In 1865 Hulley, Dr. Brookes and E.G. Ravenstein founded the National Olympian Association in Liverpool, a forerunner of the British Olympic Association.
In 1890, after attending the Olympian Games of the Wenlock Olympian Society, Baron Pierre de Coubertin was inspired to found the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The modern Olympic Games (French: Jeux olympiques) are the leading
international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in
The Modern Olympic Games were founded in 1894, when French educationist
Pierre de Coubertin sought to promote international understanding through ...
Summer Olympics moments of Mexico City. ... The birth of the modern Olympic
Games ... Marathon runners train for the first modern Olympic games in 1896.
Learn about how the modern Olympics began and evolved into what the games
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After 1500 years with no Olympics, the modern Olympic Games were established.
Learn how and why the Games began again.
The best amateur athletes in the world match skill and endurance in a series of
contests called the Olympic Games.
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Games Summer Games ... A separate cycle of winter games was initiated in 1924
Jan 15, 2012 ... The Olympic Games have an extensive history, but the modern epoch of this
worldwide sporting event is marked as having been initiated in ...
Olympic games premier athletic meeting of ancient Greece, and, in modern ...
The modern, summer Games were initiated by Baron Pierre de Coubertin, and ...