What year? They change everytime they are held.
field events and track events
archery,basketball and muck more!!
chariot race, pankration
There were nine types of sporting events in the first modern Olympic games. They were Athletics (track and field), Bicycling, Fencing, Gymnastics, Shooting, Swimming, Tennis, Weightlifting, and Wrestling.
because thats what they all did for fun and practicing jousting back in the middle ages. like mogols and riding horses.
how does the modern view differ from this ancient view
Modern track and field had a convergence of different annual athletic events. One of those events was held for the first time in 1849 known as the Steeplechase at The Royal Military Academy in England. Hurdling made its first appearance in an anual sporting event at this race.
A "decathlon" consists of ten distinct athletic events. Originating in the athletic competitions held in ancient Greece (including the "Olympics"), modern-day decathlon competitions vary in the particular events required of the competitors; for instance, the ten events will differ in men's and women's competitions.
good food, women, and prestige if a gladiator became successful. The ultimate goal was freedom in which a gladiator would never have to fight again unless he wanted to. In this regard, Roman gladiators had much in common with modern sports heroes, and a gladiator could retire comfortably if he lived long enough.
Romans held gladiator fights as a way to generate revenue. Another reason for the fights was that the Roman's enjoyed watching them, much like our modern sport fans.
In huge arenas similar to that of modern day football stadiums on a smaller scale.
The events in the modern day triathlon are: 1. Swimming 2. Cycling 3. Running
Most of the events from the Modern Olympics originally came from the Ancient Olympics but many more events have been added to the Modern Olympics...
At first the gladiatorial games were sponsored by individuals as a funeral munus or duty to the deceased. However because they grew in size over the years, individuals simply could not afford them so the emperors took over and sponsored all gladiatorial games. In some instances wealthy individuals were able to hold private gladiator fights in their palatial estates. In the provinces, such as the area where the modern nation of Croatia exists, arenas for gladiator events and other forms of entertainment were paid for by the local Roman government.
how did ancient Egyptian life differ from ours
302 events and 28 sports
Ed Eways got his start in the public eye creating televised sporting events and public speaking programs that Eways himself appeared in. He has also been on many DVDs that are aimed to promote empowerment within the youth. Eways is known for his flair and modern music that he will use in his events. There is talk of public office or Hollywood for Eways.
poo and wee
Events like rock concerts are held today in many modern day coliseums. As for the ancient Romans, the Emperors used the coliseums to entertain the people. Many events were held, wild animal fights and gladiator battles, as well as sea battles with the coliseum filled with water. An interesting fact is that the gate you entered and your seat was related to your position in society.