In the News

July 11, 2011

THOMAS VOECKLER OF EUROPCAR PROFESSIONAL CYCLING TEAM IS BACK IN YELLOW!

Thomas Voeckler of Europcar Professional Cycling Team is back in yellow!  The former French National Champion wore the jersey for ten days during the 2004 Tour de France, and earned it once again after Stage 9 of this year's Tour de France.  Voeckler is now 1:49 ahead of Luis Leon Sanchez Gil of Rabobank Cycling team in the overall standings. 

On Tuesday, Voeckler will embark on his 11th day in history wearing the yellow jersey during the Tour.  He will also be outfitted in Special Edition Yellow Quartz Helmet, Yellow Carbon X-Lite Shoes, Yellow Speed Storm Optics,and a Yellow Custom Lazer Cut Bib all from Louis Garneau.

Louis Garneau is the only manufacturer to have the complete cycling solution (helmets, shoes, optics, and apparel) on one team in this year's Tour de France.  "For us this is a dream, we have yellow fever right now.  Racing is part of our company's DNA, so we are thrilled to be part of this victory with Team Europcar and Thomas Voeckler" remarks Pierre Perron, International Marketing Director at Louis Garneau.