Tweets of the Week: Lachlan Morton's shoes, unicycling Tadej Pogačar and more

Here's a selection of our favourites tweets from the last seven days

Tadej Pogačar features in tweets of the week
(Image credit: Getty/UAE Team Emirates)

We're deep into the second week of the Tour de France now and the chaos of the race continues.

But away from the peloton, there's another kind of madness unfolding as always, with riders sharing their weird and wonderful lives on social media.

As is always the case, Cycling Weekly has delved deep into cycling Twitter and Instagram to bring you the most revealing posts from the last week.

Here are our favourite tweets from the last seven days: 

1. Waiting for Pogačar to win the Tour on a unicycle

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2. The UCI rules on dropping bidons are just getting confusing

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3. Yes, that is Sir Bradley Wiggins, your eyes are not deceiving you 

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4. Harry Sweeny on his first Tour de France breakaway 

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5. Is there anything Pogačar can't do? Probably not

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6. A strong new look for Egan Bernal

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7. Dad jokes all over the place on Ventoux

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8. Lachlan Morton is setting trends with his sandals

9. Things might get competitive between Wiggins and Blythe on the motos

10. Chris Hoy installing actual rockets to go with his explosive legs

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

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Alex Ballinger

Alex Ballinger is editor of BikeBiz magazine, the leading publication for the UK cycle industry, and is the former digital news editor for After gaining experience in local newsrooms, national newspapers and in digital journalism, Alex found his calling in cycling, first as a reporter, then as news editor responsible for Cycling Weekly's online news output, and now as the editor of BikeBiz. Since pro cycling first captured his heart during the 2010 Tour de France (specifically the Contador-Schleck battle) Alex 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 the desk, Alex can be found racing time trials, riding BMX and mountain bikes, or exploring off-road on his gravel bike. He’s also an avid gamer, and can usually be found buried in an eclectic selection of books.