Blue silicone wristbands
Blue silicone wristbands are used for many different causes, in fact, more causes are probably associated with the blue silicone wristbands than any other color. The biggest right now is the campaign to stop bullies that is big in the UK with blue silicone wristbands that say "Beat Bullying"--ironically these bracelets have apparently become targets for bullies! Other blue silicone wristbands represent general cancer research, prostate cancer support, anti-Bush vote 2004 and tsunami relief. Blue is also used for for autism support; usually the autism support wristbands are a dark navy blue. Also, blue represents domestic violence and child abuse prevention. And, there are blue wristbands that support cystic fibrosis research that say "Breathe".
cheap-custom-silicone-wristbands-free-shippingblue-rubber-bracelet-meaning medium for conveying a message for supporting a cause, political affiliation or allegiance. Silicone bracelets hit the scene in 2004 when Lance Armstrong - a professional crubber band braceletsyclist and Nike introduced the "Livestrong" bracelet that was intended to support cancer funding and research.
The silicone bracelets trend did last long enough for several NBA players to start sporting them, though. Nike, always with a keen eye on basketball fashion improved on the trend by using the silicone rubber that they had previously used on sports watch bands and creating the Nike Baller Id Band Bracelets. Because you can"t really print on silicone, the messages were imprinted or embossed inrubber band braceletsto the rubber and said sports related things like "Baller" and "Player". They came in sets three, often in specific team colors. Many NBA players, most notably LeBron James were seen wearing the Baller ID Bands on and off the court.
Also, Lebron James has been wearing matching white Nike Baller ID Bands, one on each arm, which has made the white bracelets popular with basketball fans.