CR Quiz #12 (Monday, Jan. 20, 2014) (15 Total Points)


Ave Score / quiz

What is the "Flamme Rouge"? (1 point)
A. The last ride on General Classification
B. The starter's flag
C. A red kite or flag marking the final kilometer of a race
D. An angry director sportif
E. The warning signal at a railroad crossing

Which Irish rider won the Giro di Lombardia 3 times from 1983 to 1991? (2 Points)
A. Paul Kimmage 
B. Seamus Elliott
C. Sean Kelly
D. Martin Earley
E. Stephen Roche

Which sprinter won the TdF’s Green “Points” Jersey for six (6) years in a row? (3 Points)
A. Eddy Merckx (Bel)
B. Sean Kelly (Ire)
C. Djamolidine Abdujaparov (Uzb)
D. Eric Zabel (Ger)
E. Mario Cipollini (Ita)

In which TdF year did the “Festina Affair” occur? (4 Points)
A. 1995
B. 1996
C. 1997
D. 1998
E. 1999

Bernard Hinault was the last French cyclist to win the TdF five times.  In which year was his fifth TdF victory? (5 Points)
A. 1978
B. 1980
C. 1982
D. 1985
E. 1986