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Key Vocabulary

Wreath
Guirnalda
Javelin throwing
Lanzamiento de jabalina
Wrestling
Lucha
To compete
Competir
Athletes
Atletas

The Ancient Olympic Games

What were the Olympic Games like in ancient Greece? Find it out by reading this short article.

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The Ancient Olympic Games

What were the Olympic Games like in ancient Greece? Find it out by reading this short article.

Intermediate
Read and listen to this story in Beelinguapp!

The Olympic Games are considered the most important sporting event in the world. Every four years, thousands of athletes compete in various sports to win the coveted gold medal.
What were the ancient Olympic Games like? The first Olympic Games date back to 776 BC. They were held in the rural sanctuary of Olympia, Greece for almost 12 centuries.

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