Giro Tweets of the Week 2022 : All Italy is ablush

It’s the start of the Grand Tour season … yes, it’s time to go all pink for the Giro d’Italia. That means it’s the first of the Giro Tweets of the Week for 2022. We have Mathieu van der Poel – on the bike, in the weeds, doing heinous things to pasta; we have Robbie and Adam being their effervescent selves as they commentate the race; we have Mark Cavendish touching the face of his teammates in gratitude.
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VeloVoices Podcast 191: The one with the Jack Daniels Pulled Pork

There’s a full house round the VeloVoices table as Kathi, Midge, Luke, Issie and Euan get together to look at the recent racing and preview the first Grand Tour of the year.

  • Remco Remcoed, Midge picks over Liege-Bastogne-Liege
  • Throwback time at the Tour of the Alps with Romain Bardet winning and Thibaut Pinot not winning, then also winning
  • The beautiful Giro d’Italia is on the way, we pick out our riders to watch
  • Also on the Giro, Kathi gives you the definitive guide as to which days you should be working from home so as not to miss the big action

The cycling chat has to fit in around talk of grocery deliveries, office disruptions and hen parties*

*If you are listening outside the UK, Issie does provide a translation

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Tweets of the Week 2022 : Redemptions, heroes and goats rejoicing!

It was an emotional rollercoaster of a week – from Thibaut Pinot being pipped at the finish one day to taking a stage win the next day in Tour of the Alps to Romain Bardet sacrificing his chances at LBL to help a seriously injured Julian Alaphilippe. We also have the newest LBL victor and an Ardennes legend who has ridden his final spring classic. Plus a few old friends in the gruppetto. Go!

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