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Ancient Olympic pentathlon - Wikipedia

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The Ancient Olympic pentathlon was an athletic contest at the Ancient Olympic Games, and other Panhellenic Games of Ancient Greece. The name derives from  ...

Ancient Sports: Pentathlon

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Aristotle describes a young man's ultimate physical beauty: "a body capable of enduring all efforts, either of the racecourse or of bodily strength...This is why the  ...

Pentathlon - Ancient Olympics - KU Leuven

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The pentathlon was introduced at Olympia in 708 BC, in the same year as wrestling. It combined the following events: discus-throwing, the long jump, ...

Ancient Olympic Games Pentathlon - Hellenism.com

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Origin: The pentathlon was added in 708 BC in the 18th Olympiad. It consisted of 5 events: discus, javelin, long jump, running, and wrestling. Running and ...

Olympic games | Ancient Greece | Europe | The British Museum ...

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In ancient Greece only the wealthy could afford to maintain a chariot and horses. .... so the ancient pentathlon included five events: discus, javelin, long jump, ...

pentathlon | athletic contest | Britannica.com

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Feb 9, 2012 ... Athletic contest entailing five distinct types of competition. In the ancient Greek Olympics, the pentathlon included a race the length of the ...

Ancient Greek Olympics: Pentathlon & Equestrian Events | Online ...

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Event consists of 5 prizes; Stadion/ Wrestling- were apart of both the pentathlon & Olympia ancient greek discus; Discus, Halma (jump) and Akon (javelin throw) ...

Ancient Olympic Pentathlon an old university Sport - Topend Sports

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What is Ancient Olympic Pentathlon ? It was an athletic competition which consisted of five events, running, javelin throw, discus throw, long jump, and wrestling.

The Pentathlon: Throw that Discus, Son! - Ancient History Blog

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Jul 22, 2013 ... While modern Olympic athletes train in specific sports for years and years to be the best in their area, the athletes of ancient Greece had a much ...

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Apr 25, 2014 ... A fun look at how to perform the ancient pentathlon using video editing skills.