Physical culture and healing of ancient Greece

The article describes the main directions and methods of physical culture development in Ancient Greece, shows the connection between athletics and medicine, as well as the positive and negative sides of ancient trainings, that manifested themselves in the Olympic Games. The author believes an integral system of athletics based on military applied sports was formed in Ancient Greece for the first time in world history, and the positive and negative sides of Greek physical education are manifested in modern sports.

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13 pages