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Tour des Alpes

The Tour de France entered the Alps for three days of climbing, descending, and more climbing.

Quick Quiz: Please answer just one of these questions to give others a chance. No prizes, just for fun.

  1. Which cyclist was the first American to win a stage win on the Alpe d’Huez?
  2. What year did this American stage win happen?
  3. Where did this cyclist eventually place in the GC for the Tour de France that year?
  4. What team did he race for?

Hopefully, you’ve watched, heard and read the race reports for Stage 17. If not, this post contains minor spoilers.