Peskov told about a two-hour chase Putin with GoPro for pike

Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin before a working trip in the Amur region for almost two days spent in Tuva. The details of the rest of the head of state in Siberia, his press Secretary Dmitry Peskov revealed on Friday, August 4, the correspondent “”.

According to the representative of the Kremlin, Putin has visited remote taiga, ride a bike, despite the cold temperatures took a dip in the lake. “The water in the lake is not heated above 17 degrees, but this has not prevented the President to swim,” said he.

The President also went on a fishing trip, this time underwater, said Peskov. The mask Putin has installed the GoPro camera, the entry with which a press-service of the Kremlin will publish later. “Was chasing one pike two hours, not able to shoot, but in the end succeeded,” — said the press Secretary of the President.

Vladimir Putin’s trip was accompanied by defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and head of the Khakassia Republic and Tuva Victor Zimin and Sholban Kara-Ool.

In a straight line on 15 June, the Russian leader said that his biggest catch was a 20-pound pike that he caught while fishing in Tuva four years ago.