Yet another blog from some random dude training for Ironman and beyond

Tour of Utah jersey sponsors

So good to see one of America’s best races still on the calendar.

Cut/paste press release:

The 2010 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, dubbed “America’s Toughest Stage Race,” today announces the five jersey sponsors for its August 17-22, USA Cycling sanctioned pro-race. The sponsors are AT&T, XO Communications, Utah Toyota Dealers Association, POWERADE and Glacéau vitaminwater, and Siegfried & Jensen Law Firm.

Each jersey in the Tour of Utah has its own sponsor and is used to identify leaders in the various inner competitions that make up a stage race.

AT&T is sponsoring the yellow Leader Jersey, which is awarded at the end of each stage to the rider with the best general classification time and distinguishes the race’s overall leader.

XO Communications is sponsoring the orange Sprinter Jersey. Riders are given sprint points at designated sprint lines at key points along the course and the rider with the most sprint points retains the jersey.

Utah Toyota Dealers Association is sponsoring the polka dot King of the Mountains (KOM) Jersey, is awarded to the rider accumulating the most points earned. Points are awarded by being one of the first three riders to cross the KOM check points held at the top of each significant mountain throughout the course.

POWERADE and Glacéau vitaminwater is sponsoring the blue Best Young Rider Jersey. This jersey is awarded to the rider with the lowest cumulative time under the age of twenty-three.

Siegfried & Jensen Law Firm is sponsoring the red Best Utah Rider Jersey. The winner of this jersey is the participant with the lowest cumulative time that considers Utah their home a minimum of 180 days a year.

Can’t wait for it. And, again, I’ll have a seat in the lead car to report and tweet the race.

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