Posts Tagged ‘Ancient Greece’

TED-Ed Original lessons feature the words and ideas of educators brought to life by professional animators. We all love music, well so did the Ancient Greeks. Every aspect of Greek life was enhanced by song: history, poetry, theater, sports and even astronomy. (more…)

31st Athens Classic Marathon

A true historic and heroic event testing the strength of human will and the athletic spirit.  Join 16.000 runners in the streets of Athens and experience the magic of the “Authentic Marathon Course”!   Athens Classic Marathon is a unique running-event of great historical importance. Carrying on the tradition since the first Olympics in 1896, the runners follow the classic marathon route retracing the steps of Pheidippides himself! (more…)