Oct 15th Panhellenic games: the circuit was played
once a year.
Greek Sports Dates relative to your of Olympics.
Very important to the Greeks Swore seeing Greeks, not being criminals
Most women were not allowed to attend or training past 10 month were allowed
the Olympics participating.
It was held in the Gymnasium or the No water supply on tournament ground
The first place won a olive wreath Procedures
Day one was sacrifice. Meat set aside fro
Gymnasium the banquet after the Olympics
Every was naked Day two was for a 4 horse chariot race.
they workout, compete, and got an edu- There were 20 chariots.
cation. Stadium is 200 yards
It was a multifunction centre Day 2 midday: Pentalathon; discus throw,
It was only open for males long jump, and javelin.
They learned art, literature, philosophy, In the stadium.
and music. Day three: Junior olympics?
Day 4: 200m, 400m, 800m race.
Plato believed in training the body and Day 4 mid day: wrestling ( best of 3 falls),
mind boxing ( almost naked, till giving up or be-
Greeks wanted everyone to see their ing co-ed.) And then Pankation
nude, athletic body. ( boxing/westing till submission)
Nudity = purity
Athletics, gymnasium for the sake of com- No Ball games
petition Games were dedicated to Zeus, Holiday
Clear winners were important in honor of Zeus.
There are no judges Day 5: Huge banquet. Meat eaten. Win-
Isonomia: its when everyone is equal un- ners in spiral room? No prize money.
der Greek law. Woman had their own, unpopular games.
People who are tough and can handle
pain is the values taught. Philosophy