The Olympic Games are a modern group of internationally-participated competitions, held alternatively every 2 years in either summer or winter. The term also refers to the ancient version, which was more of a festival, that occurred in Greece.
The function of the Olympic Games is to foster friendship and a sense of community among all nations in the world. They also promote competition and encourage hopeful peace.
The Olympic Games started in Greece, with most of the same events
e.g. swimming and the javelin
it's about bringing countries together and to make peace.
i think the olympic games is a very good thing because it helps you show what skills you have and what you can do best
I'll give you 2; Hurdles, and Javelin
lacrosse isn't currently played in the Olympics, but may be brought in at the Londan Olympic games in 2012.
None. The Olympic Games were held at Olympia in southern Greece.
One, the Summer Olympics. There is one Olympic Games played every two years. The Winter Olympic will occur in 2010, the Summer Games again in 2012, the Winter Games again in 2014.
26 games will be played in the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Like the Olympic Games, the Asian games are played every four years, and also like the Olympic Games a host city is selected from an Asian country.
Yes, Soccer is a youth Olympic discipline.
because your stupid
The concept of the Olympic games began in Greece, and therefore Greece can be considered the first country to participate in the games.