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In April 1896, the lite of the ancient Olympic Games was rekindled at the first modern olympics in Athens Greece. The tradition was restart by Baron Pierre de Coubertin of france. Athlete had not competed in an Olympics in 1500 years. Today they engage in summer and winter sports such as biking basketball and hockey. The ancient greeks could never have imagine sports such as those!

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In April 1896, the light of the ancient Olympic Games was rekindled at the first modern Olympics in Athens, Greece. The tradition was restarted by Baron Pierre de Coubertin of France. Athletes had not competed in an Olympics in 1,500 years. Today they engage in summer and winter sports such as biking, basketball and hockey. The ancient Greeks could never have imagined sports such as those!


Article by Gary Hopkins
Education World® Editor in Chief
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04/2005