In this ground-breaking ITV documentary, broadcaster and serial-adventurer Ben Fogle embarks on the challenge of a lifetime alongside his friend and double Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton CBE in a journey which will eventually see them scale the world’s largest mountain; Everest.
Since his childhood, Ben Fogle has harboured the dream of scaling Everest’s legendary slopes and now after two years worth of preparation, CNN Vision follows the veteran adventurer and two-time gold medallist Victoria Pendleton as they begin their journey to the summit. Starting out in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, Ben and Victoria trek through the Himalayas before reaching the Everest base-camp and starting their ascent. As they push their bodies to the limit along a climb which has killed over 300 people, the two adventures know Everest will be life-changing.
Our Everest Challenge – Thursday 9:00pm on ITV.