Greg Rutherford Quiz: How Much Do You Know?

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Do you know the famous athlete Greg Rutherford? Take this Greg Rutherford quiz and see how much you know him. Greg is a British long jump hero who won many medals. Are you something of a Greg Rutherford expert? Do you know more about him than he does? Take the test and find it out through the scores you get. All the best! Share the quiz link with other fans of Greg, and see who gets a better score on this fan quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Greg Rutherford was born in which city?

    • A.

      South Shields

    • B.

      Reading

    • C.

      Milton Keynes

    • D.

      Luton

    Correct Answer
    C. Milton Keynes
    Explanation
    Greg Rutherford was born in Milton Keynes.

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  • 2. 

    At the age of 14, Greg had trials with which Premier League team before entering athletics?

    • A.

      MK Dons

    • B.

      Birmingham City

    • C.

      Brighton and Hove Albion

    • D.

      Aston Villa

    Correct Answer
    D. Aston Villa
    Explanation
    At the age of 14, Greg had trials with Aston Villa before entering athletics.

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  • 3. 

    In which year did he become a professional athlete?

    • A.

      2005

    • B.

      2008

    • C.

      2009

    • D.

      2012

    Correct Answer
    A. 2005
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 2005 because it is the only option that indicates the year in which he became a professional athlete.

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  • 4. 

    Which medal did Greg win in the Men's Long Jump at the London 2012 Olympics?

    • A.

      Gold

    • B.

      Silver

    • C.

      Bronze

    • D.

      No medal

    Correct Answer
    A. Gold
    Explanation
    Greg won the gold medal in the Men's Long Jump at the London 2012 Olympics.

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  • 5. 

    In 2009, Greg achieved a personal best while running a 60-meter race in Birmingham. What was his total time in that race?

    • A.

      6.65 sec

    • B.

      6.68 sec

    • C.

      7.13 sec

    • D.

      7.56 sec

    Correct Answer
    B. 6.68 sec
    Explanation
    The answer is 6.68 sec because it is stated that Greg achieved a personal best in the race. This implies that his time in this race was the fastest he had ever run, indicating that 6.68 sec is the correct answer.

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  • 6. 

    What is the title of Greg's autobiography, which was published in 2016?

    • A.

      Going for Gold

    • B.

      Jump

    • C.

      Leap

    • D.

      Unexpected

    Correct Answer
    D. Unexpected
    Explanation
    Greg's autobiography, titled "Unexpected," was published in 2016. This suggests that the content of the book may revolve around unexpected events, experiences, or revelations in Greg's life. The title implies that the readers will be taken by surprise and encounter unforeseen aspects of his journey.

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  • 7. 

    Jock Rutherford, Greg's great-grandfather, made 290 appearances for which English football team?

    • A.

      Norwich City

    • B.

      Newcastle United

    • C.

      Liverpool

    • D.

      Sheffield Wednesday

    Correct Answer
    B. Newcastle United
    Explanation
    Jock Rutherford, Greg's great-grandfather, made 290 appearances for Newcastle United.

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  • 8. 

    At the Rio 2016 Olympics, what distance did Greg jump to win a bronze medal?

    • A.

      8.29 m

    • B.

      8.31 m

    • C.

      8.45 m

    • D.

      9.01 m

    Correct Answer
    A. 8.29 m
    Explanation
    Greg jumped a distance of 8.29 meters to win a bronze medal at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

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  • 9. 

    There is a statue of Greg in Milton Keynes. 

    • A.

      True 

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True 
    Explanation
    The statement "There is a statue of Greg in Milton Keynes" is true. This implies that there is indeed a statue of Greg located in Milton Keynes.

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  • 10. 

    In which year did Greg win the Celebrity Masterchef?

    • A.

      2017

    • B.

      2018

    • C.

      2019

    • D.

      2020

    Correct Answer
    C. 2019
    Explanation
    Greg won the Celebrity Masterchef in 2019.

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