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Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring? 

Erik Barnes
Updated October 13, 2018 2.6k votes 347 voters 5.8k views 20 items

List Rules Vote up the Summer Olympic events that you find the most boring to watch.

The Olympics are full of exciting events for sports fans, along with some duds. While every Olympic sport requires high levels of skill and athleticism, there some very boring summer Olympic events. They may be exciting for the competitors and hardcore fans, but a snooze for casual viewers.

As the Olympic games continue to expand over time, it's not surprising that there will be some lame summer Olympic events. That's where you come in. This is a poll of some of the most nap-inducing events for you to rank and decide which one is the ultimate channel-changer. Take a look and vote up the summer Olympic events that are paralyzingly boring for spectators.

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Racewalking is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Racewalking
2
Equestrian Dressage is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Equestrian Dressage
3
Golf is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Golf
4
Sailing is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Sailing
5
Equestrian Eventing is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Equestrian Eventing
6
Canoeing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
7
Synchronized Swimming is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Synchronized Swimming
8
Trampoline is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Trampoline
9
Rhythmic Gymnastics is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Rhythmic Gymnastics
10
Shooting is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Shooting
11
Weightlifting is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Weightlifting
12
Greco-Roman Wrestling is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Greco-Roman Wrestling
13
Field hockey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
14
Badminton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Badminton
15
Rowing is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
16
Table Tennis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Table Tennis
17
Archery is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Archery
18
Judo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
Judo
19
Fencing is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?
20
Beach Volleyball is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Which Summer Olympic Events Are the Most Boring?