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Gladiators

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Gladiators

  1. 1. Gladiators<br />By: Drew Pirkl<br />1<br />
  2. 2. The start of the gladiators:DecimusJuniusBrutus<br />2<br />
  3. 3. Gladius means short sword:How the came up with the word gladiator<br />3<br />
  4. 4. Gladiator life: They would train<br />Gladiators are <br /> slaves, criminals,<br /> and war captives.<br />The gladiators<br /> would train for <br /> their specific type <br /> of fighting style.<br />Later the citizens <br /> would be gladiators for fame, glory, and to get <br /> out of debt<br />4<br />
  5. 5. Gladiator school (Ludus Magnus)Were the training took place<br />5<br />
  6. 6. Roman Sandals:The slaves had very cheap material<br />6<br />
  7. 7. The Roman Colosseum:Where the games took place<br />7<br />
  8. 8. There are many types of gladiators:from light to heavy armor, from swords to spears<br />8<br />
  9. 9. Types of Gladiators:Andabatae (sight restricted gladiators) <br />9<br />
  10. 10. Bestiarii: are beast fighter(wild animals)<br />10<br />
  11. 11. Bustuarii Gladiators:compete at funerals to death <br />11<br />
  12. 12. Cataphractarius Gladiators:Fight on horse for their country<br />12<br />
  13. 13. DimachaerusGladiators:Fought with two swords <br />13<br />
  14. 14. Eques Gladiators:Fought on horse with a spear<br />14<br />
  15. 15. Gallus Gladiators:Heavy armored fighters <br />15<br />
  16. 16. Essedari Gladiators:That fight on a horse chariot<br />16<br />
  17. 17. Hoplomachi Gladiators:were heavly armed<br />17<br />
  18. 18. Laquerarii Gladiator:Weapon is a Lasso<br />18<br />
  19. 19. Murmillones Gladiators:who fights the Retiarii (net-fighter)<br />19<br />
  20. 20. Naumachiarii Gladiators:Sea battle reenactments <br />20<br />
  21. 21. Paegniarius Gladiators:Fight wild animals with a whip<br />21<br />
  22. 22. Praegenarii Gladiator:Fight with wooden swords for the crowd <br />22<br />
  23. 23. Provocatores Gladiators:Were the challengers <br />23<br />
  24. 24. Retiarii Gladiators:Fought with equipment as a fisherman<br />24<br />
  25. 25. Rudiarius Gladiators:They won their freedom<br />25<br />
  26. 26. Sagittarius Gladiators:Use bow and arrows on horses <br />26<br />
  27. 27. Samnite Gladiators:Have large shields and plumed helmets<br />27<br />
  28. 28. Secutor Gladiators:Have two small eye holes<br />28<br />
  29. 29. Scissores Gladiators:Are heavy armored and fight with a sword that looks like scissors. <br />29<br />
  30. 30. Tertiarius Gladiators:Are subtitutes<br />30<br />
  31. 31. Thracian Gladiators:Fought with a curved sword<br />31<br />
  32. 32. Velites Gladiators:In groups with spears<br />32<br />
  33. 33. Venatores Gladiators:Fought against groups of wild animals<br />33<br />
  34. 34. Female Gladiators (gladiatrices) <br />34<br />
  35. 35. Famous Gladiator:Spartacus <br />35<br />
  36. 36. Famous Gladiator:Roman Emperor Commodus<br />Fought in many battles<br />Wanted public record<br />Regularly to part in the<br /> Gladiatorial games<br />36<br />
  37. 37. Famous Gladiator:Flamma was able to be a rudis and still chose to be a gladiator<br />37<br />
  38. 38. Entry to the arena <br />38<br />
  39. 39. Reprieve the gladiator <br />39<br />
  40. 40. Pollice Verso: (Reprieve the gladiator)Thumbs up or down decides your fate<br />40<br />
  41. 41. Death of a gladiator <br />41<br />

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