Running, jumping and throwing. Some of the most traditional Olympic sports, athletics has been part of the Olympic games since Athens 1896, the first of the modern era. Today, no other sport offers more than 141, 47 models which are gold.
Across the different events the aim is always the same: to outperform your opponents, whether it’s in running, jumping or throwing.
The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896. The man responsible for its rebirth was a Frenchman named Baron Pierre de Coubertin, who presented the idea in 1894. the Games were held in Olympia every four years for almost 12 centuries.
Here are some events that is held in the Olympics games:
- Beach volleyball
- soccer/foot ball
- Table tennis/tennis
And much much more.
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