Here's what happened when Producer Joe from XS Manchester Breakfast decided to take on a tram in a race from Piccadilly Station to Deansgate tram stop.
Getting back to being fit, I’ve decided to test myself with a run. I’m not doing 10k or a half marathon etc— Joe McGrath (@RadioJoeM) January 14, 2019
I’m going to race a tram 🚊
THIS. IS. MENTAL.— XS Manchester - 106.1 FM, Digital Radio & App (@XSManchester) June 3, 2019
Paddy Power have been in touch with @AdsBrown about 🏃♂️Man VS Tram🚊 and they want in.
You can now place a bet on the tram or @RadioJoeM. Who do you think will win? 💻 https://t.co/UkypObhxEz pic.twitter.com/HcIWxRbIm6
OFFICIAL STATEMENT: there has been rumours circling about me picking up an injury just before 🏃♂️ Man VS Tram 🚋 on Thursday.— Joe McGrath (@RadioJoeM) June 9, 2019
I’m here to let you know the rumours are true. Tomorrow on @XSManchester breakfast we will be doing a live medical to see if the race can go ahead! pic.twitter.com/0rZBMdLg2h
Weirdest/best email I've ever had... pic.twitter.com/iqW9s6PMkW— Joe McGrath (@RadioJoeM) June 12, 2019
🔊 GET THE SOUND ON 🔊— XS Manchester - 106.1 FM, Digital Radio & App (@XSManchester) June 11, 2019
Things got HEATED in last nights press conference between @RadioJoeM and the tram.@AdsBrown tried his best but things got out of hand 😡 Listen to the end! pic.twitter.com/8SEZpMZsmj
Sadly the route wasn't my choice! I could of cut down Whitworth street but I was told I mist stick to the route below :( pic.twitter.com/W3kzzw3b9B— Joe McGrath (@RadioJoeM) June 14, 2019
🏃♂️MAN VS TRAM - THE DAY OF THE RACE 🚊— XS Manchester - 106.1 FM, Digital Radio & App (@XSManchester) June 13, 2019
THE JOURNEY SO FAR!!!! The race has happened but you won't find out who won until tomorrow morning on XS Manchester Breakfast.
Who do you think will do it? @AdsBrown & @RadioJoeM tell all tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/tprU2RYU1s