Tweets of the Week: Richard Carapaz's favourite ice cream, the 1980s Olympic team and more

Here's a collection of our favourite posts from the last week

Some of our favourite tweets from the last week
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Well the Tour de France is over and we've just had a week of calm before the chaos of the Olympics kicks off. 

But fear not for those of you suffering from Tour withdrawal symptoms, Tweets of the Week returns to fill the void. 

In this week's edition of pre-Olympic social media posts, we have Richard Carapaz's favourite ice cream, Ellen Noble's skills, and a fake Patrick Lefevere.

Here's a selection of our favourite Twitter and Instagram social media posts from the last week: 

1. What does happen to all the yellow kit when a team doesn't wear the jersey at the Tour de France?! 

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2. The biggest revelation of the Tour: Carapaz loves a Cornetto 

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3. Mark Cavendish greets a young fan at the roadside 

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4. When the kit designer is on holiday, what can you do? 

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5. Too many Wouts 

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6. The new cast for Stranger Things looks different... 

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7. Can you match these skills? No, me neither 

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8. Where it all began for the Pidcocks? 

9. No punchline, just a nice moment for some British greats 

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10. Be warned: Fake Patrick Lefevere's are around 

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

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