Austrian cyclist Bernie Eisel turns 31 today. Known as Mark Cavendish’s domestique, Bernie was the only one of the legendary HTC lead-out train who went with Cav to Sky‘s 2012 line-up. But there’s more to him than just being Cav’s road captain, ensuring he’s in a position to win. Eisel is a funny, intelligent and articulate man who, unlike a lot of bigger names in cycling, actually has something interesting to say for himself.
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 12th February 2012.
He’s sooooo PhilGil
Let’s start with the Three Musketeers from BMC. I reckon this year is going to be very interesting for these guys – and for us – as there’s plenty of buckle and swash with these three! All for one and one for all!
It’s Cadel Evans’ birthday today and what’s better on Valentine’s Day than some Cuddles? First up, Evans’ outstanding Tour de France win last year, in one of the most clever use of graphics around. Enjoy!