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2016 Rio Olympics
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.

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Jul 8, 2002 ... Top 6 Differences Between the Ancient and Modern Olympics. Fact & Fiction ... On the other hand, no one would disagree with Ms. Duddleson's ...

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There are a number of differences between the ancient Olympic Games and modern ... What are the similarities between ancient and modern Olympics? ... In the ancient Olympics, only the winners would be recognized out of all of the men  ...

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Aug 3, 2016 ... The Rio Olympics will be the 31st Summer Games of the modern era, but they have a long way to go before they can compete with nearly 12 ...

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Jul 29, 2012 ... Ancient and. Modern. Olympics. Who can compete? What other Olympics are held? Who can be a spectator? What's the sporting arena like?

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Also, in modern times there are winter and summer Olympics which each occur ... of the differences and similarities between the ancient and the modern games. ... in a ring, and they did not break the fighters into different categories by weight.

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Jun 29, 2012 ... But how did the original event compare with today's spectacle, asks Greek historian Professor Paul ... Which ancient Olympic Games have stood the test of time? ... Of these, wrestling and boxing survive (but in different forms).

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They also held the Olympics every five years. ... There were world records in the Ancient Games. ... How does the modern era differ from the post classical era.

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Category: Papers; Title: Modern Olympics vs. Ancient ... we do in modern day. However .... men and women can compete, and there are different competitions for

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The Olympic Games, ancient and modern. ... The was little chance that the glory of the games would enhance the power of Elis. ... To be honest, there were more differences than similarities between the ancient and the modern olympic games.