Rules and Jerseys of the 59th Tour of Slovakia

Rules and Jerseys of the 59th Tour of Slovakia

In addition to overall victory, cyclists will compete in the five more classifications. After each stage, sponsors and organizers will decorate riders with five different jerseys. Yellow, two dotted, white and white-blue-red.

UCI points
general classification: 40, 30, 16, 12, 10, 8, 6 a 3 points
first three riders of every stage: 8, 5 a 2 points
leader of the general classification: 4 points

Neutral zone
In case of duly noted fall, puncture or mechanical incident in the last 3 km of every stage, rider will be classified in group, where he was before problems.

Litter zone
The litter zone will be marked by organizers on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th stage 1 km before and 1 km after feed zone and on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th  stage will be marked 20 km before the finish line too.

Time bonuses
At the stage finishes: 10, 6 a 4 sec.
For each intermediate sprint: 3, 2 a 1 sec.
- without special sprint in Zvolen (1st Stage)!

Finishing time limits
1st and 5th stage: 10 %
2nd, 3rd and 4th stage: 15 %

Prize money
Top 20 in each stage and general classification, Top 3 in all sprints and mountains, total 18 070 €.



CLASSIFICATIONS


INDIVIDUAL GENERAL CLASSIFICATION BY TIME (YELLOW JERSEY)




POINTS CLASSIFICATION (BLUE POLKA DOT JERSEY)
points for each finish: 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 and 1 point
points for each sprint: 3, 2 and 1 point




MOUNTAINS / CLIMBERS CLASSIFICATION (RED POLKA DOT JERSEY)
points for each mountain: 4, 2 and 1 point




UNDER 23 CLASSIFICATION (WHITE JERSEY)
Riders born January 1st, 1993 and younger.




BEST SLOVAK RIDER CLASSIFICATION (WHITE-BLUE-RED JERSEY)
Best Slovak rider according to their placement in the general clasification




TEAM CLASSIFICATION
According time of the Top 3 riders of same team in each stage.