the first recorded year in which the ancient Olympic games took place
god of all Greek gods; the Olympics were held to honor him
the site of the early Olympic games (and the origin of the name "Olympics")
an ending of wars for a month surrounding the games in order to allow spectators to travel safely and soldiers to compete in the Olympics
a period of 4 years between
a foot race - the only event in the first Olympic games
the reward for winning an Olympic event
large jar filled with olive oil or celery sticks; carried by marathon runners
javelin, discuss, long jump, running and wrestling
the 5 events of the pentathlon
cross between boxing and wrestling
a race run by men carrying shields and wearing armor
the punishment for cheating in the ancient Olympics
the only event that women were allowed to compete in
a series of 4 different religious festivals that took place in ancient Greece
Greek runner who ran from Marathon to Athens to announce victory over the Persians
large gym with a sand floor where athletes trained for a month prior to the start of competition
a tool used to wipe the sweat off of athletes
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