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African Men's classification in the Cape Epic

The African Mens classification is a mens classification, the one by which the best African mens team of the Cape Epic is determined. Since 2018, the leader of the African Mens classification wears the Absa African Mens Special Jersey. Matthys Beukes won the jersey 5 times. Three out of this fives with his partner Philip Buys.

African Women's classification in the Cape Epic

The African Womens classification is a womens classification, the one by which the best African womens team of the Cape Epic is determined. Since 2018, the leader of the African Womens classification wears the Absa African Womens Special Jersey.

Combativity award in the Tour de France

The combativity award is a prize given in the Tour de France for the most combative rider overall during the race. Historically, it favored constant attackers as it was based on the distance spent in a breakaway, included winning checkpoints and outright stage wins. Today, the winner is chosen by a jury. Besides the overall winner, the jury also awards a combativity award to the most aggressive rider at the end of each stage, with this rider allowed to wear a red bib the following race day. The 1981 Tour de France marked the last time the winner of the general classification also won the c ...

Driekleur trikot

The Driekleur trikot is an emblematic cycling jersey awarded to the Belgian National Road Race Champion and the Belgian National Time Trial Champion. The road race champion can wear it in any race except races ridden as a national team, and time trials. In this last case he can wear it only in time trial stages. Neither would be worn if the rider is a leader of a classification in a stage races. The Driekleur trikot is also awarded to the winners at the Belgian National Cyclo-cross Championships. The jersey design reflects the Belgian national flag and has a black upper, a gold centre band ...

General classification in the Giro d'Italia

The general classification in the Giro dItalia is the most important classification of the Giro dItalia, which determines who is the overall winner. It is therefore considered more important than secondary classifications as the points classification or the mountains classification. Since 1931, the leader of the general classification is identified by a pink jersey Italian: maglia rosa. The first rider to wear the maglia rosa was Francesco Camusso following the first stage of the 1931 Giro dItalia. The first jersey was entirely pink and made from wool. It had a roll-neck collar and front p ...

General classification in the Tour de France

The general classification is the most important classification, the one by which the winner of the Tour de France is determined. Since 1919, the leader of the general classification wears the yellow jersey.

                                     

ⓘ Cycling jerseys

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  • The jerseys are awarded in all cycling disciplines, including road cycling track cycling cyclo - cross, BMX, mountain biking and indoor cycling The
  • National road cycling championships are held annually by host nations in each cycle racing discipline. The annual events can take place at any time of
  • The rainbow jersey is the distinctive jersey worn by the reigning world champion in a cycling discipline, since 1927. The jersey is predominantly white
  • for the party. This initial jersey and many of the first pink jerseys were designed by Vittore Gianni who had created jerseys for AC Milan and Juventus
  • corporate sponsor. Cycling jerseys of specific color or pattern represent certain statuses in cycling such as the yellow jersey of the leader of the
  • the national jersey in all their races for the next year in the respective discipline, apart from the World Championships. The jerseys tend to represent
  • rainbow jerseys the official UCI World Champion jerseys across all disciplines. Santini SMS delivers as well the European Champion jersey for all cycling disciplines
  • Points classification Cycling Archives. Retrieved 12 September 2011. Vuelta a España 2001 Points classification Cycling Archives. Retrieved 12 September
  • classification is awarded a white jersey with blue dots. The mountains jersey is third in the rankings of jerseys behind the jersey for the general classification
  • white and red. Other popular jerseys are the distinctive yellow jersey worn by the leader of the Tour de France, the pink jersey worn by the leader of the