The Ancient Greeks did some of the same events, for example… The Javelin The Discus The sprint Boxing Long Jump Ect…
In the same way as us, the ancient Geeks competed against each other. Also Lots of the public like to come and watch the events. As well as that, they liked to give prizes too.
Although the public like to come and watch, they watched it in different styles of stadiums. Furthermore, they always used to hold the Olympics in the same place. Free men were only allowed to compete however, women made their own Olympics in Olympia. They had rusty old tracks when we have sports fields.