95% of people in Britain should live within 10 miles of the route of the Olympic Torch tour. Is this true?
Can you make sense of the charts and diagrams that are created and used by sports competitors, trainers and statisticians?
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to race against Usain Bolt?
Imagine you had to plan the tour for the Olympic Torch. Is there an efficient way of choosing the shortest possible route?
10 intriguing starters related to the mechanics of sport.
How do different drug-testing regimes affect the risks and payoffs for an athlete who chooses to take drugs?
What are your chances of winning a game of tennis?
Students demonstrated a variety of excellent approaches, both algebraic and diagrammatic. Well done to all.
Go to last month's problems to see more solutions.
How can people be divided into groups fairly for events in the Paralympics, for school sports days, or for subject sets?
This is our collection of tasks on the mathematical theme of 'Population Dynamics' for advanced students and those interested in mathematical modelling.
It's Olympic year - can you construct the icon of the Olympic Rings using Twilgo?