In other pictures, Putin is decked out in outdoor gear and is shown wading into water to fish.
A keen practitioner of martial arts and ice hockey, the president was also spotted spear-fishing, swimming and sunbathing alongside Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu.
President Donald Trump arrived Friday for a 17-day working vacation at Trump National Bedminster. Clad in a wetsuit and snorkel mask while armed with a harpoon gun and a GoPro camera, the Russian president endured the cold waters of the lake to capture some incredible footage of his fishing expedition.
A few days after Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed that 755 American diplomats would be kicked out of the country, he went on a little vacation. He's not as fit as the 64-year-old Putin, but he's just as shameless in showing off his own, plump man meat for the world to see. "The president chased after one pike for two hours, there was no way he could shoot it, but in the end he got what he wanted". The next presidential election in Russian Federation is scheduled to be held next March and this video showing Putin enjoying his vacation emerged eight months before the election next.
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Putin has yet to announce he will stand but he is widely expected to run and win.
The vacation comes just days after the U.S. Congress approved a new set of sanctions against Russian Federation for Moscow's interference in the 2016 U.S. Election. While he's gone, the White House is getting some "much-needed" renovations.
One is at a golf club in New Jersey.