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There was running, discus, javelin, races with armour on, triple jump, double jump, Wrestling, boxing, Chariot Racing and fighting.

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who took part in the ancient greek Olympics ---- ANSWER: Males only, and in the nude for the first 100 years. Females could not even watch.

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Only free native born men were allowed to participate or watched the ancient Greek Olympics.

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Men only could watch the olympic games for ancient Greece. the men in the olympic games were naked and women were not allowed to watch for this reason

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Who watched the ancient greek olmpyics games?

The Ancient Greek Olympic games were watched by men only (participants were naked). Women, if I am not mistaken, caught watching said games were condemned to death. They were, after all, part of a religious ritual.

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