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The ancient Greeks held the Olympics in honour of the Greek God Zeus.

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What was in ancient Greece?

The Olympics were invented in Ancient Greece

Why is Greece first in the Olympics?

Greece is first in the Olympics because Greece is where the Olympics started in ancient times.

What is the connection Ancient Greece and the Olympics?

The Olympics is an Ancient Greek festival.

When were the Ancient Olympics created?

Ancient Greece

Were the Olympics only held in Ancient Greece?

The ancient Olympics were held in ancient Greece at Olympia in the Peloponnese every four years as a festival of the god Zeus.

In which country did the Olympics originate?

Ancient Greece

What country did the first Olympics take place?

The Ancient Olympics began in Olympia, Greece in 776 BC. The Modern Olympics began in Athens, Greece in 1896.athens,greeceThe Olympic Games were started in Ancient Greece.

In what country did the Ancient Olympics began?

In Ancient Greece.

Where is the first Olympics held?

it was in the ancient greece the first olympics

How do the ancient Greece Olympics still influence today?

The Olympics. :)

Were the Olympics started in Rome?

The Olympics began in ancient Greece.

What are some What are facts about ancient Greece?

Did you know that Ancient Greece was the ones who started the Olympics! Well they did.

What are facts about ancient Greece olmypics?

it was in Greece and it was ancient

In which country were the ancient Olympics held?

The Ancient Olympics were held in Olympia, Greece. Modern Olympics are held in various areas.

Where did the ancient Olympics happen?

in greece

Where did the Olympics come from?

Ancient Greece

What were the ancient Olympics held in?

Answer: Greece

Ancient Olympics in Greece?

Yes they were

What events are in ancient Greece?

There was the ancient olympics and the thesatiter for girls

Where was the ancient Olympics held?

it was held in ancient Greece in Olympus

Where was the Ancient Greece Olympics held?

Olympia, hence the name 'Olympics'

What country did englands Olympics originate in?

The Olympics originated from Ancient Greece

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Where did the Olympics traditionally come from?

Ancient Greece.

Where did the ancient Olympics took place?