Person: Dromeus from Mantinea (Arkadia)

Record ID: 2371
Name: Dromeus
Place of Origin: Mantinea (Arkadia)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -480 to -480 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pankration
List of References:
Paus. 6.6.5; 6.11.4
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 202
Comment: Dromeus defeated Theogenes/Theagenes (= ID 451). The latter apparently was too tired from his boxing-match against Euthymos (entry no. 142). Dromeus thus won 'akoiniti', without struggle. Theogenes/Theagenes was fined for abandoning the match.