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The Gym Quiz – September 17, 2021

Because nothing says “relaxing Friday” like a quiz. Right?

A little general knowledge, a couple deep cuts, almost an ounce of fun.

You can skip the entering-personal-info part if you want, but you have to put something in (fake, obviously) if you want to appear on the leaderboard at the bottom.

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The Gym Quiz — September 17, 2021

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Category: Just Some Light Appetizers

1. In the 1970s, Romanian gymnasts began training at the national center in which city?

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Category: Just Some Light Appetizers

2. The Russian women’s national training center is known as

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Category: Just Some Light Appetizers

3. The United States women’s national training center is located in which state?

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Category: Name That Skill

4. Round-off flic-flac with 1/2 turn on, stretched salto forward with 1.5 turns off

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Category: Name That Skill

5. Piked sole circle backward through handstand with flight and full turn to hang on high bar

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Category: Name That Skill

6. Gainer salto backward stretched with full turn at the end of the beam

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Category: Don’t Vault Me Like That

7. In elite women’s gymnastics, the penalty for running by the vault table without touching it is

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Category: Don’t Vault Me Like That

8. In elite women’s gymnastics, the penalty for vaulting with one hand is

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Category: Don’t Vault Me Like That

9. In the 2007 world championships team final, which gymnast stopped her run but touched the vault table, resulting in a zero?

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Category: But which SSR?

10. Svetlana Boginskaya hails from which now-independent nation?

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Category: But which SSR?

11. Tatiana Gutsu hails from which now-independent nation?

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Category: But which SSR?

12. Larisa Latynina hails from which now-independent nation?

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Category: Shouldn’t You Be in School?

13. Which gymnast holds the University of Michigan record for most 10s?

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Category: Shouldn’t You Be in School?

14. Which gymnast holds the Stanford University record for most 10s?

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Category: Shouldn’t You Be in School?

15. Which gymnast holds the University of Florida record for most 10s?

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Category: American History

16. Who was the first American gymnast to win a world championships medal?

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Category: American History

17. Who was the first American woman to advance to an Olympic event final?

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Category: American History

18. At the 1948 Olympics, the American delegation was outraged by the 7.30-9.00 score range given to Clara Schroth on which event?

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