Popular bands supported favorite gladiators and gladiators.  Under Augustian law, the Samnite type has been renamed Secutor („Chaser“ or „Follower“). The speaker was equipped with a long „big“ heavy shield called Scutum; Secutores, their supporters and all secutor-based heavy types like the Murmillo were secutarii.  Lighter types, such as the Thraex, were equipped with a smaller, lighter shield, a Parma, which she and her supporters called parmularii („small shields“). Titus and Trajan preferred the Parmularii and Domitian the secutarii; Marcus Aurelius took both sides. Nero seems to have enjoyed the fights between rowing groups, enthusiastic and sometimes violent, but called the troops when they went too far.   Effective date. The effective date of this Agreement is the date you sign up for CG BOLD. A gladiator (Latin: gladiator, Gladius` sword, „sword“) was an armed fighter who entertained the public of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire in violent clashes with other gladiators, wild animals and convicted criminals. Some gladiators were volunteers who risked their lives and their legal and social reputation by performing in the arena. Most were despised as slaves, schooled in difficult conditions, socially marginalized and even segregated in death. 47.
When will an injury be so severe that it represents an illegitimate loss of usefulness? I use the term „injury“ here in a very general sense, which covers any loss of capacity or function, including pain and disorientation that would not last long after the duration of the competition. To concentrate our discussion, you assume that the person concerned accepts the violation in question, not just his risk. If we want to challenge some kind of force or combat capability, we must be able to accept the wounds in the weak sense that I have recognized here. This seems to be consistent with the general idea of approving certain actions for another person. If I agree to mow your lawn today, I won`t be able to do anything else today. My body is not at my disposal as it would be without the agreement. If I agree to absorb the pain and pain that I cannot avoid under the competition rules, my discretion to act as I wish will be limited to this extent. But that`s not a problem, because I`ve made your physical abilities a part of my goals – just as I might include your goal of disbeliefing your lawn as one of my goals.
In both cases, control of my own person will be fully restored once the tasks mentioned in our agreement have been completed. 16. Constantius munerarius gladiatoribus am propter favorem Muneris, munus Official munera of the early Imperial era seem to have followed a standard form (munus legitimum).  A procession (pompa) entered the arena, led by Lictoren, who carried the faszess, which meant the power of the magistrate and the publisher over life and death. A small group of trumpeters (Tubicines) followed, playing a brass band. Images of the gods were taken to „witness“ the procedure, followed by a scribe who recorded the result and a man carrying the palm row used to honor the victors. The editor-in-chief of the Magistrate entered under a procession that carried the weapons and armour for use; The gladiators probably got to the last one.  For the poor and non-citizens, enrollment in a gladiator school offered a trade, regular food, some kind of housing and a chance to fight for glory and happiness. Mark Antony chose a gladiator troop as his bodyguard.  Gladiators usually kept their prizes and all the gifts they received, and these could be substantial.