It’s an exciting time with the Olympic Games officially underway in Athens, Greece, the site of the original Olympics over 2,700 years ago. As you watch your favorite countries and athletes compete in this year’s Games, you’ll be interested to know how the Games began and what traditions the early Greeks had. Impress your friends with this short list of fascinating fun facts from the Ancient Olympic Games!
Ancient Olympic Games Fun Facts
August 16, 20044:41 PM EDT