A U.S. Army Green Beret assigned to the 5th Special Forces Group, competes against his opponent during round 2 of the 2018 Fort Bragg Combatives Tournament invitational on March 2, 2018 at the 82nd Airborne Division’s Ritz-Epps Physical Fitness Center, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. This years tournament had nearly 300 competitors making it currently the largest in the U.S. Army.

The U.S. Army Combatives Program historically has developed many world-class and high-level mixed martial arts and grappling athletes.

U.S. Army photos by Sgt. Christopher J. Gallagher