At dawn Khiv Raj Gurjar does Power Yoga poses and stretches while balancing on a BMX bike on a rocky outcrop outside Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India, 21st May 2009.
Gurjar (57, born 05/12/48) is from Jodhpur, Rajastan. He has been fanatical about fitness all his life and established his own gym in Jodhpur. He was National Cycling Champion in 1972, player soccer at National level from 1966-67 and participated in the official Asian Body Building Championship in Taiwan in 1999 amongst many achievements. From around 2006 he began concentrating on his feats of balancing at great height on his BMX bike with no safety measures. He performs 17 yoga Asana's; 7 poses; 7 stretches and 5 balance moves in his routine.
PHOTOGRAPH BY SIMON DE TREY-WHITE / BARCROFT MEDIA photographer in delhi