Pub quiz questions

  1. Steve Backley is associated with which branch of athletics?
    Javelin

  2. Who collected Britain's first athletics gold of the 2004 Olympics?
    Kelly Holmes

  3. Which university city witnessed Roger Bannister's first sub-four-minute-mine?
    Oxford

  4. Which inappropriately named John was the first man to run 100 sub-four-minute miles?
    John Walker

  5. Over how many days is the decathlon contested in the Olympic Games?
    Two

  6. Which British athlete won the gold medal in the women's heptathlon event at the 2000 Sydney Olympics?
    Denise Lewis

  7. What nationality were the winners of both the men's and women's 2012 wheelchair London Marathon?
    British
    David Weir, and Shelly Woods

  8. Who was Ireland's only medal winner at the 2000 Sydney Olympics?
    Sonia O'Sullivan
    Silver for the 5000m

  9. Which future Tory MP broke the world mile record in 1979?
    Sebastian Coe

  10. Who won the men's 800m and 1500m in the 1964 Olympics?
    Peter Snell