Do You Know About Water Sports?

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Water Sports Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Who is the only American skipper to lose the America's Cup more than once?
    • A. 

      Paul Cayard

    • B. 

      Dennis Connor

    • C. 

      Buddy Melges

    • D. 

      Mike Mahar

  • 2. 
    Who was the first Australian to win the World Championship surfing title three times?
    • A. 

      Nat Young

    • B. 

      Tom Carroll

    • C. 

      Midget Farrelly

    • D. 

      Mark Richards

  • 3. 
    What are small waves called in surfing slang?
    • A. 

      Dippy Doos

    • B. 

      Wave Snails

    • C. 

      Bombora

    • D. 

      Ankle Busters

  • 4. 
    How many field players are there in Water Polo?
    • A. 

      Ten

    • B. 

      Seventeen

    • C. 

      Six

    • D. 

      Three

  • 5. 
    What water sport combines sailing and surfing?
    • A. 

      Wakeboarding

    • B. 

      Parasailing

    • C. 

      Kayaking

    • D. 

      Windsurfing

  • 6. 
    What is the name of the federation in charge of competition in the aquatic sports?
    • A. 

      WWF

    • B. 

      FINA

    • C. 

      NCA

    • D. 

      FIFA

  • 7. 
    The U.S. had a 132-year winning streak in the America's Cup end by which country in 1983?
    • A. 

      Switzerland

    • B. 

      Australia

    • C. 

      New Zealand

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 8. 
    Who dominated the rowing events at the 1980 Summer Olympics?
    • A. 

      Great Britain

    • B. 

      East Germany

    • C. 

      Romania

    • D. 

      Finland

  • 9. 
    Who won the gold medal for women's sailboard sailing event at the 1996 Olympics?
    • A. 

      Barbara Kendall

    • B. 

      Lee Lai Shan

    • C. 

      Margriet Matthijsse

    • D. 

      Alessandra Sensini

  • 10. 
    In surfing, the action of turning on a wave is known by which term?
    • A. 

      Sliding

    • B. 

      Grinding

    • C. 

      Arcing

    • D. 

      Carving

  • 11. 
    In surfing, modern longboards are roughly what length?
    • A. 

      9-10 Feet

    • B. 

      2-3 Feet

    • C. 

      25-30 Feet

    • D. 

      18-20 Feet

  • 12. 
    In surfing, a mid-sized board are often known by what name?
    • A. 

      Short Plankers

    • B. 

      Funboards

    • C. 

      Midis

    • D. 

      Steckboards

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