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Getty. According to historical records, the first ancient Olympic Games can be
traced back to 776 BC. They were dedicated to the Olympian gods and were ...
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According to the Greek history, the first Olympic Games in the Greek Antiquity can
be traced back to the 776 BC. The games were dedicated to the 12 Olympian ...
The Olympic Games. ... in a chariot race. If he lost the race, he would lose his
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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
According to tradition the first Olympics took place in 776 BC. While one legends
claims the games were established by Heracles (Hercules), who brought a ...