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Olympic Sports: Boating

This quiz tests your knowledge of Olympic boating sports, which include canoeing, kayaking, rowing, and sailing.


 

Quiz ID:#29870
Fun:** (1.93)
Difficulty:** (1.84)
Category:Sports > Olympics
Created By:brainyboy615*us****!!

 

 

 



#1   In which year did canoeing become a full-medal Olympic event?






#2   _______ are paddled with a double-blade paddle.




#3   In the Olympics, _______ have open tops.




#4   When a(n) ______ roll occurs, a kayak capsizes with the rider remaining in place.






#5   In rowing, the helmsman who steers the boat and directs the crew is known as the ________.






#6   Women first competed in rowing at the ____ Olympics.






#7   Steve ________ of Great Britain, a six-time rowing World Champion and five-time Olympic gold medalist, is often hailed as the best rower ever.

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

#8   Sailing has been part of every Summer Olympics since 1908.




#9   Prior to 2000, sailing was known as ________.

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

#10   Sailing races are NOT categorized by the ______ of the boats.






 

 


   



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