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Winners in the Ancient Olympic Games were crowned with a laurel leaf wreath. This meant that when they went home everybody knew that he had won. Many Olympic champions never had to do work again.

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What do athletes in the ancient Olympics win?

In the ancient Greek Olympics the athletes won olive wreath crowns.

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Did a woman win the ancient Greek Olympics?

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they won a reaf like substance that goes on their head

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An olive wreath and a statue honouring them in the temple of Zeus!

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What did they wear in running in the Ancient Olympics?

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