Men have competed in Olympic discus since the first Modern Olympics in 1896. Women have competed in Olympic discus since 1928.
about 5 or 9.
The following events were competed in the 2004 Summer Olympics:ArcheryAthleticsBadmintonBaseballBasketballBoxingCanoeingCyclingDivingEquestrianFencingField HockeyFootball/SoccerGymnasticsHandballJudoModern pentathlonNetballRowingSailingShootingSoftballSwimmingSynchronized swimmingTable tennisTaekwondoTennisTriathlonVolleyballWater poloWeightliftingWrestling
Javelin, discus and shot put were all games modeled on combat activities. For the modern games, the biathlon is a test of skiing and shooting, modeled on the Finnish Army's resistance to the Soviet invasion.
The modern Olympic Games began in Athens, 1896.1896 is the year
The nine sports competed in the first modern Olympic Games (1896 in Athens) were Athletics (track and field), Cycling, Fencing, Gymnastics, Shooting, Swimming, Tennis, Weightlifting, and Wrestling.
* about 5 or 9 and one of them is discus throwing.
Wrestling, long jump, athletics, discus, chariot racing.
Discus and javelin.
the events were discus, long jump, javlin, wrestliing, and runing
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about 5 or 9.
By both of the games they still have discus, javelin and wrestling. they also have wresteling.
The Ancient Olympic Events are: Boxing Chariot Riding Riding Pankration Penathlon Discus Javelin Jump Running Wrestling
302 events and 28 sports
Javelin, discus, wrestling, chariot racing, foot racing, pentathlon
Yes they were
Discus was one of the first events in the Olympic games back in the Greek times. It has been modified by multiple people, but initially the Greeks invented it