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Pierre de Coubertin, founder of the modern Olympic Games

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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: Who said the most important thing in the olympic games is not to win but to take part?
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What are the goals of the Olympic games?

The Olympic Creed: The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.


What is the spirit of the olympic games?

The Olympic spirit is best expressed in the Olympic Creed: "The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well."


According to the olympic creed the most important thing in the olympic games is not to win but to?

take part


What does the Olympic Creed mean?

Olympic Creed is.. "The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.""..supposed to spur the athletes to embrace the olympic spirit and perform to the best of their abilities."


What are the pledges or creeds of athletes in the Olympics?

The Olympic Creed reads:"The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.""Citius, Altius, Fortius" is the Olympic Motto.


What is the Oympic creed?

"The most important thing in the Olympic Games is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph, but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered, but to have fought well.


What is the most important event of the Olympic Games?

The lighting of the Olympic Torch Flame.


Write down the olympic creed?

The olympic creed is: the most important thing is not to win but to take part,just as the most important thing in lifeis not the triump but the strugglie.the essential thing is not to have conquered,but to have fought well.


What is the Olympic Greed?

The most important thing in life is not to win but the struggle for success


What words were used for the ancient olympic creed?

The most important thing in the olympic game is not to win but to take part


Where were the most recent Olympic Games held?

the most recent olympic games were held in Beijing china.


Which country has hosted the most olympic games?

The United States is the country to host the most Olympic Games. The United States has hosted eight Olympic Games.The United States has hosted the most Olympic Games. Currently they have hosted 4 Winter Olympic Games, and 4 Summer Olympic Games.The united states has held the most Olympics but in 2012 London will be the city that has held the most games.


Where was the most recent Olympic Games held?

The most recent Olympic games were in China (Beijing) and in 2012 its in England (London)


Why is the person who lits the Olympic torch to start the winter olympic games?

'Why' - because it has been the custom in most Olympic Games. Or did you mean 'who'?


Has Russia ever sent competitors to the olympic games?

Russia has sent competitors to most of the Olympic games


How many summer olympic games have there been?

There were 31 sports in the most recent summer Olympic games.


What country has had the most olympic games?

usa


Which country has hosted the most Olympic editions of the Olympic Winter Games?

usa


Why has North America hosted the most Olympic games?

North American has not hosted the most Olympic Games ... Europe has by almost 4 to 1.


Which continent has hosted most olympic games?

Europe is the continent which has hosted most of the games


2008 olympic games?

Are the most recent Olympic games, held in Beijing, China. They are going on right now.


What are the original olympic games?

The Olympic Games started in Greece, with most of the same events e.g. swimming and the javelin


What is the Olympic creed?

"The most important thing is not to win but to take part, just as the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle. The essential thing is not to have conquered, but to have fought well." Pierre De Coubertin Or more likely what our questioner is looking for is "higher, faster, stronger".


What city has had the most olympic games?

The City of London with 3 games


Where do most olympic games take place?

Olympic games can take place anywhere in the world. Past Olympic games have been in Atlanta, GA, Russia, Beijing, and Greece.