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Olympic Sports: Athletics

This quiz tests your knowledge of Olympic track and field events.


Quiz ID:#11537
Fun:** (1.77)
Difficulty:** (1.89)
Category:Sports > Olympics
Created By:brainyboy615*us****!!




#1   How long is the standard track, in meters?

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#2   Women began Olympic sprinting in which year?

#3   Pavlo Nurmi won 9 Olympic gold medals in his running career.

#4   A marathon is how many miles and yards long?

#5   Relays are divided into four sections. What are the sections called?

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#6   The triple jump sequence is sometimes called the hop, step, and leap.

#7   What is the technique used in high jumping called?

#8   What are pole vault poles made of?

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#9   The hammer used in the hammer throw consists of a metal ball attached to a wire.

#10   The discus champion Al Oerter won the discus event how many times in a row?





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