By Alex Ballinger published
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 Christian Knees, Thomas De Gendt, SRAM and more.
1.Toms Skujinš breaks down his riding year - and it's pretty scary
2. Christian Knees reminds us that even pros lose form over winter
3. A Twitter war broke out this week, involving Ryan Mullen...
4... And Conor Dunne
5. One of Cav's bikes is up for sale - don't worry he hasn't crashed it
6. Julian Alaphilippe just being Julian Alaphilippe
7. Working up an appetite with Larry Warbasse
8. You wouldn't want to meet Niki Terpstra in a dark wood
9. Thomas De Gendt with an insight into his off-season diet
10. SRAM's new advert with Wout Van Aert is....different
We’ll be back in seven days time for more picks from the world of cycling social media.
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.
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