Balakrishnan Rajkumar (b April 1, 1977) of Periyakulam, Tamil Nadu, currently based in Chicago, USA, has completed over 5,100 para jumps including 600 skydives and 4,500 tandem jumps since February 2006. He holds a 4,000 Jumps Wing and a 24 Hours Freefall Badge certificates from the USPA (United States Parachute Association), issued to him on Oct 19, 2013 and Feb 25, 2014 respectively, becoming the first Indian to receive them.