Tweets of the Week: Sardines, beer-mat fashion and giant pink diapers

Funny, cruel, odd, personal … you get it all on Twitter. Each week, we’ll have a rundown of some of our favourite tweets. Here are the tweets for the week ending 15th April 2012.

It’s really just about the podium girls …

The Amstel Gold Race might not have been the most riveting race until inside the 10km mark, but from about 5km from the finish to the podium presentation, it finally lit Twitter up …But let’s start with some sardines from Graham Watson:

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Schleck The Elder is another year older: Happy Birthday Fränk

I’ve been trawling YouTube for some choice Frank Schleck vids in celebration of his 32nd birthday today and I found some very funny ones … Electric Bikes and Handbags, Gone Fishin’, The Brothers As Children, and Winning on Alpe d’Huez. So turn off your mobiles, line up your movie snacks and settle back in your seats for Schleck Film Shorts

“This is Luxembourg …”

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COMPETITION: BMC Bumper Ballan Bonus

We knew the VeloVoices drinks trolley would pay for itself one day! We’ve been schmoozing it a bit with the friendly peeps at BMC and they have generously given us some cool team memorabilia to give to you. (Yes, YOU!) We have three prizes on offer:

3rd prize: A set of 2012’s official autograph card set – hold them out at the barricades and see who signs!

2nd prize: A jaunty BMC cycling cap – you’ve seen it on Cadel Evans, now you too can look like a champion!

And 1st prize: The official 2012 Paris-Roubaix programme signed by Alessandro Ballan himself.

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