Athletes Locker Room, Nemea, Greece

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 09 May 2012

The 'Apodyterion' or athletes locker room was where athletes would have made their final preparations before entering the stadium via a passageway and tunnel linking the two. The building originally surrounded a small court on three sides by Doric columns. 330-320 BCE.

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, May 09). Athletes Locker Room, Nemea, Greece. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/616/athletes-locker-room-nemea-greece/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Athletes Locker Room, Nemea, Greece." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 09, 2012. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/616/athletes-locker-room-nemea-greece/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Athletes Locker Room, Nemea, Greece." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 09 May 2012. Web. 07 Feb 2023.

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