The Gladiator Games™
The following 27 events appeared during the 10 series run of the UK series of Gladiators.
Breakthrough & Conquer
This event is a two-part challenge that tests speed and strength.
Two Contenders and two Gladiators are each suspended from the arena ceiling on bungee cords.
Gladiator and Contender are in combat, each suspended beneath an inflated air-ship.
Gladiator and Contender are stood on opposite podiums, armed with pugil sticks.
Contender's attempt to run the Gauntlet with a Gladiator protecting each of the five zones.
This is a game of aerial chess. The Gladiator must catch and remove the Contender from the rings.
Hit & Run
Each Gladiator is controlling a demolition ball in an attempt to remove the Contender from the bridge.
The first to climb to the top of the pole retracts their opponents climbing struts.
Two Gladiators have to tackle the Contenders as they try to score in the five pods.
Contenders must try climb to the top of the Pyramid as the Gladiators try to stop them.
Two Contenders attempt to place balls into baskets suspended from the ceiling while two Gladiators defend.
Two Gladiators chase the Contenders around an upside down figure of eight course.
Armed with Hammer Heads the competitors try to knock each other from the Suspension Bridge.
Attatched to bungee cords Contenders bounce to grab points from a pole defended by two Gladiators.
Contenders try to climb The Wall while chased by two Gladiators who will attempt to pull them off.
A game of tug-o-war with the Gladiator on a higher tilting platform and Contender on the lower.
A race game as Gladiator and Contender must traverse and swing across five 27ft flexible poles.