Stadium of Olympia

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Mark Cartwright
published on 26 April 2012
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The stadium of Olympia (present form: 5th century BCE) with the starting line. The capacity at its maximum was 45,000.

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2012, April 26). Stadium of Olympia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Stadium of Olympia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 26, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Stadium of Olympia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Apr 2012. Web. 28 Nov 2021.