Presidents. They were elected by lot (chance) and held office one time only.
Ancient Greece and ancient Rome existed, as the term ancient suggests, during antiquity.
ancient Greece lasted the shortest time
the Romans did not hold the Olympics. the Olympics is a greek tradition that has carried into what it is today. the Romans held bloodsports in their famous colliseum, while the Greeks held the olympiads in Athens. in both cultures, woman could not compete. they were there solely for the pleasures of men. and it was a much greater time.
336BC to 2000BC
the ancient Olympics games were held once in 4 years. the time period was called as Olympiads & was only held in Olympia in Greece
The first modern Olympics was held in Greece in 1896. The next time the Olympics were in Greece was 2004.
Athens Greece is where the world held there first olympics in 1896. They also held the olympics for the second time in the year 2004.
The Olympics are held every four years because the Ancient Games held at Olympia in Greece, were held every four years. The time in between the Ancient Games was called the Olympiad and was used for dating purposes!
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a long time
Elis.The ancient Olympics were always held in Olympia (as opposed to the modern Olympics, which are held in a variety of locations). At the time of the first Olympics (and for a considerable number of years after that) Olympia was in an area controlled by the city-state of Elis. Olympia (and Elis) are both located in what is now Greece.
ever since ancient Greece time when Athens held the 1st Olympics and boy did they have OTHER events like spear javalin and bull riding
The ancient Olympics have not ceased to exist. The Olympics are still held every 4 years, and have been evolving over time to include new sports.
They did the Olympics.