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Evening Moscow – the Tropical fish attacked the boat Fedor Konyukhov

On the boat the Russian traveler jumped the tropical fish type of trigger. This was reported by the traveler and communicating with the mainland via satellite. According to him, the fish feed on the barnacles that have adhered to the bottom of the “Turgoyak”.

Currently Fedor Konyukhov is held Atoll of the cook Islands Outtake away from him just 31 mile. Since the start, December 22, 2013, “Turgoyak” was 5 thousand 500 nautical miles, or more than 10 thousand kilometers.

DETAILED ROUTE MAP OF FYODOR KONYUKHOV

To the finish line in the Australian city of Brisbane for a direct Fyodor Konyukhov left to go two thousand 700 nautical miles. It’s the same as in the Atlantic ocean from La Gomera to Barbados. In 2002, on a rowing boat “URALAZ” captain Konyukhov rowed from La Gomera to Barbados in 46 days and 4 hours, said on his official page in Facebook .

Traveler, writer, artist, priest of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Fyodor Konyukhov was born on December 12, 1951, in Chkalovo village. During his life, Fedor Filippovich have repeatedly proved their superiority in sports tourism, for which he received the Deserved master of sports. He was the first from CIS visited all seven highest peaks in the world, and on the North and South poles. Crossed alone Atlanticheskogo rowing a boat, setting a world record of 46 days 4 hours (in the category “Autonomous”). Made the first in the history of Russia single circumnavigation on the yacht without stopping.

The desire to travel and discover the diversity of the world by Fyodor Philippovich since childhood. In his first expedition he went 15 years — has crossed sea of Azov on a rowboat. 50 years grooms has made more than 40 unique expeditions and ascents, four of the voyage, crossed the Atlantic fifteen times.

His vision of the world he expressed in his paintings and books. The traveler, captain of more than 3 thousand paintings and nine books. December 19, 2010. Fyodor Konyukhov was ordained a priest.Among the awards Konyukhov has the Order of Friendship of peoples, the UNESCO prize “For fair play”, the UNEP prize “GLOBAL 500” for contribution to the protection of the environment, etc., He is listed in the encyclopedia “Chronicle of mankind”, is a member of the Russian geographical society and a member of the Union of artists of the USSR Union of writers of Russia and the Russian Union of journalists.

Fedor Konyukhov is married and has two sons, a daughter, 4 grandsons and one granddaughter. Son Oscar is the Executive Director of Federation of sailing of Russia.