It’s the start of a new cycling season and therefore it’s the start of a new season of Tweets of the Week! The original is BACK (we started in January 2012 – how time flies!) and we’ve got a little treasure trove of tweets from EF All the Words, Katusha, Lotto-Soudal, Astana, QuickStep, to name a few, that amuse, mystify and, well, downright disturb.
Part Two of our A to Z of the 2018 season – we have riders who set off on their own tour, the winningest team in the peloton, a Frenchman who thrives on Italian roads and Roubaix-style heroics. Add to that some Viking magic, rainbows changing hands and we finish where we so often end … the Zoncolan. [If you’ve not read Part 1 Alaphilippe to Monuments, it is here …]
Kathi, Midge, Luke and Euan take a look at the first week of the Vuelta as the spice gradually builds. They make a shock prediction about who will win and notice the power of the polka dot jersey and the best excuse ever for not being any good.