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Polish Athletes in Beijing 2008

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Polish Athletes in Beijing 2008 game quiz
"Ten medals were won by Poles at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. Here are ten questions about Poland's national heroes. Enjoy!"

15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit  



1. Tomasz Majewski improved his Personal Best and won the gold medal for Poland. What event did he win at Beijing?
    Shot put
    Decathlon
    Discus throw
    Javelin throw


2. Szymon Kolecki proved one more time, that he is one of the best weightlifters in the world. He won the silver medal in Beijing. In which category?
    94 kg
    77 kg
    105 kg
    85 kg


3. Beata Mikolajczyk and Aneta Konieczna won the only medal in canoeing for Poland at the 2008 Summer Olympics.
    True
    False


4. What is the name of the athlete who became the first Polish Olympic champion in a gymnastics event?
    Andrzej Golota
    Leszek Blanik
    Robert Korzeniowski
    Artur Partyka


5. Konrad Wasielewski, Marek Kolbowicz, Michal Jelinski and Adam Korol won the gold medal in quadruple sculls (rowing). They proved, that three consecutive gold medals from the World Championships (2005, 2006, 2007) were no coincidence. Who came second in this event in Beijing 2008?
    France
    Russia
    Greece
    Italy


6. Lukasz Pawlowski, Bartlomiej Pawelczak, Milosz Bernatajtys and Pawel Randa won the silver medal in men's lightweight coxless four (rowing). Who did they lose to in the final race?
    China
    France
    Denmark
    Spain


7. A big suprise occurred when Piotr Malachowski won the silver medal for Poland. What event was it?
    Pole vault
    Triple jump
    High jump
    Discus throw


8. Robert Andrzejuk, Tomasz Motyka, Adam Wiercioch and Radoslaw Zawrotniak won silver in men's team épée (fencing). Which team did they lose to in the final?
    Germany
    Italy
    France
    Croatia


9. Maja Wloszczowska achieved Gold in the women's cross-country (cycling).
    True
    False


10. Who was the first Polish woman ever, to win a medal in women's wrestling at the Olympics?
    Monika Pyrek
    Agnieszka Wieszczek
    Irena Szewinska
    Malgorzata Glinka


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Compiled Jun 28 12