Pub quiz questions

  1. What first made Olympic history in the 1968 Mexico City 100m final, in addition to Jim Hine's sub-ten-second record?
    First all-black final

  2. Which sport was contested at the 1988 Olympics for the first time in 64 years?
    Tennis
    1920s(6) 1980s(6) Sports(6) Olympics(6)
    Previously played at the 1924 Olympics. Was a demonstration sport in 1968 and 1984.

  3. Where would the 1940 summer Olympic games have been held?
    Tokyo, Japan, then when it was stripped from them, Helsinki, Finland. Then it was cancelled totally

  4. Where were the 1928 summer Olympic games held?
    Amsterdam, Netherlands

  5. Which of Canada's nation games was a demonstration sport at the Olympics in 1928, 1932 and 1948?
    Lacrosse
    Sports(7) Olympics(7) 1930s(7) 1920s(7)

  6. What form of Olympic coverage did the BBC offer for the first time in 2004?
    Online/Internet

  7. Where would the 1944 winter Olympic games have been held?
    Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. Cancelled because of WWII

  8. What playing surface is used for Bandy, a form of football introduced as a demonstration sport at the 1952 Winter Olympics?
    Ice

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

  10. What regular venue for the Changing of the Guard is set to set to stage beach volleyball at the 2012 Olympics?
    Horse Guard Parade