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1

Dares

veteran Trojan boxer defeated by Entellus at the funeral games for Anchises

2

Entellus

veteran Sicilian boxer who overpowers Dares

3

Acestes

King of Sicily, ally of Anchises and Aeneas, wins in the archery contest with a flaming omen

4

Nisus

bff's with Euryalus, trips Salius so that E can win

5

Iris

goddess of the rainbow, Juno's messnger, who dresses up as Beroë and tells the Trojan women to burn their ships

6

Cloenthus

wins ship race at funeral games

7

Palinurus

helmsman of the ship who falls asleep and drowns

8

Eurytion

guy who should have won the archery contest, if it wasn't for the flaming arrow of Acestes

9

Euryalus

winner of the foot race, thanks to Nisus' tripping skills (bff's with Nisus)

10

Nautes

Aeneas' advisor

11

Eryx

Brother of Aeneas, son of Venus and Butes