areppim chart and statistics of the "maillot è pois rouges" (polka dot jersey)  that is given to the best mountain climber or "king of the mountains";. The flat stage 21 did not offer mountain climbers any opportunity to show what they can do. Accordingly, the hierarchy remained unchanged. The young rider Quintana Rojas, on top of finishing 2nd in the overall classification and 1st in the young riders's prize, won the coveted title of "king of the mountains". The "yellow jersey" Christopher Froome is second on 136 points, and Pierre Rolland takes the 3rd place with 117.

The flat stage 21 did not offer mountain climbers any opportunity to show what they can do. Accordingly, the hierarchy remained unchanged. The young rider Quintana Rojas, on top of finishing 2nd in the overall classification and 1st in the young riders's prize, won the coveted title of "king of the mountains". The "yellow jersey" Christopher Froome is second on 136 points, and Pierre Rolland takes the 3rd place with 117. The chart illustrates well the merits of the mountain climbers : while the average (red line) is a low 23 points, the champion climbers are 5 to 7 fold above the crowd.

The mountain climber leader wears the "maillot è pois rouges" (polka dot jersey) that identifies the king of the mountains.

 

King of the Mountains
After Stage 21 on 21 July 2013
Total distance covered : 3,403.5 km

Standing

Rider

Number

Team

Points

1Nairo AlexanderQuintana Rojas128Movistar Team147
2ChristopherFroome1Sky Procycling136
3PierreRolland51Team Europcar117
4JoaquinRodriguez Oliver101Katusha Team99
5ChristopheRiblon89Ag2r La Mondiale98
6MikelNieve Iturralde116Euskaltel - Euskadi98
7MorenoMoser17Cannondale72
8RichiePorte6Sky Procycling72
9RyderHesjedal171Garmin - Sharp64
10TejayVan Garderen39Bmc Racing Team63
11AlejandroValverde121Movistar Team62
12AlbertoContador91Team Saxo-Tinkoff41
13JensVoigt48Radioshack Leopard35
14JanBakelants42Radioshack Leopard33
15RomanKreuziger94Team Saxo-Tinkoff32
16Rui AlbertoCosta124Movistar Team31
17JakobFuglsang63Astana Pro Team28
18ThomasDanielson173Garmin - Sharp27
19ArnoldJeannesson77Fdj.Fr24
20BlelKadri87Ag2r La Mondiale24
21AndrewTalansky178Garmin - Sharp21
22BaukeMollema164Belkin Pro Cycling20
23JonIzaguirre Insausti114Euskaltel - Euskadi20
24IgorAnton111Euskaltel - Euskadi16
25SimonClarke183Orica Greenedge15
26ThomasDe Gendt203Vacansoleil-Dcm15
27LaurensTen Dam167Belkin Pro Cycling14
28LaurentDidier43Radioshack Leopard14
29PeterKennaugh3Sky Procycling14
30DanielMartin175Garmin - Sharp13
31SimonGeschke196Team Argos-Shimano13
32JohnGadret86Ag2r La Mondiale13
33AndréasKlöden46Radioshack Leopard13
34BartDe Clercq23Lotto-Belisol13
35LarsBoom161Belkin Pro Cycling10
36RomainBardet82Ag2r La Mondiale10
37JohnnyHoogerland205Vacansoleil-Dcm9
38JérômeCoppel133Cofidis, Solutions Credits9
39RomainSicard119Euskaltel - Euskadi9
40JesusHernandez Blazquez93Team Saxo-Tinkoff8
41SylvainChavanel152Omega Pharma-Quick Step7
42WouterPoels201Vacansoleil-Dcm6
43YuryTrofimov108Katusha Team6
44AndreyAmador122Movistar Team6
45TonyMartin154Omega Pharma-Quick Step6
46DanielNavarro139Cofidis, Solutions Credits5
47CyrilGautier54Team Europcar4
48MichaelRogers98Team Saxo-Tinkoff4
49Juan AntonioFlecha Giannoni204Vacansoleil-Dcm3
50JérémyRoy78Fdj.Fr2
51JoséSerpa149Lampre - Merida2
52TomDumoulin194Team Argos-Shimano2
53AlexisVuillermoz219Sojasun2
54RubenPlaza Molina127Movistar Team2
55Lars-PeterNordhaug165Belkin Pro Cycling2
56PhilippeGilbert34Bmc Racing Team2
57ThomasVoeckler59Team Europcar2
58BriceFeillu211Sojasun2
59RudyMolard138Cofidis, Solutions Credits1
61JulienEl Fares213Movistar Team1
62MichaelAlbasini182Sojasun1
63JulienSimon218Orica Greenedge1
64KanstantsinSiutsou7Sojasun1
65YukiyaArashiro52Sky Procycling1
66GertSteegmans156Team Europcar1
67Juan JoséLobato del Valle115Omega Pharma-Quick Step1
68AndySchleck41Euskaltel - Euskadi1
69PrzemyslawNiemiec148Radioshack Leopard1
70AnthonyDelaplace212Lampre - Merida1
71JonathanCastroviejo Nicolás123Sojasun1
72MarcusBurghardt33Movistar Team1
73DavidVeilleux58Bmc Racing Team1
74RubenPerez Moreno118Team Europcar1
Average    23
Median    9

 

Sources: see Cycling

 

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