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Did the Ancient Minoans Play Organized Sports

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===Minoan Bull Leaping===
[[File: bull_British_Museum.jpg|300px|thumbnail|leftright|Statue of a Bull Leaping Event]]
There is little doubt that among Minoan sports and activities bull leaping was the most important and probably the most popular. Images of bull leaping are found on frescoes, such as the restored “Toreador Fresco” from Knossos, and several small statues and amulets. Modern scholars are in consensus that the events took place, but there is disagreement over the details: where they took place, who participated, who spectated, and what was their significance. An examination of the major Minoan palaces on Crete may help answer some of these questions.

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