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A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
Brief History of the Olympic Games. Ancient Olympic Games: Chronology of
athletic events added to the Olympic Games: Myths and the Olympic Games:
Jul 1, 2012 ... The history and origins of the Olympic Games take us back into the past of
Ancient Greece and the legends of the heroic athletes visiting the city ...
The Olympic Games began over 2,700 years ago in Olympia, in southwest
Greece. The Games were part of a religious festival. The Greek Olympics, thought
The Olympic Games. ... in a chariot race. If he lost the race, he would lose his
head. Read about the outcome of the race, as well as other Olympic historical
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
The ancient Olympic Games were a sporting event held every four years at the
sacred site of Olympia, in the western Peloponnese, in honour of Zeus...
In 776 B.C.E, about three thousand years ago, the first Olympic Games took place
. Originally, the games were part of a religious festival to honor Zeus. He was ...