Vladimir Putin Fitness Profile


We examined the fitness profile of Vladimir Putin, President of Russia. Keep reading below to find out how he maintains his health:

  • Putin, age 62, is 1.70 meters tall (5-foot-7) and weighs 77 kg (about 170 pounds).
  • Active martial artist since the age of 14, and still practices judo today.
  • Master of sport and six Dan in Sambo (a martial art that originated in the Soviet Union)
  • Champion of Leningrad in judo and Sambo
  • Six Dan black belt in Kyokushin Kaikan, an active competitor since 1966
  • Honorary ninth Dan ranking in Taekwondo by Choue Chung-won, president of the World Taekwondo Federation
  • 6th degree black belt in Judo
  • As a KGB agent, he went through the extreme regimen of survival training that KGB is known for
  • Performs cardio training regularly through cycling
  • Plays hockey
  • Horseback riding
  • Alpine skiing
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Plays badminton
  • He trains regularly as a survivalist and is known around the world for such training
  • Made our list of 2014 Fittest Heads of State

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