The Duke City Gladiators are a professional indoor football team based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. They began play in March 2015 as members of the Champions Indoor Football league. The Gladiators play their home games at Tingley Coliseum. The ownership of the team made up of a local ownership group overseen by CFO, and majority owner John Lopez. This group includes some of Albuquerque successful business owners including Will Ferguson, William Gardner, DDS and other investors such as Director of Media Relations/Co-Founder Andres Trujillo.