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The longest swimming event for men in the Olympics is the 1500 meter freestyle and for women is the 800 meter freestyle.

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What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

How did the athletes prepare for the ancient olympic games

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games

Who ended the ancient olympic games

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