Here we are, OLIMPIA !!!!
Olimpia, holy place dedicated to the goddess HERA, young
pilgrims competed in a run to decide who should have had the
honour of turning on the torch
and taking the holy fire on the altar of sacrifice.
temple of Apollo,
in a 3D recostruction.
could be the origins of the run into the stadium, the
basis of the Olympic Games.
These are the ruins of the old Olimpic Stadium, where the competition took place.
now find out the competitions that took place in
TO TAKE PART to the Olympiads YOU NEEDED TO BE:
MAN, GREEK, FREE,
HAVE ALL THE CIVIL RIGHTS
AND NOT TO BE INCRIMED FOR BLOOD CRIMES.