What is the evolution of the Olympic Games?

What was the original purpose of the Olympic Games?

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.

What do the Olympic rings represent?

The Olympic symbol (the Olympic rings) expresses the activity of the Olympic Movement and represents the union of the five continents and the meeting of athletes from throughout the world at the Olympic Games. But watch out, it is wrong to say that each of the colours corresponds to a certain continent!

Why is Greece always first in the Olympics?

Why does Greece come out first in the Olympic Games opening ceremony? Greece always enters the stadium first and leads the parade to honor its status as the birthplace of the Olympics. When the Olympic Games were first revived in 1896, Athens was chosen as the host city.

What is ancient and modern Olympics explain in detail?

There were lots of stories about the origin of Ancient Olympic games. The word Olympic is derived from Olympia a valley, where first such games were organized. Modern Olympic Games – For revival of Modern Olympic games credits goes to the Baron Pierre de Coubertin of France.

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