solutions of ATHLE - QUIZ
COUNTRIES/AREAS : OCEANIA
1. What is the colour of the New Zealander's vest ?
2. In which Australian city did the 1956 Olympic games take place ?
3. What Australian runner is Olympic champion on 400 meters ?
4. What country do the neo-Australian Tatiana Grigorieva et Viktor Chistyakov come from ?
5. In which city from New Zealand did the 1974 Commonwealth Games take place ?
6. How many Olympic titles did the Australian Ron Clarke win on 5 000 or 10 000 m ?
none (best place 3rd in Tokyo in 1964)
7. What is the favourite event of French Polynesia athletes ?
8. With what time did the New Zealander Dick Quax beat the 5000 m world record in 1977 in Stockholm ?
9. How many pole vault world records did the Australian Emma George beta (outdoor only) ?
12 (between 1995 and 1999, from 4m25 to 4m60)
10. What were the first Olympic Games in which athletes from Oceania participated ?
1896 (1 Australian only, Edwin Flack, but winner of both 800 and 1500 m)
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