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Actually, in Greece women were aloud to play in the Olympic games but, only certain ones like curling and skating for example and they were encouraged to by the Greek Gods and Goddesses to participate in the Olympics.

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Q: Why did girls not get to participate in Olympics in Greece?
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What sports did athletes participate in at the first Olympics in ancient Greece?

Chariot Racing- something unfair was girls weren't allowed to go to Olympics or school in that time!

When did the Olympics start to let girls compete?

Women were able to participate in the Olympics starting in 1900.

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Who particapted in the ancient olympic games?

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