She instructed certain of her favourites in gymnastics and athletics, as a useful training for war.
Apart from these verbal gymnastics, Diodorus did not differ from the Megarian school.
He was educated at Duisburg, Zurich and Bonn, where he distinguished himself by gymnastics as much as by study.
Services; the balloon establishment; the detention barracks; fire brigade stations; five churches; recreation grounds for officers and men; schools; and especially the military technical schools of army cooking, gymnastics, signalling, ballooning and of mounted infantry, Army Service Corps, Royal Army Medical Corps and veterinary duties.
At the beginning of the 5th century B.C. every young Greek of the better sort already received rudimentary instruction, not only in music and gymnastics, but also in reading and writing.