The Olympics

  • Oct 13, 1015

    The first recorded Olympic games 776BCE

    This was the first ever Olympic game. There was only 1 event 200m sprint.
  • Cotswold Olympic Games

    Robert Dover, a barriser started the games and they included horse racing, fencing, shin kicking and throwing a hammer.
  • Gold, silver and bronze medals were introduced.

  • Los Angeles

    15 communist block countries refused to compete in retaliation.
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    This has not hapend yet.
  • The olympics were banned