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One country- Greece.

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Q: Why did only Greece compete in the ancient Olympics?
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Who could compete in the Ancient Greece Olympics?

men were the only ones alowed to compete

Were the only Olympics the only games held in ancient Greece?


Who were able to complete in the ancient Olympics?

Only men were able to compete in the Ancient Olympics. Women were forbid to enter the Ancient Olympics, or, Olympia, as it was called back then.

Who was not allowed to participate in Olympics?

In The Ancient Olympics only men were. In the Modern Olympics Women were only aloowed to compete from 1930 onwards

Were the Olympics the only games held in ancient Greece?


In what year the and country were the first Olympics held?

The ancient Olympics began in the year 776 BC in Greece. The modern Olympics began in 1896 also in Greece.

How many countries competed in the greek Olympics?

In the original Greek Olympics only men from the city states that made up Greece were aloud to compete in the Olympics!

Who was famous that participated in the ancient Olympics?

people came from all over ancient Greece after they were approved to be in the Olympics because they had to be good enough. so pretty much anyone who was good enough to participate in the Olympics and was a citizen of a Greek city could participate in the Olympics.

What are facts about ancient Greece Olympics?

the men did not wear anything because they only did it in the summer

Who competed in the Ancient Olympics and what did the athletes wear while competing?

Only men were allowed to compete in the Ancient Olympics and they didn't wear anything while competing, they went naked.

What are five top similarities between ancient and modern Olympics?

Similarities 1. Held every four years 2. There are many of the same events 3. They compete Differences 1. Only men could compete in ancient Olympics 2. Ancient Olympics were held to honor the ancient Greek god, Zeus 3. They didn't have ice skating, bobsledding, or the luge in ancient Olympics 4. In the ancient Olympics the men had to compete nude

Who played sports in ancient greece-?

Only free men who spoke Greek could compete, instead of athletes from any country.