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"Every Champion was once a Rookie" 45" long X 18" high vinyl sticker with silhouette of YOUR choice of 'sportsman'- Football, Baseball, Basketball, or Soccer (Click on Thumbnail pictures to the right side of the main listing picture to view the other sports)

***PLEASE leave a message in the "NOTE TO SELLER" box indicating which Sportsman silhouette you would like.

Please select color from the 'drop down' color menu at checkout.

All of our vinyl is custom cut when you order!

Our goal is to bring more beauty, style, and flare to your home!


We custom cut each order from high quality, self adhesive, waterproof vinyl.

All of our vinyl has a Matte finish which has a painted look once it is applied to your walls, AND it is much faster, cleaner, and easier than painting.

Our vinyl designs are custom cut to the exact edge of the design. There is NO plastic border, as is found on 'cheap store bought' vinyl stickers.

Our vinyl is rated to last 3 years outdoors and virtually forever indoors.

Vinyl can be applied to any clean, smooth and flat surface. Apply to walls, doors, windows, or anywhere you want!

Vinyl does not adhere well to heavy textured surfaces such as ‘sandy’, ‘knock down’, or ‘orange peel’ texture.

We recommend applying to ‘mildly’ textured walls that are painted with flat, eggshell, or satin paint

Vinyl can be easily removed without damage to walls and leaves no residue.

Vinyl cannot be re-positioned or reused once it has been applied.



We include detailed application instructions with each order, and UPON REQUEST we will include a FREE application tool.



All Orders will ship within 3-5 business days of receipt of payment.

United States Orders will ship via USPS 2-day Priority Mail.


All Orders will ship within 3-5 business days of receipt of payment.

International Orders will ship via US First Class mail.

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS are subject to additional CUSTOMS FEES from the receiving Country. These fees are considered the responsibility of the shipping recipient. Customs fees are not disclosed by the Customs Department in advance to Persnickety Walls. Persnickety Walls does not receive any of the funds from customs fees. Therefore, customs fees are not to be considered a fee incurred via Persnickety Walls, and they are not subject to reimbursement from Persnickety Walls

Please allow 2-3 weeks delivery time for International shipping.


Please remit payment upon ordering, using our secure Direct Checkout option, or via the Paypal secure server. You may pay with debit card, credit card or e-check (please allow 7-10 days for e-checks to clear. If you pay via e-check your order will ship once the e-check clears processing.)


You may customize the vinyl color to match your home by choosing from the 'drop down' color menu at checkout.

We have a wide variety of Vinyl Wall Quotes and Vinyl Wall Décor. We hope you find something you like from our shop selections.

We are not accepting custom design requests at this time.


We have a TOTAL SATISFACTION GUARANTEE. If, for any reason, you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, you may return any unused decals to us within 7 days of receiving, for a full refund of the purchase price (less shipping costs). Please contact us via Etsy convo, with your return request.

Every Champion Was Once A Rookie vinyl wall quote with your choice of Sports Silhouette wall decal sticker


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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: high quality matte finish vinyl, transfer tape
  • Made to order
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Feedback: 473 reviews
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