The Olympic Games Should Be Held Every Year Essay

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What do you think of when you hear the word Olympics? Does your mind go to the games that happen every other summer and winter? Or are you one of those people that thinks all the way back into time, about how the Olympics started and why they started? For me, I think of the Olympics as something that allows you to dream big. “The Olympics show that your dreams can come true if you work hard. It’s not IMPOSSIBLE.” Jencarlos Canela hit the Olympics right on the head with that quote. The Olympics is somewhere to dream, but it is also a place that brings people together. Instead of every other year, the games should be held every year. If we had the games every year we would have more of an opportunity to get to know each other and the cultures better. The Olympic games bring the world together for just a short time, in that short time it can motivate kids and adults to exercise, be the best that they can be, and to dream big.
Even though the Olympic games were started a very long time ago, they have not lost their competition. The first Olympic games can be recorded all the way back to 776 B.C, and was created to honor the gods (“The Olympic Games”). The main reason the games were created was for the god of gods, Zeus. From the eighth century to the fourth century the games were held every four years. They did not want to have the games every year because back in the day it took people forever to travel to the event since they had to walk. Over the time they would give up on…

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