Richard Parks

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Birthday
14, 1977
Birthplace
Wales
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
14, 1977 (age 42)
Birthplace
Wales

About

Welsh rugby union footballer who led Leeds to their first Powergen Cup title in 2005. He was named as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Wales by Business Insider in 2012.

Before Fame

He began playing rugby at Rougemont School at eleven.

Trivia

He became an extreme mountain climber following his retirement from rugby, scaling the tallest mountain on each of the seven continents in a span of just seven months.

Family Life

His father is Welsh and his mother is Jamaican.

Associated With

He and Taulupe Faletau have both played for the Newport Gwent Dragons.