The ancient Greeks would hold the Olympic games to honor Zeus. They would come together every four years to honor him.
The Ancient Greeks held their Olympic Games to honor the God of Gods, Zeus
It was the first place to hold the Olympic games
In honar of their great gods.
In 776 BC at the Olympic Festival. Important to honor the gods & goddesses.
They were religious festivals in honour of one of the gods - ranging from Olympic (Zeus) and other games to play festivals like the Athenian City Dionysia (Dyonysius).
Because Greece was the first country to hold the olympic games The ancient Greeks created and were the first to host the Olympics. That's why the Olympic games held 8 years ago in Greece was such a meaningful and historic event.
every four years.
No. Ancient Greece was the home of the Olympics. Rome did finally host the Olympic Games in 1960.
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The Olympic Games were first hold in 1896.
In ancient times, Greek societies held the Olympic games (as well as various other, similar athletic contests) for primarily religious reasons. Athletic contests were considered to be favored by the Greek gods; they were also offered as a kind of reverence for and homage to those same gods. Another motivation was at work, as well: the Greeks were a fiercely competitive people, and the Olympic games gave them the opportunity for individual and social glory.
The ancient Greeks drank something called camomile which was belevied to hold therapeutic components
#1. they were the first to hold the very first olympic games #2.
The first Olympic games were held in Greece as a way to bring people together and show who was better. This was so the people who won could have bragging rights without having countries go to war and kill each other.
To hold up the roof.
Ancient Greeks were given rights as long as they were white males. They had the right to vote and hold public office, as well as own property.
In ancient Greece every four years all wars would be put on hold while the Olympic games took place.
To hold up the building
London, England has hosted the Olympic Games in 1908 and 1948.
Actually, they did hold Olympic Games and we can infer that if they held them, then they participated in them. Although their Olympic games are a bit different because they gave unusuall tests for their athletes.
The United Kingdom will hold its third olympic games this year
yes they did in 1808