CR Quiz #4 (Monday, Nov. 22, 2010) (15 Total Points)


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TdF: What year was the first Tour de France run? (1 Points)
A. 1898
B. 1901

C. 1903
D. 1907

CLASSICS: How many times did Eddy Merckx win Milan-San Remo? (2 Points)
A. 1
B. 2
C. 4

D. 7
Merckx won M-SR in 1966, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1975, AND 1976

Big 3: Which of the Big 3 Grand Tours was not won by an American during the 1980’s? (3 Point)
A. Giro d’Italia
B. Tour de France

C. Vuelta a Espana
D. No American won a Grand Tour in the 1980’s
In the 1980’s Tour de France won by Greg LeMond, Giro d’Italia won by Andy Hampsten, but no one had a win in Spain’s Le Vuelta.

Giro: Jacques Anquetil was the first Frenchman to win the Giro d’Italia. (4 Points)
Anquetil’s win in 1960 was the first for a Frenchman.

Big 3: Who was the first American rider to win a stage in all 3 Grand Tours? (5 Points)
A. Greg LeMond
B. Andy Hampsten
C. George Hincapie
D. Bobby Julich

E. David Zabriskie
Zabriskie won stage 11 in the 2004 Vuelta, stage 8 in the 2005 Giro, and stage 1 in the 2005 Tour.