Wounded Warriors Participate in 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Retired Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sgt. Harry Harrison instructs athletes on a compressed air rifle similar to the ones they will use at the 2014 Marine Corp Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014. The invitational event involves four competing teams comprised of active duty Marines, veterans and international service members. Athletes will compete in eight sports: archery, shooting, wheelchair basketball, sitting volleyball, swimming, cycling, track and field events. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Carson Gramley
  • Marines shoot from the firing line during the 2014 Marine Corps trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Carson Gramley
  • Derell Echos practices throwing shot-put during the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Anna Albrecht
  • Dustin Gabehart practices throwing the discus during the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Anna Albrecht
  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Tim Bergenstock competes in swimming during the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014. Bergenstock is assigned to Wounded Warrior Battalion West. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. John Baker
  • Marine Corps Cpl. Allen Melick competes in swimming during the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014. Melick is assigned to Wounded Warrior Battalion East. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. John Baker
  • Marines practice wheelchair basketball during the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. David Silvano
  • Former Marine Corps Cpl. Jeremiah Peters stretches as his service dog, Bella, rests at his feet during the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Anna Albrecht
  • Former Marine Corps Cpl. Damaso Soto III shoots a basketball during practice at the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. David Silvano
  • Track athletes perform warm-up drills during the 2014 Marine Corps Trials on Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 4, 2014.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Anna Albrecht