Tour de France jersey tied to yellow journalism
Jun 22,2007 00:00 by CNS
 
Tour de France jersey tied to yellow journalism – It wasn’t until the 16th running of the Tour de France that one of the race’s most distinctive features came to be. Partway through the race it occurred to tour organizer and newspaper editor Henri Desgrange that the race leader ought to wear something distinctive, because spectators along the route often had no idea who was winning.