Respond to the following using sources under the Explore heading as a basis of your response.
Describe the ancient Greek competitive character, and compare the ancient Olympics(as a festival featuring athletics) to the Olympics today, identifying any major difference. Explain what the Olympics rules regarding females and evidence, such as the “running girl” artifact, reveal about females status and Greek athletics in particular Greek city-states.
Ancient Greek Athletics and Female Status
British Museum’s Running Girl artifact at http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/highlights/hi.objects/grib/bronze figure of a girl.aspx