SPORT & STYLE
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Tara, a boat for the planet. Since 2003, the non-lucrative French organization sails around the globe for scientific purpose in order to understand the impact of climate change and the ecological crisis on the ocean.
Take to the skies with France’s number 1 and number 3 junior gliding champions, Antoine Havet and Lucas Delobel, as they take us on a whistle stop flight with their GLACIER model above the Centre National de Vol à voile at Château-Arnoux Saint-Auban.
Vuarnet stands for sheer excellence in sunglasses, setting entirely new standards for quality and know-how. A French institution, best known for its alpine skiing heritage and its assured sense of elegance. AMI is a clothing treasure trove.
An exciting fusion that brings new possibilities to the French heritage of an established brand. John Dalia meticulously fashions each pair of his glasses while Vuarnet has been providing the best sun protection with high quality, timeless and contemporary products since 1957.
In 1960, Jean Vuarnet won the gold medal at the Squaw Valley Olympic Games wearing 002 Skilynx lenses given by optician Roger Pouilloux. Following the victory, the two men decide to work together to create an innovative and stylish brand of sunglasses — Vuarnet
Roger Pouilloux, an optician based in the heart of Paris and mountain enthusiast, launches the Skilynx lens in 1957. Thanks to its incredible brightness, skiers could make out the undulations of the ground much better and ski in whiteout conditions.