Hey there, cycling s-quiz-thusiasts! Get ready to pedal your way through the brainiest cycle of questions you’ve ever encountered! Will you be the Tour de Force of this trivia, or just another spoke in the wheel? Saddle up, and let’s find out! Gear up for some wheely great fun!
1. Who won the first Tour de France?
2. What’s the average speed of a pro cyclist during the Tour de France?
3. What is the record for the most Tour de France victories?
4. How long is the longest bike ever built?
5. What year did the folding bicycle first appear?
6. What country produces the most bicycles in the world?
7. How heavy is the lightest road bike ever made?
8. What is the origin of the word ‘bicycle’?
9. What is the longest mountain bike trail in the world?
10. What is the highest elevation ever reached on a bicycle?
11. Who holds the record for the most distance cycled in a year?
12. Which famous cyclist is known for his charitable work in cancer research?
13. What is the oldest continuously running cycling race in the world?
14. Which country has the most cyclists per capita?
15. What is the most expensive road bike ever sold?
16. What material is commonly used to reduce weight in high-end bikes?
17. What is the most common cause of cycling accidents?
18. What does UCI stand for in the context of professional cycling?
19. Who is considered the first female professional cyclist?
20. How long is the average life span of a professional road bike?
21. What is the significance of the yellow jersey in the Tour de France?
22. What is the longest individual time trial ever ridden in the Tour de France?
23. What’s the weirdest use for a bicycle in a Guinness World Record?
24. Which country is home to the highest paved road ever cycled?
25. What is the largest number of participants in a single cycling event?
26. How fast can a track cyclist go?
27. What’s the strangest material ever used to make a bike?
28. Which cyclist was the youngest to win the Tour de France?
29. What was the first year women were allowed to participate in Olympic cycling events?
30. How many gears does a professional road racing bike typically have?
31. Which famous physicist was known for riding a bicycle?
32. What is the most common reason for adults in the U.S. to ride bicycles?
33. Which Tour de France winner was stripped of his titles due to doping?
34. What is cyclocross?
35. What is ‘Bikepacking’?
36. How is a fixie different from other bikes?
37. Which material is most commonly used for making modern racing bike frames?
38. How many stages are there typically in the Tour de France?
39. What is the oldest bicycle company still in existence?
40. What is velodrome cycling?
41. What type of bike is specifically designed for time trials?
42. What does the term ‘peloton’ refer to?
43. Who is the most decorated Olympic cyclist of all time?
44. What is the largest mass-participation cycling event in the world?
45. How many spokes does a traditional road bike wheel have?
46. What is the longest tandem bike ever built?
47. What’s the purpose of a dropper post in mountain biking?
48. Which cyclist won the Giro d’Italia five times?
49. What is the steepest gradient ever cycled uphill?
50. What do you call the bike designed to be folded into a compact form?
51. How many miles is the longest mountain bike route?
52. What are ‘clipless pedals’?
53. What’s the fastest speed ever recorded on a bicycle?
54. Which component is vital for a bike to be considered a ‘fixie’?
55. Who was the first woman to cycle around the world?
56. What is the record for the longest unicycle ride?
57. What is the term for a professional rider who specializes in fast finishes?
58. What year did the first Tour de France take place?
59. Who was the first non-European winner of the Tour de France?
60. What is the name of the famous set of cobblestones in the Paris-Roubaix race?
61. What do you call a long-distance, self-supported, non-competitive bikepacking race?
62. What is the meaning of the term ‘bonk’ in cycling?
63. What is the name of the popular mountain bike destination in British Columbia?
64. What is the average tire pressure of a road bike?
65. How long is the famous Alpe d’Huez climb in the Tour de France?
66. What is the term for the back wheel’s cogset in cycling?
67. What do you call the special shoes that clip into certain types of bike pedals?
68. What’s the record for the most riders in a single peloton?
69. What is a criterium race?
70. How many types of BMX cycling are there?
71. Which U.S. President was known for his love of mountain biking?
72. Who won the Giro d’Italia in 2021?
73. How many calories are approximately burned in an hour of cycling?
74. Who is considered the “Father of Mountain Biking”?
75. What’s the term for a bike race that takes place primarily off-road?
76. What is the optimal cadence for an average cyclist?
77. What is the main goal of a “domestique” in team cycling?
78. What does ‘DNF’ stand for in racing results?
79. What is the standard length of a BMX bike for adult racing?
80. What’s the world record for the most distance cycled in one hour?
81. What cycling event was first included in the Olympics?
82. What is the maximum gear ratio typically found in road cycling?
83. What material was commonly used for frames before the advent of carbon fiber?
84. What is the name of the coloured jerseys in the Tour de France?
85. What are the dimensions of an Olympic velodrome track?
86. Which country has the most Tour de France wins?
87. What is the significance of the red kite in the Tour de France?
88. How long is the longest competitive mountain bike race?
89. What’s the standard tire width for a road bike?
90. What’s the recommended minimum distance motorists should keep when passing a cyclist?
91. What is a ‘saddle’ in cycling terms?
92. What is ‘Q factor’ in cycling?
93. What is the name of the cycling race that takes place in the American Midwest?
94. Which cyclist is known for the “Look, no hands!” trick?
95. Which year did BMX cycling make its Olympic debut?
96. What are arm warmers in cycling?
97. What is the most elevation gained in a single Tour de France?
98. What is the ideal saddle height for road cycling?
99. What type of cycling race is typically the shortest?
100. Who set the first verified hour record in cycling?
101. What is the origin of the term “peloton”?
102. What is a “musette” in the context of road cycling?
103. What is the name of the electronic gear-shifting system made by Shimano?
104. How many gold medals has Sir Chris Hoy won in the Olympics?
105. What is the maximum number of riders in a Keirin race?
106. Which famous battle site is a popular climb in the Tour de France?
107. What is the term for the leader’s jersey in the Giro d’Italia?
108. What is the world record for most stairs climbed by bicycle?
109. What is the name of the high-altitude training mask commonly used by cyclists?
110. What is the term for cycling indoors on a stationary bike?
111. What is a “century” in cycling terminology?
112. How many world championships has Marianne Vos won?
113. What is the oldest one-day professional cycling race?
114. What is the nickname for the Tour de France?
115. What’s the maximum weight a UCI-approved road bike can be?
116. Which city is considered the world’s cycling capital?
117. What do the initials BMX stand for?
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