Byzantine Emperor Theodosius the 2nd declared to stop the ancient Olympics as he hated Zeus.
celebrated until 393ad
emporer theresuas in 393ad
The first Ancient Olympics were held between 776BC and 393AD - a span of 1168 years.
The ancient olympic games ended in 393AD on the orders of the emperor Theodosius I. The modern olympics began in the summer of 1896. They were held in Athens.
because of the god
Ancient Greeks were very serious about the Olympics that even when they are in the middle of a war,they will actually stop what there doing and go and play in the Olympics!
The first Olympic games were held in Olympia, Greece in the year 776BC and were celebrated till 393AD.
The ancient Olympics were last celebrated in AD 393. They were abolished the following year by a decree of the Roman Emperor Theodosius, because they were un-Christian.
The Olympics were last celebrated in AD 393, and abolished for being un-Christian the following year.
The ancient Olympics stopped because there are now more people that are modern than ancient and people will get fed up having to watch old sports and the Olympics will lose their career
The Ancient Greek Olympics
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The ancient Olympics began in 776 BC
In the Ancient Olympics the competitors were nude.
they ancient Olympics begun to honor their gods
Ancient Greeks had the Olympics to honor Zeus.
There were 9 events at the ancient olympics
The Olympics is an Ancient Greek festival.
The Olympics come from the ancient Greeks way back in 776BC They had competitions (which they had to do nude) and the winner would get a olive branch crown, they did many games and the women weren't allowed in the stadium because of the nudity of men, the reason they had to do it nude was to show they didn't have any weapons or protection, the only event they didn't do naked was the chariot racing and that was the only event women were allowed in the stadium for, the ancient Greeks ended the Olympics in 393AD then at 1896 they started the modern Olympics.
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The athletes of the ancient Olympics were young Greek men.
the first ancient Olympics where head in grease
They wore NO CLOTHES at the Ancient Olympics!! .