Winter Olympics Trivia

The Olympic Games are a sporting tradition. How much do you know about the wintertime games?

Quiz

1. Which of the following is a real figure skating move named after a former Olympic gold medal winner?

  • The Witt Twist
  • The Hamill Camel
  • The Button Hook

2. Which city was host to the most recent Winter Olympics in North America?

  • Salt Lake City
  • Lake Placid
  • Atlanta

3. With 12 overall medals, Norway's Bjorn Dahlie is the most decorated Winter Olympian of all time. But who has won the most medals for the United States?

  • Eric Heiden
  • Bonnie Blair
  • Dick Button

4. Name the youngest American male to win a gold medal in any alpine skiing event.

  • Bode Miller
  • Ted Ligety
  • Tommy Moe

5. Which country won the most overall medals at the 1998 Winter Games in Nagano?

  • Austria
  • Germany
  • Norway

6. In 1998, figure skater Tara Lipinski became the youngest athlete to win a Winter Olympic gold medal in an individual event. Who is the oldest?

  • Sonja Henie, figure skating, Norway
  • Magnar Solberg, biathlon, Norway
  • Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann, speed skating, Germany

7. Which former football star was also a member of the 1992 U.S. men's Olympic bobsled team in Albertville?

  • Marcus Allen
  • Earl Campbell
  • Herschel Walker

8. Who is the only hockey player to win an Olympic gold medal and a Stanley Cup in the same year?

  • Bill Cleary
  • Ken Morrow
  • Wayne Gretzky

9. Olympic lugers often reach maximum speeds of approximately:

  • 75 mph
  • 90 mph
  • 60 mph

10. Which of the following cities has not hosted the Winter Olympics TWICE?

1. Which of the following is a real figure skating move named after a former Olympic gold medal winner?
The Hamill Camel

2. Which city was host to the most recent Winter Olympics in North America?
Salt Lake City

3. With 12 overall medals, Norway's Bjorn Dahlie is the most decorated Winter Olympian of all time. But who has won the most medals for the United States?
Bonnie Blair

4. Name the youngest American male to win a gold medal in any alpine skiing event.
Ted Ligety

5. Which country won the most overall medals at the 1998 Winter Games in Nagano?
Germany

6. In 1998, figure skater Tara Lipinski became the youngest athlete to win a Winter Olympic gold medal in an individual event. Who is the oldest?
Magnar Solberg, biathlon, Norway

7. Which former football star was also a member of the 1992 U.S. men's Olympic bobsled team in Albertville?
Herschel Walker

8. Who is the only hockey player to win an Olympic gold medal and a Stanley Cup in the same year?
Ken Morrow

9. Olympic lugers often reach maximum speeds of approximately:
90 mph

10. Which of the following cities has not hosted the Winter Olympics TWICE?
Oslo, Norway

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