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What is the prize money for the Giro d’Italia?

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Grand Tours are big business – not least in terms of the prize money they offer to successful teams and riders. The total prize fund for the Giro d’Italia this year is a cool €1,499,710 – a huge sum of money by anyone’s standards – but it’s not as simple as gifting it all to the eventual winner and sending them off with a pat on the back (and a swollen wallet).

The complexities of how the money is divided up are tricky to grasp, and we don’t envy the organisers the task of figuring out the daily totals – it’s fair to say a few calculators will be required. Let’s take a look at how the money is distributed.

GC and Stage Winner Prizes

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