Road ID Pop Quiz Challenge 2015 (Answers) 7/26/15 1PPD18+

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Answer any of the 21 Road ID Pop Quiz questions posted for a chance to #win daily #prizes and to gain an entry into the Grand Prize drawing for a trip to Paris for the 2016 Tour de France.

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Eligibility: US, DC, 18 and older

Entry Dates: July 4, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on July 26, 2015

Website Entry Form | Official Rules

  • Other Ways To Enter: (see rules and Website Entry page for details)
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Mail-in Entry: hand­-print your name, address, city, state, ZIP code, and daytime and evening telephone numbers (including area code), and email (if applicable) on a 3″ x 5″ card, and mailing, in a #10 envelope with postage affixed, to:

Road ID Bike Month Challenge 2015
P.O. Box 17350
Erlanger, KY 41017

Each mail­-in entry will count as one entry into the Grand Prize drawing only. Mail­-in entries must be postmarked no later than July 25, 2015 and received by August 1, 2015 in order to be eligible. Enter as often as you wish; however, each mail-­in entry must be mailed in a separate postmarked and ­stamped outer envelope

Daily Pop Quiz Questions and Answers:

Daily winners will be selected from among all correct Quiz entries

  • What city hosted the first-ever Tour de France start in the Netherlands? Amsterdam
  • When did time bonuses last appear in the Tour de France? 2007
  • What famous one-day race has finished atop the Mur de Huy since 1983? La Flèche Wallonne
  • There are 7 cobbled sections in today’s stage. How many were in this year’s Paris-Roubaix? 27
  • In what year did helmets become mandatory in the Tour de France?  2003
  • Who was the last person to win the Tour de France on their very first appearance? Laurent Fignon
  • How many cities will host a start or finish of this year’s Tour de France for the first time? 6
  • Who lost in a photo finish when the Tour de France last finished on the Mûr-de-Bretagne?  Alberto Contador
  • What’s the fastest average speed of a Tour de France team time trial winner?  35.9mph
  • How many miles was the longest-ever Tour de France stage? 299mi
  • 2015 marks the 67th time that Pau has hosted a stage of the Tour de France. How many cities have hosted more? 2
  • Who won the first-ever stage finish atop Plateau de Beille? Marco Pantani
  • When was the last time a rider led the general classification of the Tour de France from start to finish? 1928
  • How many of the 60 starters of the first Tour de France in 1903 finished all 6 stages? 21
  • Who holds the record of longest time between Tour de France victories at 10 years? Gino Bartali
  • The last Tour de France stage winner into Gap also won this major race in the same year. World Championship Road Race
  • What happened to Eddy Merckx the day before he lost the lead of the 1975 Tour on the climb to Pra-Loup? Punched in stomach by spectator.
  • Riders of how many different nationalities have won the Tour de France? 13
  • How much prize money will be awarded to this year’s Tour de France winner? €450,000
  • Including 2015, how many times has a Tour de France stage finished atop Alpe d’Huez? 29
  • What was worn to signify a cyclist as race leader when the Tour de France first finished in Paris in 1903? Green Armband

Entry Limit: one entry per person per Quiz + bonus entries for completing various activities and sharing

One (1) Grand Prize: a Trek Travel trip for two to Paris, France (the winner and one travel companion) for the conclusion of the 2016 Tour de France, and one Road ID eCard ($150). Trip package includes: round trip coach class air transportation from an airport near the winner’s home to Paris, France; three nights accommodations; two tickets to the final stage of the Tour de France in July 2016, two “Paris Passes” to explore the city, and one arranged dinner for two guests. ARV: $7,548

Daily Prizes:

(4) Garmin Edges ARV: $599.99

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(3) Hincapie Sportswear Arenberg Zero Vests ARV: $150.00

(7) SCOTT Sportswear Premium Carbon Shoe ARV: $349.00

(21) Road ID Elite Black Edition IDs $39.99 ARV: ­$279.93

Random Drawing: daily the day after each Quiz ends; Grand Prize drawing on or about August 6, 2015

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brittany marie thompson

amsterdam is today’s answer


I can not find the submit button can some one help.Thanks

Jackie Tweed

Hey Sweeties Sweepstakes​ – Not sure who is answering your Road ID questions – But today’s ANSWER IS NOT RIGHT – CORRECT answer is 2007.


Today’s question: There are 7 cobbled sections in today’s stage. How many were in this year’s Paris-Roubaix? Answer: 27

carol n

July 14 answer is 299 miles

The correct answer for today’s question is 1935.


Well at this point, 1935 isn’t even an option. The answer is 1928 for 7/17

Today’s answer is: Punched in the stomach by a spectator.