Tweets of the week: Conor Dunne, Elinor Barker, Thomas De Gendt, and more

The best tweets from around the world of cycling this week

As we all know, cyclists and Twitter is often a fantastic combination, allowing the fans a behind the scenes look at what goes on in and around the professional peloton.

Here are some of the tweets that caught our eye this week, including ones from Team Sunweb, Bram Tankink and Ned Boulting.

1. Thomas De Gendt made good use of Twitter
https://twitter.com/DeGendtThomas/status/1046384060992552961

2. Sunweb announced their new bikes in slightly dramatic fashion
https://twitter.com/TeamSunweb/status/1046632672955650048

3.Elinor Barker with a behind the scenes of her love life
https://twitter.com/elinorbarker/status/1046400931426914306

4. The BBC decided to rename the Vuelta
https://twitter.com/GrahamWillgoss/status/1047776345076449280

5. The Spirit-Tifosi team wanted to remind us they’re still out there
https://twitter.com/SpiritTifosiRT/status/1047119883065020417

6. Team Sky shared some pictures of quality time with animals
https://twitter.com/TeamSky/status/1047803295895617536

7. Strava runner shows support for Canadian Michael Woods
https://www.instagram.com/p/BoZxeC_h5Vv/?taken-by=noahbloom

8. Bram Tankink goes Rocky and tries to catch a chicken
https://twitter.com/LottoJumbo_road/status/1047774664309837824

9. Conor Dunne was given some fancy new flip flops
https://twitter.com/conordunnealot/status/1047404154740756480

10. Ned Boulting took some rest from a hectic schedule
https://twitter.com/nedboulting/status/1046421982655512576

We’ll be back in seven days time for more picks from the world of cycling social media.