Here are our top picked tweets from the last week in the world of cycling

As we all know, cyclists and Twitter is often a fantastic combination, allowing the fans a behind the scenes look at what goes on in and around the professional peloton.

Here are some of the tweets that caught our eye this week, including Chris Froome in Japan, Phil Gaimon being given conflicting advice and the Jonathan Vaughters fan club

1. Chris Boardman is not phased by log flumes

2. Didi the Devil does not take a day off

3. Chris Froome getting into the spirit of things in Japan ahead of his assured victory in the Saitama Criterium

4. Off-bike exercise can be hard, as Helen Wyman found out

5. Ambiguous tweet from Frank Schleck. If this was meant for you, congratulations

6. Jonathan Vaughters is very popular in the Far East

7. Ian Bibby is having an interesting off-season

8. Phil Gaimon is confused about how long bacteria waits before jumping onto food

9. Mark Cavendish had to build his own bike ahead of London Six Day. Judging by how things have gone so far, he must have done a good job

10. Which marginal gains did Team Sky apply to paintballing?