Ryan Krogh practices legs kicks on the heavy bags at FIT NHB gym, in Albuquerque.
Conditioning takes on a whole new meaning in the fight world.
Arlene Sanchez-Vaughn, from FIT NHB, tapes Krogh's hands prior to the fight.
Krogh warms up with leg kicks, only minutes before the fight.
Krogh walks through the crowd at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
Krogh steps into the octagon, the opening bout at Fightworld International 16.
In Round 1, Krogh gets top position and attempts to strike his opponent, Alex Gumaer.
Krogh lands punches to Gumaer's ribs.
The beginning of the decisive 3rd Round.
Tom Vaughn, head trainer at FIT NHB, gives Krogh advice in between rounds as Sanchez-Vaughn administers water.
Krogh after the fightbruised and bloodied, but still alive.