LCL has been present on France’s roads for 29 years.
It rewards the leader of the overall standing in the stage races organised by A.S.O in France.
This year, LCL is celebrating the 23rd anniversary of its partnership with the Tour de France Yellow Jersey and will be strengthening its presence throughout the year at other internationally-renowned cycling races:
A historical partner of the Critérium du Dauphiné, France Télévisions will this year be providing unprecedented coverage, with 7 stages live on France 2 / France 3 / France 4 (and simultaneously on the internet). In addition to these broadcasts, with Thierry Adam, Laurent Jalabert and Laurent Bellet as commentators, France 2 and France 3 will be making several reports in their news and current affairs programmes, especially on France 3 Rhône-Alpes.
France Télévisions broadcasts 1,000 hours of sport per year and offers extensive coverage of the cycling season, from Paris-Nice to Paris-Tours, including Paris-Roubaix, the Critérium du Dauphiné, the French and World Championships and, of course, the Tour de France.
Santini is a partner to the major teams and major international events.
Santini is first and foremost a question of choice: one of creating and producing or clothing exclusively in Italy since 1965. Always at the forefront of innovation, Santini produces 2,000 items per day, with more than 70% of this total exported worldwide. Santini is an enthusiastic brand, motivated to become leader. We have chosen to manufacture our products exclusively in Italy and with passion. Those who know us know that it’s the right choice.
Si Vittel a tant d’adeptes parmi les sportifs, c’est que dans toute discipline et à tout niveau, un sportif doit faire attention à ce qu’il mange et à ce qu’il boit pour être toujours au mieux de sa forme.
La déshydratation, même lorsqu’elle est faible, provoque fatigue et douleurs musculaires.
Elle réduit les capacités physiques, les réflexes et la concentration.
L’eau minérale naturelle Vittel prévient les symptômes de déshydratation tout en
apportant les minéraux essentiels.
Voilà pourquoi autant de sportifs ont choisi Vittel comme partenaire.
Antargaz, an official partner of the Tour de France, is delighted to sponsor the Green Jersey of the Overall Points Standings at Paris-Nice.
Its strong presence throughout France makes Antargaz a natural partner of Paris-Nice: all the towns visited by this 68th edition of the race are either current or prospective customers.
The opening up of the gas market is an opportunity for Antargaz to provide its solutions to towns and cities.
Present in France for more than 70 years, Antargaz is a subsidiary of the UGI group, the fourth biggest distributor of propane gas and butane in the world.
Antargaz, much more than energy.
A precursor in out-of-home dining, Casino Restauration boasts forty years experience in services to consumers. With six brands, the group is a specialist in corporate and institutional food services in France.
One of these brands, Saveurs d’événements, prepares, delivers and serves food for all events, but is also the leading meals-on-wheels specialist in France.
For the 2010 edition of the Critérium du Dauphiné, Saveurs d’événements is the exclusive catering partner of the race, for the 5th consecutive year!
If Vittel has so many fans in the ranks of athletes, it is because in any discipline and at any level, sportsmen and women must be careful about what they eat and drink to always be on top form.
Dehydration, even when slight, can cause fatigue and muscle pain.
It reduces physical ability, reflexes and concentration.
Vittel natural mineral water helps fight against the symptoms of dehydration whilst providing the body with essential minerals.
That’s why so many sportsmen and women have chosen Vittel as a partner.
Ag2r La Mondiale, more than 10 years of performance and solidarity in the heart of the pack.
From provident plans to health care, savings and retirement schemes, Ag2r La Mondiale offers employees, retired persons, professionals, business managers and their families a comprehensive range of products and services to cover their insurance needs throughout their life.
For Ag2r La Mondiale, performance and personal insurance go hand-in-hand with solidarity. At all stages of life, the most effective form of individual protection is being able to count on 8 million policyholders and Ag2r La Mondiale to provide peace of mind and security.
It is this unique slant on our business that underpins our longstanding commitment to the world of cycling: the individual success of a racer is always the result of team spirit.
For more than 10 years, our involvement in the training of Vincent Lavenu and role as an official partner of the Tour de France and classic races organised by A.S.O. reflect our aim of promoting and sharing our values of solidarity with all cycling enthusiasts.
Ag2r La Mondiale, the opposite of being alone in the world
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Performance, courage, surpassing oneself, precision, success...
All of these values are shared by the world of cycling and the watch company Festina. It is therefore no surprise that for the last 17 years Festina has been involved in major races such as the Tour de France.
Once again this year, Festina will be the official timekeeper for Paris-Nice.
Thanks to this strong and longstanding partnership, Festina will once again be involved in the writing of new chapters full of joy, disappointments and fleeting but intense emotions – all of which make up the legend and beauty of cycling.
With Festina, share the emotions of cycling.
Mavic, a French manufacturer of wheel systems, rims, pedals and counters for cycling, was founded in 1889 in Lyon. Today, with more than one hundred years of experience, Mavic keeps moving forward.
Since 2009, Mavic has been designing and producing a full range of technical and innovative equipment for cyclists: shoes, clothing and accessories, for men and women and for all seasons in the cycling calendar.
Our brand has already made over 100 years of automobile history:
For the last 7 years, Skoda has been an official partner of the Tour de France and other cycling races organised by A.S.O.
Our commitment is continuously reinforced at many other races. These partnerships allow our brand to put more than 300 Skodas on the road, bearing the colours of the different cycling races, and to involve all local distributor partners or repairers.
Skoda Fabia, Skoda Roomster, Skoda Octavia, Skoda Yeti, Skoda Superb and Skoda Superb Combi vehicles allow the organisers and teams to monitor all aspects of the race for the spectators lining the route.
For more information visit www.skoda.fr.