The Jerseys of the Tour de Yorkshire: 2017

Tour de Yorkshire

The Tour de Yorkshire kicks off on the 28th April and runs for 3 days. The route takes the riders through Yorkshire’s two UNESCO World Heritage Sites (Fountain Abbey and Saltaire) across three competitive stages.

The Jerseys:

Like every cycling tour, there are 4  leader’s jerseys up for grabs: the Leader’s Jersey, the Digital Jersey, the Sprinter’s Jersey and the King of the Mountains jersey.

  1. Leader's Jersey

    The first rider to cross the line in Scarborough, Stage 3, will be awarded the Leader’s Jersey.

    Leaders Jersey

  2. Digital Jersey - Sponsored by Dimension Data

    The Digital Jersey is a podium jersey which has been voted for by Tour fans on Twitter. The rider that distinguishes themselves as the most aggressive, the rider with the greatest effort and the rider who has demonstrated the best qualities in terms of sportsmanship will be awarded a jersey at the end of each stage.

    The Dimensions Data Digital Jersey

  3. Sprinter's Jersey - Sponsored by Yorkshire Bank

    The rider who is awarded the Sprinter’s Jersey has accumulated the most points throughout the Tour.

    Sprint points are spread over 6 checkpoints – 2 per stage.

    Sprinter Jersey

  4. King of the Mountains Jersey - Sponsored by P&O Ferries

    The overall King of the Mountains jerseys awarded at the end of the Tour is to the rider who accumulates the most points across all stages.

    Points are won by reaching the classified climbs first.

    King Of The Mountains


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Elizabeth Demetriou

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