Wayne Gretzky and Donovan Bailey are well known, and most Canadians can probably even reel off a few of their records, but what about the rest of Canada’s athletic community? How much do you know about our country’s amazing Olympic feats, our accomplishments in the pro leagues and our many other sports achievements and, in some cases, scandals? The Canadian Sports Quiz Book answers these questions and more:
• What Canadian speed skater dominated the 2006 Turin Olympics?
• Who was the first player to score 100 goals against every team in the NHL?
• In what year was the Toronto Blue Jays team founded?
• Who was the first Expos pitcher to pitch a perfect game?
• Which team won the first Grey Cup?
• Why did Canadian snowboarder Ross Rebagliati almost lose his Olympic gold medal in snowboarding?
• Which First Nations player was the first to play in the NHL?
• Which Canadian curler is known for the famous scream, “Hurry Hard!”?
• Who is the highest ranked Canadian tennis player of all time?
• Who was the last driver to win the Canadian Grand Prix?
• What other sport is Steve Nash a big fan of?
And much more!