Skatenastics Trivia Challenge: Week 3

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Week 3 of the skatenastics trivia challenge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which gymnast claimed to be poisoned by a teammate at the 1992 World Championships?
    • A. 

      Silvia Mitova

    • B. 

      Tatiana Gutsu

    • C. 

      Vanda Hadarean

    • D. 

      Roza Galieva

    • E. 

      Tatiana Lysenko

  • 2. 
    Shannon Miller received the same score on balance beam for each of her optional exercises at the 1996 Olympics.  What did she score?
    • A. 

      9.850

    • B. 

      9.862

    • C. 

      9.875

    • D. 

      9.887

    • E. 

      She didn't score the same thing three times. She just had the highest score in each session.

  • 3. 
    Nicole Bobek had a disastrous free skate at the 1998 Olympics and only landed one clean triple.  Which triple did she land?
    • A. 

      Triple 'Bobek' (A flutz that didn't even try to be a lutz ever.)

    • B. 

      Triple Toe

    • C. 

      Triple Loop

    • D. 

      Triple Salchow

    • E. 

      Triple Flip

  • 4. 
    Like her rival Michelle Kwan, Tara Lipinski wore a signature necklace.  What did her necklace say?
    • A. 

      Tiny but Tough

    • B. 

      Short But Good

    • C. 

      Believe

    • D. 

      Short But Great

    • E. 

      Rockstar

  • 5. 
    Which gym didn't Kristy Powell train at?
    • A. 

      Cypress

    • B. 

      Karolyis

    • C. 

      Charter Oak Gliders

    • D. 

      Colorado Aerials

    • E. 

      Dynamo

  • 6. 
    Who wasn't ever a Karolyi kid?
    • A. 

      Marie Fjordholm

    • B. 

      Monica Flammer

    • C. 

      Brittany Smith

    • D. 

      Larissa Fontaine

    • E. 

      Soni Meduna

  • 7. 
    At which restaurant did Maya Usova slam Pasha Grishuk's face into the counter?
    • A. 

      Le Cirque

    • B. 

      Nobu

    • C. 

      Chateau Marmont

    • D. 

      Spago

    • E. 

      Hyde

  • 8. 
    MLT has a reputation for sleeping with a number of married men in gymnastics.  Whose divorce papers is she named in?
    • A. 

      Steve Nunno's

    • B. 

      Bob Colarassi's

    • C. 

      Steve Elliot's

    • D. 

      Terry Gray's

    • E. 

      Kevin Brown's

  • 9. 
    Which Russian duo did not marry and divorce during the course of their career together?
    • A. 

      Shishkova and Naumov

    • B. 

      Navka and Morozov

    • C. 

      Usova and Zhulin

    • D. 

      Bechke and Petrov

    • E. 

      Valova and Vasiliev

  • 10. 
    Lu Chen's 1997 World Championships long program has rarely been seen by anyone.  What was her music?
    • A. 

      Afternoon on a Faun

    • B. 

      Quidam

    • C. 

      Pathetique

    • D. 

      La Mer

    • E. 

      Die Fleidermaus

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