Women’s History Month Womens History Month Quiz 2021 Last week we shared fact files on a number of inspirational and iconic women in sport. Reckon you have been paying attention? Or are you simply a sports fanatic? Have a go at our quiz to be in with the chance to win a £15 voucher to spend at RunThrough Kit! Name Email 1. American tennis player Billie Jean King beat former no1 ranking male during the iconic 'battle of sexes' match but what was his name? Martel Briggs Bobby Riggs Leeon Bobby Billie Riggs2. Dame Kelly Holmes MBE won the Athens 2004 Olympic 1500m & 800m but which distance does she still hold the British record for?1500m800m3. Helen Glover is one of the most inspirational athletes in the GB rowing team, she has achieved a number of Olympic and world medals throughout her career but when did she start the sport? 2006 2007 2008 20094. Gertrude Ederle was the first woman to successfully swim the English Channel but how old was she at the time?171921235. Nicola Adams is the first female boxer to win double Olympic gold but which Olympics did she claim this at? Rio 2016 Olympics London 2012 Olympics Beijing 2008 Olympics6. Katherine Switzer was the first women ever to run in an official marathon in 1967 during Boston Marathon when women were not allowed to enter this distance, how did Katherine secretly manage to enter the race? She signed up with a fake name to enter the race She signed up with her brothers name to enter the race She signed up with her initials to enter the race7. Betty Robinson was the first ever female to receive an Olympic Gold medal winning the 100m final in a world record time. How old was Betty? 19 17 16 20Time is Up!