MAN STUFF: Bad Ass Kayaker Paddles 6,000 Miles Across Atlantic

Published on April 29, 2014

Action Hub – On Saturday, Aleksander ‘Olek’ Doba arrived on Florida’s New Smyrna Beach after spending more than six months in a sea kayak traveling across the Atlantic Ocean. The route he paddled spanned more than 6,000 miles, which is quite an impressive feat when you consider Doba is 67.

Described as looking like a castaway with his tanned skin and long beard, the Polish kayaker was welcomed into the marina by hundreds of supporting fans. ”The feeling I had when I (arrived) here in New Smyrna Beach was fantastic, so many people, so friendly,” he said, according to the Daily Mail.

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