CR Quiz #18 (Monday, Feb. 29, 2016) (15 Total Points)


Ave Score / quiz

Giro: Who was the first Frenchman to win the Giro d’Italia? (1 Point)
A. Rene Vietto (Fra)
B. Louison Bobet (Fra)
C. Jacques Anquetil (Fra)
D. Bernard Hinault (Fra)

Big 3: Who was the last Frenchman to win one of the Big 3 National Tours (GdI, TdF, VaE)? (2 Points)
A. Richard Virenque (Fra)
B. Laurent Jalabert (Fra)
C. Bernard Hinault (Fra)
D. Thomas Voeckler (Fra)
E. Jacques Anquetil (Fra)

Big 3: Bernard Hinault was the first rider to win each of the Big 3 National Tours (GdI, TdF, VaE) twice.  Who was the second rider to score victories in each of the Big 3 National Tours twice? (3 Points)
A. Laurent Jalabert (Fra)
B. Miguel Indurain (Spa)
C. Vincenzo Nibali (Ita)
D. Eddy Merckx (Bel)
E. Alberto Contador (Spa)

General: What early bicycle part was known as a “Double-Clanger”? (4 Points)
A. the first rear derailleur
B. a double water-bottle cage
C. a two chain wheel set-up changer
D. a broken front fork

Classics: Alfredo Binda was the first rider in 1931 to win Milan-San Remo while wearing the Rainbow Jersey as World Champion. Who was the last rider to win M-SR while wearing the Rainbow Jersey? (5 Points)
A. Greg LeMond
B. Giuseppe Sarroni
C. Paolo Bettini
D. Sean Kelly
E. Mario Cipollini