Interesting Question of the Day – 24 February 2020

Sergey Bubka was a Soviet & Ukrainian pole vaulter who broke the world record 35 times in his career.

Why did he break it so many times, often by a single centimetre?

The first new player to comment on the website with the correct answer wins a free drink at their next iQ Trivia show.

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2 comments on “Interesting Question of the Day – 24 February 2020
  1. Old Bill says:

    The Soviets rewarded their athletes every time they set a world record, giving him an incentive to do a little but not a lot better each time. Also he was an excellent athlete with a relatively long career.