For international fame.
us we inspire many athletes to compete for our countries
They compete for money and/or medals ..i think.
the first olympic "medals" was a branch of olive leafs
today tens of thousands of people come to participate in the olympic games but back in the ancient times only the villagers of Greece participated in the games There are 11,028 Athletes in the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
Because it brings everyone together from all around the world no matter what religion or background you have or are you are allowed to compete in the olympic games.
In today's Olympic Games, the majority of athletes are professionals who are paid to play their sport. In addition, many countries pay their athletes a bonus if they win a medal..
They both had people in it and judges and prizes
The importance of the Olympic games today is that it brings different cultures together. All countries are united in this athletic occasion.
2012: this is the answer today.
because there is more today than befor
No records remain. Though the original Olympic game were not the international games we know today.
The Olympic Games.