« One optician wanted me to test some lenses. I wore them during the downhill of the Olympic Games…They were phenomenal! Then, he proposed me a deal…I could not resist » Jean Vuarnet
Jean Vuarnet wins the Winter Olympics gold medal wearing the 02 model with the infamous Skilynx lenses, offered by the parisian optician Roger Pouilloux, the inventor of the Skilynx lens. Following this victory the two men decided to team up and Vuarnet is born.