Pro Cycling Season 2016 Pub Quiz

It’s time for the Just Pro Cycling end of season quiz! I’ve been watching back a lot of this season’s races (and wading through the results of many more) to produce 30 questions of increasing difficulty. Post your results below or on Twitter @justprocycling. Answers at the very bottom of the page – no cheating!

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Category 4

  1. Who won Milan – San Remo?
  2. Who won the Willunga Hill stage of the Tour Down Under for the third year running?
  3. Which Belgian wore the yellow jersey for three days at this year’s Tour de France?
  4. How many stages did Marcel Kittel win at this year’s Giro d’Italia?
  5. Who won the Tour of Qatar?

Category 3

  1. Which Swiss rider finished second to Wout Poels at Liege-Bastogne-Liege?
  2. What World Tour stage race was won by Miguel Angel Lopez?
  3. Who won the Mountains competition at the Vuelta Espana?
  4. Who finished highest at this year’s Tour de France: Tejay Van Garderen, Geraint Thomas or Warren Barguil?
  5. Who won San Sebastian?

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Category 2

  1. Which two Belgians finished in the top five of Paris-Roubaix?
  2. Which 34 year-old won the Amstel Gold Race?
  3. Who finished second at Il Lombardia behind Esteban Chaves?
  4. Which two Etixx – Quick Step riders made the podium at Strade Bianche?
  5. Which four riders wore the Yellow jersey at this year’s Tour de France?

Strade Bianche


Category 1

  1. Which Spaniard won a stage of this year’s Tour de France?
  2. Who came second to Nairo Quintana at the Tour de Romandie?
  3. Who won the Individual Time Trial at the Tour of California?
  4. Which one-day race did Jasper Stuyven get his only win of the season?
  5. Which Spaniard made the top ten of both the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix?

HC Category

  1. Vincenzo Nibali won the Giro d’Italia, but who was the next best Italian rider?
  2. Which Frenchman came fourth at the Tour of Britain?
  3. Which Luxembourg rider won a Grand Tour stage in 2016?
  4. Which Team Sky rider won a stage of the Giro d’Italia?
  5. Which 23 year-old Lampre-Merida rider won a stage of the Vuelta Espana?

Who am I?

  1. I came third at Liege-Bastogne-Liege and seventh at the Tour de Suisse
  2. I won the prologue of Paris-Nice and a stage of the Tour de France
  3. I came fourth at the Tour of Poland and made the top ten at the Vuelta Espana
  4. I came third at both the Volta Catalunya and Criterium du Dauphine
  5. I came fifth at the Tour of Flanders and helped my teammate win a Grand Tour

Answers below!

 

 

 

 

 

Answers: 1. Arnaud Demare 2. Richie Porte 3. Greg Van Avermaet 4. Two 5.Mark Cavendish 6. Michael Albasini 7. Tour of Switzerland 8. Omar Fraile 9. Geraint Thomas 10. Bauke Mollema 11. Tom Boonen and Sepp Vanmarcke 12. Enrico Gasparotto 13. Diego Rosa 14. Gianluca Brambilla and Zdenek Stybar 15. Cavendish, Sagan, Van Avermaet, Froome 16. Ion Izagirre 17. Thibaut Pinot 18. Rohan Dennis 19. Kuurne-Bruxelles-Kuurne 20. Imanol Erviti 21. Giovanni Visconti 22. Tony Gallopin 23. Jean-Pierre Drucker 24. Mikel Nieve 25. Valerio Conti 26. Rui Costa 27. Michael Matthews 28. Davide Formolo 29. Dan Martin 30. Luke Rowe

 

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