The Greek city-state of Elis in southern Greece as a celebration to the god Zeus at Olympia in their territory.
It is recorded that the Olympics started at 776 B.C.
The ancient Olympics started in 776 BCE. The modern Olympics started in 1896 CE.
the Olympics started as a festival for the ancient god Zeus.
The Olympics began in ancient Greece.
the Ancient olympics i think started on the 16th of June 776bc i am not sure of this answer
The Olympics started in Ancient Greece.
The ancient Olympics were held and started in contribution to Zeus, king of all the Greek gods. The origin of the ancient Olympics were in Olympia, Greece.
Around 776 BCThe Ancient Olympics started in 776 BC. Then they stopped and they started the modern summer Olympics in 1896. The winter Olympics started in 1924. Then the youth Olympics (Summer and winter) started in 2010.
Greece is first in the Olympics because Greece is where the Olympics started in ancient times.
The Olympics were started by the ancient Greeks to entertain the Olympians also know as the Greek Gods.
In ancient times the Olympics started in 776BC and was ended in 394AD.
It started in 1345
it is the ancient Greece of olymipa
No women were not allowed to take part in the ancient Olympics , started in Athens by the Greeks. No women were not allowed to take part in the ancient Olympics , started in Athens by the Greeks. and they get burned and have to stay in the house for days
The Olympics were started as a ceremony honoring Zeus, the Greek god. One theory is that a cook had won a race of three and a half miles, starting the Olympics. :)
Did you know that Ancient Greece was the ones who started the Olympics! Well they did.
When the Ancient Olympics stopped Pierre de Coubertin started the Modern Olympics.
They started it to promote unity between the city-states of Ancient Greece.
776 B.C. it was started and recorded
they honored Zeus i don't know how it honored him but i do know for sure that the Olympics were started to honor Zeus
well.... they originally started to honor zeus, king of the gods.
The Olympics are split into two different eras. The ancient Olympics and the Modern games. The modern games started on April 6, 1806.