The TT Podcast
Every fortnight, TT Fan Park host, Chris Pritchard, and 2-time TT race winner-turned TV presenter, Steve Plater, are joined by a range of guests from the world of the Isle of Man TT Races to discuss their lives, their journeys, their ambitions, and their relationship with the greatest motor-sporting event in the world.
23. Paul Jordan - Part 1
This week’s guest on The TT Podcast has continued his reputation as an upcoming leader following a first podium finish at this year’s TT and multiple successes at the North West 200. Paul Jordan joins hosts Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater to talk all about his exciting career so far.
22. Gary Thompson MBE BEM - Part 2
In Part Two of Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater’s chat with TT Clerk of the Course, Gary Thompson, he gets into his history at the event and his best, and worst, days in the job.
Remembering how he started right in the deep end in 2012, becoming the first man to cancel a Senior TT, Gary explains...
22. Gary Thompson MBE BEM - Part 1
This week on The TT Podcast, hosts Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater are joined by a man who wields a great influence on the events at the Isle of Man TT Races, Clerk of the Course, Gary Thompson MBE BEM.
Gary goes right back to the beginning of his time as a soldier in the army, explaining why t...
21. Dave Molyneux - Part 2
Dave Molyneux returns for part two of his chat with Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater on The TT Podcast.
The Manxman talks about his time competing at World and European Championships - including a surprise trip to Czechoslovakia - and compares how his goals changed as he gained more experiences ...
21. Dave Molyneux - Part 1
Dave Molyneux returns for part two of his chat with Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater on the TT Podcast, recorded on the Isle of Man.
The Manxman talks about his time competing at world and European championships - including a surprise trip to Czechoslovakia - and compares how his goals changed a...
21. David Johnson - Part 2
This week sees the return of David Johnson to The TT Podcast.
After making his debut in 2010, he missed out on the TT in 2011. David tells Chris and Steve why that was, and why he returned in 2012 where he achieved a top ten finish in the Senior.
In 2019, he got the call from factory Honda to r...
20. David Johnson - Part 1
In this episode of The TT Podcast, Australian rider turned commentator David Johnson tells Chris and Steve about his career so far.
David tells the guys about the first time he watched the Isle of Man TT, and how he thought any suggestion that he might one day race on those roads was ridiculous....
19. Conor Cummins - Part 2
Conor Cummins joins Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater about all things TT and racing.
Picking up where part one left off, Conor talks about the short 9 months of rest he took after his crash before getting back on a bike, keen to take on the TT again.
The trio also get into the racer’s experienc...
19. Conor Cummins - Part 1
This week on the podcast, Steve Plater and Chris Pritchard are joined by a man who not only races on the Isle of Man but was born and raised there, Conor Cummins.
Conor joins the duo to talk about his racing career including why rolling up to the start line for the Mountain Course is unlike anyw...
18. James Hillier - Part 2
James Hillier is back for Part Two of his conversation with Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater on the TT Podcast.
Despite wanting to forget about it at the time, the lightweight TT winner gets into his infamous wobble at Ballagarey, why his first thought after was about Ian Hutchinson and what he ...
18. James Hillier - Part 1
A man with a lightweight win and many a TT podium in his record, James Hillier, joins the TT podcast this week with hosts Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater, but this time they’re recording at the home of the TT itself, the Isle of Man
Alongside plenty of racing chat, James lets listeners into a bi...
17. Steve Plater - Part 2
For this episode of The TT Podcast, it’s Part Two of rider and presenter Steve Plater’s time on the other side of an interview with Chris Pritchard.
After discussing his journey to the TT in part one, the duo finally get into the multi-TT winner’s time at the event itself, including his quick ri...
17. Steve Plater - Part 1
This week we’re flipping the TT Podcast on its head as host Steve Plater takes a seat on the other side of the table for his interview with Chris Pritchard.
The retired racer and presenter on the TT’s television coverage talks to Chris about the late start he got in the world of motorbike racing...
16. Dom Herbertson - Part 2
Podcaster and racer Dom Herbertson returns to the TT Podcast this week for part two of his interview with Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater.
Alongside pressing Steve for tips on how to impress the big teams, Dom also chats with the former rider about what it’s like to have that competitive drive ...
16. Dom Herbertson - Part 1
The new series of the TT podcast continues this week as racer and fellow podcaster Dom Herbertson joins Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater for the first part of their chat.
Not one for a quiet and easy life, Dom explains the work accident that led to the eye operation he underwent recently as well...
15. Matt Roberts - Part 2
It’s the return of author and presenter Matt Roberts for this episode of the TT Podcast as Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater join the host of the TT’s live coverage for part two of their chat.
This week, the guys get stuck into Matt’s time presenting at the TT itself, from stepping in for Craig D...
15. Matt Roberts - Part 1
This week on the TT Podcast, hosts Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater are exploring a different side to the motorbiking world in their conversation with presenter and author, Matt Roberts.
Matt discusses his surprising time on reality tv and how he got his start in the presenting world, despite st...
14. Ian Hutchinson - Part 2
Join Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater for Part Two of their conversation with 16-time TT winner, Ian Hutchinson.
Ian tells the guys about the injuries he’s picked up on the road - including his 2017 Senior TT crash - and the mental impact they’ve had on him. He shares how he’s grown his mindset ...
14. Ian Hutchinson - Part 1
The TT Podcast is back, and in the first episode of the new series, Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater are joined by the only person to have ever won five races in a week at the TT.
Ian Hutchinson has won 16 times at the Isle of Man TT, but tells Chris and Steve he wasn’t proud of his performance ...
12. Peter Hickman
Just hours after lifting the 2022 Milwaukee Senior TT Trophy, Peter Hickman joined hosts Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater for this special edition of the TT Podcast.
Still sat in his leathers fresh out of his fourth win of the week at the 2022 Isle of Man TT Races, Hickman talks with Chris and S...
11. Dean Harrison
When a 28-year-old lad from Bradford lifted the Senior TT trophy for the first time in 2019, the likelihood of him still holding it three years later may have seemed lower than they turned out to be! After the hiatus caused by the pandemic, Dean Harrison heads to the 2022 Isle of Man TT as the re...
10. Jamie Coward
Jamie Coward works as a groundworker by week and a motorbike racer by weekend. He’s spent the last nine years competing at the TT, and has become one of the event’s most successful privateers. In this episode of The TT Podcast he tells Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater how he balances working life...
9. Havier Beltran
At times, racing at the TT may look like an individual pursuit but behind each rider is a support network. Some are bigger than others, but no rider can face the physical and mental challenge of the Isle of Man TT Races alone. One of the biggest networks supporting riders is Honda Racing UK, the ...
8. Glenn Irwin
Glenn Irwin is the man for Episode Eight of The TT Podcast as the four time North West 200 winner joins Chris Pritchard and Steve Plater in the lead up to his debut at the world’s ultimate road race.
Glenn talks about the A* revision he’s done as he prepares for his first year around the TT Moun...