A total of 176 riders in 22 teams of eight will compete on a course that covers a rough circuit. Right the browns are sorely lacking talent at the receiver get ranking. Etappe, datum, startort, zielort, typ, km, etappensieger, jersey red number. Hightech dyesublimation printing, great quality fabrics and sophisticated workers make the fantastic cycling clothing.
The rider leading a classification at the end of a stage is required to wear the corresponding jersey during the next stage. Excluding the years 1989 to 1999, the leader of the young rider classification wears a white jersey french. Over the course of the threeweek tour, the professional peloton fight for yellow, green, polka dot and white jerseys. In addition, there are some secondary classifications. The jersey took its colour because the initial sponsor was a lawn mower manufacturer though the colour was. Full race rules for the 2016 vuelta, in 22page pdf form. Combativity prize chosen by a specialist cycling jury. In january 2015, five uci professional continental teams were given wildcard. Green jersey for the points classification sponsored by skoda. Over the course of the threeweek tour, the professional peloton will be racing for a number of jerseys. The requirements to be eligible for the young rider classification have changed over the years but have always been such that experienced cyclists were not eligible.
The white jersey looks kind of messy, and the names of the sponsors are harder to read. I prefer the normal, black version the team used during the team time trial. There was no white jersey, for best young rider, awarded in the 1989 tour. The overall winner wears one and so does the fastest sprinter. Points will be given out at the finish of every stage and on the occasion of an intermediate sprint in all normal stages. Each rider gets a free helmet, free glasses, jerseys, bibs, socks, shoes and rides on a free bike with a frame, saddle, pedals, wheels and tubes, all of which is provided by sponsors. In the last couple of years, chris has really improved his race craft and descending which will be very important in what is likely to be. There are different jerseys for the different competitions. A total of 198 riders from 22 teams entered the race. Each jersey is awarded to the leader of that classification after every stage and the leader wears that jersey on the road the next day. Points are awarded to riders according to the position that they finish each stage, and there are additional points for intermediate. Established in 1903 by newspaper lauto, the tour is the most wellknown and prestigious of cyclings three grand tours.
As of 2015 jersey sponsor is optician company krys, replacing skoda who moved to the green jersey. Yellow jersey for the individual general classification sponsored by lcl. The race usually covers approximately 3,500 kilometres 2,200 mi. Its likely that all the jerseys both decorative and racing are prepared by and made for the race organizers to be given to the riders, i. They are coloured yellow, white, green and white with red polkadots. Even the smallest sponsor pays 250,000 euros to aso while it is estimated that the. The race took place from 4 july to 26 july 2015, starting in utrecht in the netherlands and finishing on the champselysees in paris all seventeen uci worldteams were automatically invited and were obliged to attend the race. There are usually between 20 and 22 teams, with eight riders in each. Yellow, king of the mountains, green, red and combination.512 1331 829 282 1127 58 133 1452 964 771 1448 426 274 811 683 1211 284 284 145 963 487 187 1179 482 1018 567 172 232 68 216 721 947 1176 626 706 981 98 600 159 17 918 445 397