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Russian Adventurer's Next Record-Breaking Challenge (Video)

Legendary Russian traveller is ready for a new challenge!

 
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Legendary Russian adventurer, 64-year-old Fyodor Konyukhov, is preparing for a new challenge - this time a solo, round-the-world flight by balloon across three oceans!

The one and only man who managed to do it before Konyukhov was American adventurer Steve Fossett in 2002. Fyodor is seeking to break his record and, taking into account his background, he has every chance of doing so. More details about his preparation in this video:

Fyodor Konyukhov is a really legendary man who constantly challenges himself. He is, for example, the first Russian traveller (and third in the world) to complete The Explorers Grand Slam: he has reached the North and the South Poles and climbed the Seven Summits.


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