Atlanta Gladiators to have auditions for Gladiator Girls
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The Atlanta Gladiators of the ECHL will have auditions for Gladiator Girls at the Infinite Energy Arena on Aug. 18. The Gladiator Girls are the new dance team that are affiliated with the Atlanta Gladiators this season. 

All members of the dance team are to be women and be a minimum of 18 years of age. Some will be expected to dance, while others are expected to dance and skate. 

The check-in-time for auditions will be at 10:30 a.m on Aug. 18. There is no pre-registration required. Those interested in participating in the auditions are to meet at the Infinite Energy Arena lobby. 

Participants on the team are expected to be available for the majority of the Gladiators home games, have previous dancing experience and be available for an occasional community appearance. For a complete Gladiators' regular season schedule for the 2018-19 season, please click here.  

One of the judges during the audition will be a member of the Atlanta Hawks dance team in the National Basketball Association. There are currently 20 women on the Hawks dance team. The entire Atlanta Gladiators dance squad will be chosen by Aug. 18. 

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