In Pictures: Yoga championship held in New York
The National Yoga Asana championship, hosted by the United States Yoga Federation, was held over the weekend in New York.
Over 150 competitors from across the US presented their best poses seeking to impress the judges and the audience.
Competitors were judged on their physical presentation, technical precision and balance as they completed seven postures in three minutes.
Jared McCann, a yoga teacher from New York, won the men's championship while Afton Carraway, a former dancer from Florida, won the women's event.