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Events that were subsequently cancelled in the first Olympic Games

7/21/2021 11:57:10 AM

The first Olympic Games (1896)

April 6-15, 1896.

13 countries participated.

There are 9 major events in this Olympics: track and field, swimming, weightlifting, shooting, cycling, Greco-Roman wrestling, gymnastics, fencing, and tennis. However, the minor events in this Olympics were canceled in later Olympics.

Men in gymnastics climb ropes and lift with one hand in weightlifting.

Uganda
Zambia
Nigeria
Kenya