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 ones from Jessie Walker and Jack Pullar

1. Safety first for Nicolas Roche

2. At least it’s not a paint brush, Geraint

World road race one day, put to work on site by the wife the next… #marriage #offseasonwhatoffseason

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3. Chris Froome is back on the bike, but it’s tough going

4. Preach, brother

5. It’s not just drama on the track at the European Championships

6. Olympians show of their strict athlete’s diet

7. Callum Skinner loves the trains

8. Alex Dowsett‘s love affair with Nandos continues

9. And on a more serious note, this from Jessie Walker is well worth a read