Roller derby tattoo sticker

Description (Brief):

Roller derby tattoo sticker is a white square with a black silhouette of a roller derby girl with red devil horns and three red "D"s. As in skateboarding, stickers are an inexpensive and productive way to spread the roller derby culture throughout the world.

Description (Brief)

Modern roller derby began in 2001 after four teams were formed and founded under the Bad Girls Good Women Productions name. In 2002, the Texas Rollergirls were formed from 65 members of the first BGGW teams after a disagreement over management practices caused a permanent split. BGGW took the remaining 15 skaters and became the TXRD Lonestar Rollergirls forming a banked track league. The flat track derby uses a not-for-profit organizational model with skaters running the leagues and using their own money to buy rink time, produce tournaments, print programs and putting any money earned back into the organization.

Location: Currently not on view

Name Of Sport: Roller DerbyLevel Of Sport: ProfessionalWeb Subject: Women

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See more items in: Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure, Sports & Leisure

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.3108.29Nonaccession Number: 2016.3108Catalog Number: 2016.3108.29

Object Name: tatoo sticker, roller derbytattoo sticker, roller derby

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a9a6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1820379

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