Spring 2012 Newsletter: Quiz Answers

 1. What was the only event held at the first Olympics in 776BC?

Answer: A running race, called the ‘Stade’.

2. When was the five ring Olympic flag introduced?

Answer: 1896.

3. What does the Olympic motto “Citius, Altius, Fortius” mean?

Answer: Swifter, Higher, Stronger.

4. Which sport made its debut at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta?

Answer: Beach volleyball.

5. In which three years has the Olympics been held in London?

Answer: 1908, 1948, 2012.