When training in hand to hand combat, a mouth guard can save your grill.

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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif. – Cpl. Matthew Teutsch (left), a combat videographer with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), performs a choke hold on Lance Cpl. Jason Monty, a combat mass communicator with the 11th MEU, during martial arts training on Camp Pendleton, Calif., Sept. 28, 2018. The choking techniques performed in accordance with the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program are an efficient way to incapacitate your opponent in a hand to hand combat situation.


U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Brett Norman

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