Tour De France quiz

Answer the questions by pointing to the location on the map. This quiz will test your knowledge of the world of cycling, not only the Tour de France, but will include the greatest riders from Maurice Garin to Lance Armstrong, the most famous climbs from Alp d'Huez to Ballon d'Alsace, the biggest races from Roubaix to Plouay.

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The places that appear in the quiz:

Mountain passes in the Pyrenees:
Plateau de Beille
Col d'Aspin
Col d'Aubisque
Luz-Ardiden
La Mongie
Hautacam
Col de Peyresourde
Pla d'Adet
Portet d'Aspet
Col du Tourmalet

Mountain passes in the Alps:
Alpe d'Huez
Col du Galibier
Col d'Izoard
Col du Glandon
Col de Joux Plane
Col de la Madeleine
Col du Télégraphe
Mont Ventoux

Communes/Cities
Besancon
Pau
Briançon
Morzine
Roubaix

Questions / Answers
Where did the first Tour start? Paris
Where was Eddie Merckx born? Meensel-Kiezegem
Where was Jacques Anquetil born? Mont-Saint-Aignan
Where was Charly Gaul born? Pfaffenthal
Where was Laurent Fignon born? Paris
Where was Bernard Hinault born? Yffiniac
Where did Lance Armstrong win his first TdF stage? Verdun
Where did Jan Ullrich beat Lance Armstrong by 1'36 in a TT in 2003? Cap Découverte
Where did Lance Armstrong win his last stage? Saint Etienne
Where did Richard Virenque win his first TdF stage? Luz Ardiden
Where did Jan Ullrich win his first TdF stage (1996)? St Emilion
Where did M. Indurain win his first TdF stage (1989)? Cambasque
Where does the 'hell of the north' finish? Roubaix
Where does the 'Race to th Sun' finish? Nice
Where does the 'Paris-Tours' finish? Tours
Where were the 2000 World Championships held? Plouay
Where did Romans Vainsteins win the 2000 World Championships? Plouay
Where did Greg LeMond win the 1989 World Championships? Chambéry
Where did Bernard Hinault win the 1980 World Championships? Sallanches
Where was Serhiy Honchar TT World Champion? Plouay
Where did Eddie Merckx win his first TdF stage (1969)? Ballon d'Alsace
Which is the first official mountain climb in the TdF (1905)? Ballon d'Alsace
Where did Robbie McEwen win his first TdF stage (1999)? Paris
Where did Walter Godefroot win three stages of the Tour? Bordeaux
Where was the fastest prologue by Chris Boardman in 1994? Lille