During the ocean swim portion of the Armed Forces Triathlon Championship, seagulls flock to the site where a harbor seal feasts on a fish just a few feet away from the course, marked by the yellow buoy. A professional surfer who volunteered to serve as a spotter for the race gets a close-up view of the show.

Photo by: ANDREA HOWRY / LIGHTHOUSE  |  VIRIN: 140531-D-QK571-033.JPG