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National Geographic has announced the People’s Choice Adventurer of the Year for 2015 as 68-year-old, Polish kayaker Aleksander Doba. From October 5, 2013 to April 19, 2014 Doba (then 67) paddled on a record-setting 7,716-mile odyssey across the Atlantic. You can find the announcement of the award here: http://adventure.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/adventurers-of-the-year/2015/vote/

More interestingly, you can find the story of Doba’s epic journey, here: http://adventure.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/adventurers-of-the-year/2015/aleksander-doba/