The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading
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Brief History of the Olympic Games. Ancient Olympic Games: Chronology of
athletic events added to the Olympic Games: Myths and the Olympic Games:
A history of the Olympic Games from Ancient to Modern.
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
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
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 ...
A history of the Olympic Games: From ancient Greece to the present day.
Part ofKS2 History. The Greeks loved sport and the Olympic Games were the
biggest sporting event in the ancient calendar. The Olympic Games began over ...
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 ...