Pub quiz questions

  1. Who lit the flame at the 2000 Sydney Olympics?
    Cathy Freeman

  2. Where will the 2014 winter Olympic games be held?
    Sochi, Russia

  3. Where were the 1964 summer Olympic games held?
    Tokyo, Japan

  4. Which Olympic event involves a plant in the box prior to a drop onto the pit?
    Pole vault

  5. What distance brought Kelly Holmes her second gold medal at the 2004 Olympics?
    1500m

  6. Where were the 1984 summer Olympic games held?
    Los Angeles, US

  7. In the 1968 the Swedish pentathlete Hans-Gunnar Liljenwall was the first Olympic athlete to do what?
    Get disqualified for drug use (it was alcohol; he had some beers before starting)

  8. Which person from history famously opened the 1936 Olympics in Berlin
    Adolf Hitler

  9. Where would the 1944 summer Olympic games have been held?
    London, UK
    Cancelled because of the war

  10. Argentina released an Olympic advert showing one of their hopefuls training, ending with the slogan "To compete on English soil we train on Argentine soil." Where was the whole advert filmed?
    The Falklands
    2012 Olympics