Skip to main content

Greg Rutherford Quiz: How Much Do You Know?

Are you an expert when it comes to Team GB athletics legend Greg Rutherford? Take the quiz and find out!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  February 27th 2022

Greg Rutherford MBE is a British long jump hero, having won medals at the London 2012 Olympics and Rio 2016 Olympics, picking up other accolades during his prestigious athletics career. Are you something of a Greg Rutherford expert? Do you know more about him that he does? Take the test and see!

1/10 A close up of the UK on a map

In which city was Greg born?

2/10 The Premier League logo

When he was 14, Greg had trials with which Premier League team before turning his attentions to athletics?

3/10 Greg Rutherford and a piece of the Olympic Stadium track
@gregjrutherford | Instagram

In which year did he become a professional athlete?

Please add image credits here

4/10 His great-grandfather Jock Rutherford made 290 appearances for which English football team?

5/10 A stopwatch and an athletics track

In 2009, he achieved a personal best while running a 60-metre race in Birmingham. What was his time?

6/10 Greg Rutherford at the London Olympics
Team GB | YouTube

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

7/10 Greg Rutherford at the Rio Olympics
Team GB | YouTube

At the Rio 2016 Olympics, how far did Greg jump to win a bronze medal?

8/10 Greg Rutherford with the Celebrity Masterchef trophy
@gregjrutherford | Instagram

In which year did Greg win Celebrity Masterchef?

9/10 Greg Rutherford’s autobiography
Simon & Schuster

We’ve hidden the title of Greg’s autobiography, which was published in 2016. What is it called?

10/10 A statue of Greg Rutherford
@gregjrutherford | Instagram

There is a statue of Greg in Milton Keynes. True or false?

Result: Oh no
@gregjrutherford | Instagram

Oh dear! What happened there? Why not come back soon and have another go? Greg and his feathered pal Pascal believe in you!

Result: Good try
@gregjrutherford | Instagram

Good try! You picked up a few points demonstrating some Greg Rutherford knowledge! Why not have another go? We think you could get an even better score

Result: Great work
Team GB | YouTube

Great work! You’re clearly a fan of the long jump champion! If you took the quiz again, would you get a perfect score? Why not have a go and see?

Result: Wow
@gregjrutherford | Instagram

Wow! You’re a Greg Rutherford expert, no doubt about it! You’re either a huge fan of his sporting career or you’re Greg Rutherford himself. Either way, fantastic stuff!