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Tour de France Prize Money 2021: How much will the winning riders and teams earn?

Tour de France Prize Money

The Tour de France is a multi-stage bicycle race mainly taken place in France. While sometimes held in other nearby countries too. Over course of 23days, it contains 21-day long stages like other Grand Tours. So Tour de France 2021 is the 108th season and one of cycling’s three grand tours. At first, it was planned to take place at Copenhagen, Denmark’s capital but later it got shifted to Brest for the COVID-19 situation. Copenhagen was also handling four matches of UEFA Euro 2020 but it got postponed to 2021 due to COVID-19.

Initially, it was scheduled on 2nd to 25th July 2021 the later it got transferred to 26th June till 18th July 2021. So that we can avoid reorganizing the 2020 Summer Olympics. This will be the first event where Tour de France will visit Denmark and Denmark will also be handling Grand Depart in 2022. During the France Televisions Stade 2 program, the Christian Prudhomme declared the 2021 Tour de France on 1st November 2020. Since 2000 Tour de France, the race had the longest stage with a 248-kilometer route to stage seven. It is planned to have 3383 kilometers in length for the 2021 Tour de France.

Tour de France Prize Money 2021

So at first, the prize money for Tour de France was 20,000 francs and later it came up to €2,293,000 after 117 years that is in the year Tour de France 2020. There is a rise in prize money as compare to €2,293,000 in the 2019 contest. On the final day in Paris, the biggest award to the Tour de France winner is to wear a yellow jersey adjacent to a warm glow.

The Tour de France is split into 21 day-long stages like steep roads, mountains, etc for almost 23 days. Consequently, there is a mountain winner, steep road winner, general winner, the players with more points, and the team that gains the Tour de France.

Do you wanna know how the prizemoney of individual general classification Tour de France?

GC WinnerStage ChampionPrize Champion(€)Prize Money (€)
11500,00011,000
22200,0005,500
33100,0002,800
4470,0001,500
5550,000830
6623,000780
7711,500730
887,600670
994,500650
10103,800600
11113,000540
12122,700470
13132,500440
14142,100340
15152,000300
16161,500300
17171,300300
18181,200300
19191,100300
20-160201,000300

2021Tour de France per stage prize money

The Tadej Pogačar was one of the general champions of the Tour de France in 2020 won prizemoney of €500,000 but he was not the champion of all the stages in the period of 23 days. The prize money was contributed to every winner of each stage and the first stage winner got €11,000 and likewise, the rest followed.

PositionPoints Prize Money (€)Young Rider WinnerMountains Winner Teams
125,00020,00025,00050,000
215,00015,00015,00030,000
310,00010,00010,00020,000
44,0005,0004,00012,000
53,5003,5008,000
63,0003,000
72,5002,500
82,0002,000
Totals65,00050,00065,000120,000

List of winners of Tour de France 2020

ClassificationChampion
WinnerTadej Pogacar
PointsSam Bennett
MountainsTadej Pogacar
YouthTadej Pogacar
CombativityMarc Hirschi
TeamMovistar Team

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