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Tour Down Under : Jersey Guide

 

Santos Ochre Leader’s JerseyTour down under ochre jersey

2012 Winner : Simon Gerrans
The  Leader’s Jersey is given to the rider with the fastest cumulative time at the end of each stage and to the overall winner at the end of the race. The ochre color, first introduced in 2006, is strongly associated with Australia and is unique to the Santos Tour Down Under UCI WorldTour.

SKODA King of the Mountain Jersey

Tour down under KOM jersey

2012 Winner : Rohan Dennis

The KOM Jersey is awarded at the end of each stage to the rider who leads the mountain points table. Points are awarded to the first five riders over the summit of designated climbs.

Jayco Sprint Jersey
Tour down under Sprinter  jersey

2012 Winner : Edvald Boasson Hagen.

The  Sprint Jersey is awarded to the rider who leads the sprint points tally after each stage. Points are awarded to the first three riders to cross the line at the intermediate sprints and stage finishes.

Cycle Instead Young Rider Jersey

Tour down under Young  jersey

2012 Winner : Rohan Dennis
The Cycle Instead Young Rider Jersey is awarded to the rider aged under 26 with the fastest cumulative time at the end of each stage.

Hindmarsh Winning Team Jersey

Tour down under competitive team jersey

2012 Winner : RadioShack-Nissan

The Winning Team Jersey is awarded to the team with the fastest cumulative time at the conclusion of the Santos Tour Down Under. The winning team is determined by adding together the times of the team’s first four riders across the line for each race stage.

Europcar Most Competitive Rider Jersey
Tour down under competitive jersey

2012 Winner : Jan Bakelants

The Europcar Most Competitive Rider Jersey is awarded to the rider who is judged to have instigated the most attacks, breakaways or assisted their teammates to the best advantage during each stage. The Europcar Most Competitive Rider Jersey is not worn during the race due to UCI rulings of only a maximum of only 4 different leaders jerseys. This jersey is only presented on the podium.

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