By: Caitlin Voos
How did the Olympic Games contribute to society?
Fun Facts 😜
#2 - At first the Games only had 210 dash.
#3 - Later on the Games included longer runs, wrestling, javelin, and jumping.
#4 - In 393CE, the roman emperor Theodosius 1 banned the games until revived in 1896 at the Athens.
#5 - The competition was open to free Greek men, and they could only come from city-states to compete.
#6 - After Rome Greece in the 140s BCE the Games lost the realigious significance.