LivePolls Road Cycling trivia questions

Top 20 most intriguing Road Cycling trivia questions to ask using LivePolls

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1) In what year did the first Tour de France take place?

  • 1913
  • 1925
  • 1967
  • 2000

2) What country is the most successful at the Tour de France?

  • United States
  • Italy
  • France
  • Germany

3) On what type of terrain do professional cyclists predominately ride?

  • Streets
  • Mountain
  • Forest
  • Plains

4) What two-time Tour de France champion was investigated and stripped of his titles in 2012?

  • Alberto Contador
  • Lance Armstrong
  • Chris Froome
  • Mark Cavendish

5) How often do cyclists typically change their bike's chains?

  • Every 5 years
  • Every 1,000 miles
  • Every 500 miles
  • Every year

6) What type of cycling does the Olympics feature?

  • Road
  • Mountain
  • Track
  • BMX

7) How many Tour de France stages are there?

  • 21
  • 18
  • 26
  • 15

8) What type of riders are strongest at individual time trial events?

  • Sprinters
  • Climbers
  • All-rounders
  • Track specialists

9) What is the longest stage on the Tour de France?

  • 55 km
  • 135 km
  • 230 km
  • 300 km

10) What piece of clothing is used to help cyclists stay cool on hot days?

  • Socks
  • Sleeves
  • Vest
  • Gloves

11) What is the purpose of the yellow jersey in the Tour de France?

  • It is awarded to the rider with the most points
  • It is awarded to the fastest rider in the race
  • It is awarded to the rider leading the race
  • It is awarded to the team with the fewest points

12) How many riders are on a standard cycling team?

  • 2
  • 8
  • 10
  • 15

13) How does the winner of a road race typically finish?

  • By herself
  • In a sprint
  • In a time trial
  • By forming a peloton

14) What type of helmet is most commonly worn by cyclists?

  • Full-face
  • Half-face
  • Open-face
  • Road-style

15) What is the minimum tire pressure that a cyclist should maintain?

  • 80 psi
  • 100 psi
  • 120 psi
  • 140 psi

16) What is a Brevet?

  • A long bicycle ride
  • A type of bicycle frame
  • A type of cycling shoe
  • A type of cycling glove

17) What items are required to wear while racing in the Tour de France?

  • Helmet and gloves
  • Shorts and jersey
  • Jacket and vest
  • Shoes and socks

18) How often should a cyclist check their bike for wear and tear?

  • Once a month
  • Every 500 miles
  • Once a year
  • Every ride

19) What is the most important part of the bike when it comes to racing?

  • Wheels
  • Gears
  • Brakes
  • Frame

20) What type of cyclist typically wears a skinsuit?

  • Tour de France racer
  • Track racer
  • Downhill racer
  • Long-distance racer

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