Inspire your Cycle Sprog with a kids size yellow jersey
If Chris Froome’s third consequetive vistory in the Tour de France has inspired your youngster to get out on their bike, a child size Tour de France yellow jersey (Maillot Jaune) could help spur them on even more. They’re currently available at a number of online retailers, with an RRP of £50. Every year they sell out (I know because last year I helped a very hassled dad try to find the last one in existence for a Christmas present – he ended up shipping it from France!) At the time of writing (23rd July) the following retailers had some sizes in stock:
- Pro Bike Kit – they were the cheapest place when I checked (plus Cycle Sprog readers get an extra 10% off via our special code) but they only had size small (age 6) remaining (worth checking in case they have a new delivery)
- Evans Cycles – all sizes remaining were remaining at time I checked
- Wiggle – good stock availability in the smallest and largest sizes – limited numbers remaining in the ages 8 and 10 jerseysFor the 2017 race the jersey design was changed slightly, to include a tricolour trim along the two rear seams which you can see here:
Le Coq Sportive kids size Tour de France yellow jerseys are the official race replica jerseys, and are made to the same standard as the adult replica shirts, and come in the following ages: 6 (s), 8 (M), 10 (L), 12 (XL) and 14 (XXL) years.
The kids yellow jerseys have all the technical specifications you’d expect, including a lightweight polyester fabric, three rear pockets, a breathable 3D mesh panel at the base of the neck and a mesh panel to stop sweaty backs.
The RRP for the Coq Sportive junior size Tour de France Yellow jersey is £50.00, and they are available at
Can I get a kids size King of the Mountains jersey?
Yes, as well as the child size Tour de France yellow jerseys this year Coq Sportive are also doing a kids size King of the Mountains jersey. This too comes with the new tricolour stripe – again a first for 2017.
Again, the cheapest place at time of writing was Pro Bike Kit, but they have almost sold out (plus don’t forget the additional 10% discount code) with Wiggle having some sizes left and Evans Cycles showing availability for all sizes.
Read a review of the child size Tour de France yellow jerseys:
Read the Cycle Sprog review of the Coq Sportive child size Tour de France Yellow jersey to find out how two keen young cyclists were inspired by their jerseys.
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Thanks for visiting Cycle Sprog. We’d love to know how your budding cyclist reacts when they get their child size Tour de France yellow jerseys – send us your photos tagged #cyclesprog on Instagram and we’ll re-gram the best of the bunch.
This post was first published in May 2013 and was updated in June 2017.
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