Fedor Konyukhov, a Russian traveler, painter, writer, priest, was awarded the Order of Honor. The decree on awarding was signed by the President of the Russian Federation - Vladimir Putin.
Fedor Filippovich, the owner of many world records: he is the first person to reach the five poles of the Earth, crossed the Atlantic and Pacific oceans alone, made a round-the-world balloon trip and circumnavigation on a yacht without stops. His name is the Olympiad in Geography, in the Chelyabinsk region there is a children's camp "School of travelers Fedor Konyukhov", in Tobolsk, the Fedor Konyukhov Prize is awarded.
In 2018, Fedor Konyukhov plans to fly to the stratosphere, as well as a round-the-world voyage on a rowing boat.