) in ancient Greece, the most famous event being the Ancient Olympic games.

Who invented the London 2012 Olympic games?

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.

Why wasn't the Olympic games in the ancient Olympics?

it was in ancient olympic

Who was not allowed to attend the ancient olympic games and why?

Women were not allowed to attend the ancient Olympic games.....

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


Who were the ancient Olympic games dedicated to?

The Ancient Olympic Games were dedicated to Zeus, the God of Gods.

How invented the Olimpics?

The first Olympic Games were held in Olymia in ancient Greece. The first one recorded was in 776BC.

What Roman Emperor invented the Olympics?

According to legend, the ancient Olympic Games were founded by Heracles (the Roman Hercules)

Were women women allowed at the ancient olympic games?

Women were not allowed to compete in ancient Olympic games.

Who lit the flame in the ancient Olympic Games?

The Sun's Rays lit the Flame in the Ancient Olympic Games!

Were women permitted to attend ancient olympic games?

women were not permitted to attend the ancient olympic games

Did the colseum in Athens have anything to do with ancient Greek olympic games?

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.

Who were not allowed to watch the Olympic Games in ancient Greece?

Women were not permitted to watch the Olympic Games in Ancient Greece

What is the ancient olympic event?

The Olympic Games.