Helix Tour de France Contest Ends; Grand Prize Winner to Be Drawn Around August 9, 2018

Per the Helix rules about the Grand Prize winner, the winner will be drawn on or about August 9, 2018:

5) RANDOM DRAWING(S):  One (1) Pop Quiz Daily Drawing winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Pop Quiz Submissions the day after each daily pop quiz ends.  One (1) Grand Prize Drawing winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Grand Prize Submissions, on or about August 9, 2018.  Drawing(s) will be conducted by Sponsor’s representative or designee, whose decisions shall be final and binding in all respects.  Potential winner(s) will be contacted by email (at Sponsor’s sole discretion), and will be asked to provide the necessary information (such as first and last name, email address, mailing address, and/or phone number) to Sponsor.  Pop Quiz Daily Drawing winners will be notified within 48 hours after each daily pop quiz ends.  The Grand Prize Drawing winner will be notified by U.S. mail, telephone and/or e-mail on or about August 9, 2018.  In the event the potential winner cannot be reached for whatever reason after a reasonable effort has been exerted based on the information stated in the applicable Submission, the potential winner will be disqualified from the Promotion and an alternate potential winner may be selected, at Helix’s sole discretion, from among the other eligible entries received.

I updated the Helix DNA July 2018 Contest with the Daily Winners and will update it once the Grand Prize winner is announced. That post is no longer pinned. You can find the Daily Winners list at https://www.helix.com/tdfquiz/?from=sitewide.

The Daily Winners are:

Daily Pop Quiz Winners

Stage Question Answer Winner
1 In what year did the Tour de France reduce the number of riders per team from 10 to 9? 1987 Brant Kotch from Houston
2 The shortest road stage of this year’s race is how long? 65km Patrick Terrell from Arlington, VA
3 Whose initials can be found on the bottom of the yellow race leader’s jersey? Henri Desgrange Elizabeth Miller from Knoxville, Tennessee
4 Who holds the record for most Tour stage wins, at 34? Eddy Merckx Paul Hansmann from Chubbuck
5 What is the only other country visited during this year’s Tour? Spain Louis Mazza from Washington
6 Who is the only overall winner of the Tour to win a finish atop the Mûr de Bretagne? Cadel Evans Mark Martinet from Duarte
7 During the first Tour in 1903, what was worn to signify a cyclist as race leader? Green Armband Lindsey Boyd from Ft Lauderdale
8 What is the length of the longest cobble section of tomorrow’s stage to Roubaix? 2,700m Guy Smith from Rainier
9 How many times has an overall Tour winner never won a single stage? 7 Lori Dugas from Skowhegan
10 French bank Crédit Lyonnais has sponsored the yellow race leaders jersey since what year? 1987 Mick Chase from Huntington Beach
11 How many of the this year’s 39 stage start and finish cities are first time hosts? 9 Marco Hennigs from München
12 How many times has a stage of the Tour visited Alpe d’Huez? 29 Quinn Haley from Canton
13 Who holds the Tour record for fastest average speed in an individual time trial at 34.5mph? Rohan Dennis terri weber from fruit cove
14 What is the fewest number of cyclists to ever complete the Tour de France? 10 Edward Marshall from Peoria
15 How much prize money will be awarded to this year’s Tour de France winner? €500,000 Brian LeFever from Roanoke, VA, USA
16 In what year did cyclist Major Taylor become the first African American world champion of any sport? 1899 Christopher Stubbs from VIRGINIA BEACH
17 Newspaper L’Auto was the only media outlet allowed to cover the Tour until what year? 1921 Cliff Hales from Port Angeles
18 When was the last time a rider wore the yellow leaders jersey from start to finish? 1935 Claudia Clark from Las Vegas
19 The Tour de France both started and finished in Paris until what year? 1926 Kathy Graves from Fresno
20 What female American cyclist has won 3 Olympic gold medals in the time trial event? Kristin Armstrong Larry Roe from Selma, AL
21 In what year did the Tour de France first finish on the Champs-Élysées? 1975 scott cady from minneapolis


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