Sports Quiz – Olympic Games – Questions and Answers

Sports quiz - the olympic games

Sports - Olympic Games

How often has London (United Kingdom) hosted the official Summer Olympics?

Who won her second gold medal in the 2018 giant slalom event?

Which country has won the most Olympic gold medals in men's ice hockey tournaments?

Eliud Kipchoge and Jemima Sumgong from Kenya are Olympic Gold medalists in which sport?

What do the five interlocking rings in the Olympic symbol represent?

The International Olympic Committee is based in:

Who won four gold medals in the sprint and long jump events in Berlin in 1936?

Waldi is the official Olympic mascot for which Games?

In 1948, she was called the Flying Housewife. Her name?

In which year were the first Winter Olympics held?

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The Olympic Games Quiz

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Sports
Questions
10
Level
Hard




Quiz about the Modern Olympics

From their start to today’s modern games, this quiz about the Olympic games has ten tough questions randomly pulled from a more extensive set of questions.

You can answer all questions correctly with a genuine sports interest and some history knowledge. However, it is a challenging quiz.

What is the Olympic Games?

As you probably already know, the games were inspired by different competitions held in the ancient Greece.

The modern Olympics is a leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter competitions in which thousands of athletes worldwide participate. The Olympic Games are the world’s foremost sports competition. Usually, the Olympic Games are held every four years. Summer and Winter Olympics alternate every two years in these four years.

In the beginning, no professional athletes were allowed to participate. Still, the exclusion of professionals caused many controversies throughout the modern Olympics. The Olympic Games also had their fair share of controversies, scandals, and boycotts.

How many of them do you think you remember?




Participating Countries

Athletes from five nations, Australia, France, Great Britain, Greece, and Switzerland, have competed in all Summer Olympics.

Athletes from 14 nations, Austria, Canada, Czech Republic (Czechoslovakia), Finland, France, Great Britain, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Poland, Slovakia (Czechoslovakia), Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States, have participated in all Winter Games (up to 2022).

Do you know which country has walked away with the most gold medals? Or which athlete has been awarded the most?

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