Tweets of the week: Gilbert breaks the sound barrier, Sagan junior has got skills, and Van Vleuten British TT champion?

Here's a collection of our favourite tweets from the last seven days

It's that time of the week again - time we rounded up the best social media posts from the last seven days in the cycling world.

The pros have been pouring their minds out onto the internet once again and providing us with a few laughs and a few shocks online.

In this week's edition of Tweets of the Week, we have Dr Hutch's latest proposal, Callum Skinner's questionable net worth, and a commuter taking on the Tour de Romandie prologue.

Here are just some of our favourite tweets from the last seven days:

  1. It's radical, but it makes more sense
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2. Callum Skinner must be asset rich?

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3. Bike skill clearly runs in the family

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4. When you just can't be late for work, even when the Tour de Romandie is on

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5. When did Van Vleuten when the British TT champs?

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6. Diet tips with Ryan Mullen

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7. Van der Breggen, celebrating her team win or thinking she's first?

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8. A tricky name to pronounce for European fans

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9. Philippe Gilbert hitting some serious speed in the Tour de Romandie

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10. Blue steel from Joe Laverick

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We'll be back in seven days with more tweets of the week.

Alex Ballinger
Alex Ballinger

Alex is the digital news editor for CyclingWeekly.com. After gaining experience in local newsrooms, national newspapers and in digital journalism, Alex found his calling in cycling, first as a reporter and now as news editor responsible for Cycling Weekly's online news output.

Since pro cycling first captured his heart during the 2010 Tour de France (specifically the Contador-Schleck battle) and joining CW in 2018, Alex has covered three Tours de France, multiple editions of the Tour of Britain, and the World Championships, while both writing and video presenting for Cycling Weekly. He also specialises in fitness writing, often throwing himself into the deep end to help readers improve their own power numbers. 

Away from journalism, Alex is a national level time triallist, avid gamer, and can usually be found buried in an eclectic selection of books.