Athletics & Running


33 Questions MCQ Test General Knowledge | Athletics & Running


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QUESTION: 1

What item of equipment is being held here? 

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QUESTION: 2

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, how many meanings does the word ‘run’ have?

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QUESTION: 3

Who was the men's world pole vault champion between 1983 and 1999? 

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QUESTION: 4
At the start of 2012, who is the female marathon world record holder with a time of 2:15:25? 
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QUESTION: 5
At 101 years of age, who is the world’s oldest marathon runner? 
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QUESTION: 6
The modern Paralympics joined the Summer Olympics in which year?
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QUESTION: 7
Bob Beamon held the world record for 23 years in which event? 
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QUESTION: 8
What "S" are on the soles of these running shoes? 
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QUESTION: 9
A standard 400m racetrack has eight lanes.
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QUESTION: 10
At the start of 2012, who holds the marathon world record at a time of 2:06:32? 
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QUESTION: 11
Who ran the first sub-four minute mile? 
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QUESTION: 12
Long jumpers and triple jumpers land in a pit filled with... 
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QUESTION: 13
What should an athlete ideally eat for breakfast before a marathon? 
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QUESTION: 14
How many hurdles are there in a 100m race? 
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QUESTION: 15
What is the world’s best-selling running magazine? 
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QUESTION: 16
26 miles, 385 yards is the distance for which event? 
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QUESTION: 17
In what year was Nike founded by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight? 
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QUESTION: 18
Jessica Ennis specializes in which event? 
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QUESTION: 19
What is this? 
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QUESTION: 20
Which athletics race involves a water jump? 
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QUESTION: 21
How often are the World Athletics championships held? 
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QUESTION: 22
What do Americans call athletics? 
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QUESTION: 23
The stick handed between runners in a relay race is called a... 
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QUESTION: 24
Who is the first known marathon runner in history? 
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QUESTION: 25
Complete the list of jumping events: high, long, pole vault, and... 
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QUESTION: 26
Usain Bolt runs for which country? 
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QUESTION: 27
Who ran the first sub-four-minute mile? 
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QUESTION: 28
Usain Bolt set the world 100m record in August 2009 with what time? 
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QUESTION: 29
Based on the number of participants, what is the world’s largest running race? 
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QUESTION: 30
What is Paula Radcliffe’s full name? 
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QUESTION: 31
When was the first Olympic marathon of modern times?
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QUESTION: 32
Who is the star of 1976’s Marathon Man? 
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QUESTION: 33
What are the world’s most expensive brand of running shoes? 
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