CR Quiz #14 (Monday, Feb. 1, 2016) (15 Total Points)


Ave Score / quiz

Classics: The climb of the Koppenberg is part of which of the 5 monuments? (1 Point)
A. Milan-San Remo
B. Flanders
C. Paris-Roubaix
D. Liege-Bastogne-Liege
E. Giro di Lombardia

Vuelta: Who was the first rider to win the Vuelta a Espana three years in a row? (2 Points)
A. Eddy Merckx (Bel)
B. Bernard Hinault (Fra)
C. Tony Rominger (Sui) Vuelta 1992, 1993, 1994
D. Denis Menchov (Rus)
E. Alberto Contador (Spa)

Cycling History: This famous cycling cartoonist depicted many of cycling’s legends.  Who was this cartoonist? (3 Points)
A. Albert Londres
B. Jacques Augendre
C. René “Pellos” Pellarin
D. Ottavio Bottecchia
E. Henri Desgranges

Grand Tours: Who has the “most stage wins” in a SINGLE Grand National Tour (TdF, Giro, Vuelta)? (4 Points)
A. Alfredo Binda (Ita)
B. Eddy Merckx (Bel)
C. Sean Kelly (Irl)
D. Freddy Maertens (Bel) 13 Stage wins in Vuelta 1977
E. Bernard Hinault (Fra)

WCRR: Who was the first rider to successfully defend a World Professional Road Race Championship? (5 Points)
A. Alfredo Binda (Ita)
B. Rik Van Steenbergen (Bel)
C. Rik Van Looy (Bel)
D. George Ronsse (Bel) WCRR 1928, 1929
E. Gianni Bugino (Ita)