The best performance in the youth division (under 25) earns a white jersey.
Marcus Fothen wearing the white jersey at Tour de France 2006
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Here, German rider Marcus Fothen wears the white jersey awarded to him after Stage 4 at Tour de France 2006. In an interview, Fothen said that he was pleased at the distinction, but what was really important that first week was "avoiding crashes."