the ancient Olympics were all about strength. Some city-states were at war so the Greeks needed an Olympics. Women weren't allowed to come to lympia because they had their own festival. They COULDN'T come.
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How old did you have to be to compete in the ancient Greek Olympics?
You had to be 7 years of age or older to compete in the Ancient Greek Olympics. ...
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How were ancient gods connected with the ancient Olympics?
The ancient Olympics were held to honor the Greek gods (especially to honor Zeus). ...