We’re looking back on the second week of racing in the Vuelta 2019 with a quick trawl through the Twitterstream. We have Philippe Gilbert‘s Flanders-style win, Jakob Fuglsang‘s first GT victory, young’uns Tadej Pogacar and Sepp Kuss, ideas for our new mystery series starring Tosh Van Der Sande (PI), and baby animals hitching a ride with Thibaut Pinot.
Stage 12 of the 2019 Vuelta saw us pass the halfway mark in the race with a thriller of a finish in Bilbao. Philippe Gilbert (Deceuninck Quick-Step) powered to victory from the break. Behind the GC guys had another quiet day all coming in together just over 3 minutes behind.
While other races can often fall flat, lose their effervescence, become humdrum on the day, Paris-Roubaix never does. And that racing energy gets translated into a vibrant Twitterstream … it’s time for ROUBAIX TWEETS OF THE WEEK! Continue reading