Best answer: Where were the V Olympic Games originally supposed to be held?

Where were the 1908 Olympics originally supposed to be held?

The 1908 Olympic Games were originally awarded to Rome, but were reassigned to London when it became apparent that Rome would not be ready. Despite the short notice, the Games were exceptionally well organised.

What was the original point of the Olympics?

The purpose of Olympic Games was for young men to show their physical qualities and to enforce the relationship between the various Greek cities. Only Greek men were allowed to participate in the Olympics but not women.

Where was the third Olympics held?

Where will the 2016 Olympic Games be held?

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