The Games at Olympia

The festival at Olympia in honour of Zeus was the most important athletic event in the Greek world. From every region of Greece and its colonies athletes came to Olympia to compete in a range of events over five days. To achieve victory at the Olympic Games brought the highest honours to an athlete.

Model of Olympia
Model of Olympia

Follow the Olympic events over the 5 days of the festival

day 1...