History of the olympic games

Write a 6 pages paper on history of the olympic games and their meaning. During the ancient Olympic Games, there was a period of the sacred truce. This period was during the month of the Olympiad. This period called for a cessation of all hostilities for safe movement of athletes to and from Olympia (Hellenic Information Society 1). The game served to unite the Greeks and amplified the Greeks sense of national unity. However, the game became international as the Greeks moved to other areas such as Syria and Egypt. They engaged in maintenance of their culture, and this was only possible through building athletic facilities and continuing their sporting traditions. This was also extended to the Roman Empire when roman citizenship was accorded to any person within the Roman Empire. This way the game had an international nature. This was also made possible when the Greek government reinstated the games in 1896. The modern Olympic Games are because of Baron Pierre de Coubertin. He started the successful campaign to revive the games in the 19th century. The first of the modern games began on Sunday, March 24, 1896, in Athens Greece (Hellenic Information Society 1). This was a summer Olympic Games. This was 1500 years later. He was also instrumental in the establishment of the International Olympic committee. In the modern Olympic Games, athletes match skills and stamina in a series of contest best known as Olympic Games. Almost all the nations send teams of selected athletes to take part in competitions. The main idea of the games is to promote friendship among nations.

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