Richard Parks on Everest
Richard Parks attempts to summit Mount Everest without the use of supplementary oxygen, in a bid to discover the relationship between exercise and dementia.
When endurance athlete Richard Parks' godfather was diagnosed with Alzheimer's it inspired him to embark on one of the most dramatic and emotional adventures of his life. Richard decides to risk his life in one of the most extreme environments on earth to explore the relationship between exercise and dementia. Richard attempts to summit Mount Everest without supplementary oxygen, undertaking a series of experiments with a team of Welsh scientists.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
Gompas of Many Colours
|Executive Producer||Tim Green|
|Executive Producer||Dale Templar|
|Executive Producer||Owen Gay|
|Production Coordinator||Jessie Anderson|
|Production Manager||Claire Efergan|