Tap to Read ➤

Quiz Time! Get to Know About Mountain Biking

Test your knowledge about this extreme adventure sport.

Your browser doesn't support HTML5 video.

One of the popular adventure outdoor sports, mountain biking is a thrill for adventure junkies and sport lovers.
Play this trivia to know more about this extreme sport!
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Mountain biking has different styles that depend on durations and terrains. For instance, Cross Country biking is done on longer routes, Endure is a mix of all or few mountain biking styles.
Know This
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Joe Breeze made the first collection of mountain-bikes for sale after experimenting with cycle frames that could smoothly ride down mountains in 1978.
Did You Know?
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Armor for riders means protective gears such as helmet, knee guards, or spine protectors. It also means terrains having a tough and rugged texture like creek crossings.
Fact
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Around the world in 80 days! Mark Beaumont literally made it happen and got his name in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Fun Trivia
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
A bark tattoo is biker’s slang for a scratch or wound received after bruising against a tree on a high-speed ride.
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Tagged as 'Death Road', Yungas Road in La Paz, Bolivia stretches 60 kilometer , winding through mountainous terrain and mostly consisting of cliff-edged roads with sharp hairpin turns.
Fact
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
A derailleur is the name of a component in mountain bikes that switches the chain to different sprockets to increase or decrease the rotation of the wheels.
Did You Know?
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Yak Attack takes place in Nepal and happens to be the world’s highest mountain biking race. The route has a climb of 5416 meters above sea level.
Trivia
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Birken is the world’s largest mountain biking race that takes place in Norway with more than 17000 bikers participating every year.
Know This
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
The lowest gear or the smallest cog on the bike is referred to as Granny Gear by mountain bikers.
Know This
10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
Cross-Country Mountain Biking was included officially as a competitive sport in Atlanta Olympics in 1996. It is still very much a part of the Olympics.
Know This
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
Time for your scores.
Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
You have reached the finish line.

 Sreedevi Nair

Credits
Thomas Schweighofer, Mason Dahl, Chris Henry, Arif Maulana, Victor Xok, Bilal Karim, Gemma Evans, Crawford Jolly, Wayne Bishop, Laura Ockel, Rick Gebhardt, Eerik Sandstrom, Chepe Nicoli, Carter Moorse, Bryan Turner, Gabriel Dalton