Person: Hypenos from Pisa (Elis)

Record ID: 1614
Name: Hypenos
Place of Origin: Pisa (Elis)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -724 to -724 )
List of Disciplines:
running: diaulos
List of References:
Euseb. Chron. L. 69 (ed. Christesen) = African. Chron. F65 l. 61) (ed. Wallraff)
Paus. 5.8.6
Philostratos Gym. 12
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 15
Comment: First time the diaulos is organised at the Olympic games. Hypenos is the first victor in this discipline. Eusebius, Iulius Africanus and Philostratos take his place of origin to be Elis. Pausanias records Pisa. At this time, Pisa was still an independent city. See Moretti 1957, no. 15