Johnny Hoogerland of The Netherlands, wearing the best climber's dotted jersey, cries on the podium of the 9th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 208 kilometers (129 miles) starting in Issoire and finishing in Saint Flour, central France, Sunday July 10, 2011. Hoogerland was hit by a vehicle when riding in the breakaway group. (Foto: AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Johnny Hoogerland of The Netherlands, wearing the best climber's dotted jersey, cries on the podium of the 9th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 208 kilometers (129 miles) starting in Issoire and finishing in Saint Flour, central France, Sunday July 10, 2011. Hoogerland was hit by a vehicle when riding in the breakaway group. (Foto: AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team

Nederlandske Vacansoleil har konkurrert siden 2008. Etter 2010-sesongen fikk laget såkalt WorldTour-status (øverste divisjon). Hovedsponsoren organiserer luksusferier innen camping, mens DCM er et belgisk selskap som lager gårdsutstyr. Laget deltar i sin andre Tour de France.