Let’s be real: the answer to that question is a resounding “no.” But we’ll let the photo-ops—er, completely candid pictures—speak for themselves. From tagging Siberian tigers to exploring shipwrecks and hoisting himself into a missile complex, Russian President Vladimir Putin isn’t afraid to live as if each day were a photoshoot for Field & Stream. After a recent vacation, the Kremlin posted a video of Putin’s three-minute struggle with a massive pike catch. (His spokesman claims the fish weighed 46 pounds, though the Internet is none too sure.) But after all, no vacation for this man’s man is complete without showcasing his prowess at some extreme sport, preferably while shirtless. Let’s take a look back at the longtime leader’s penchant for adventure.