12 Iconic Lucha Libre Tattoos
Lucha Libre (free wrestling) is a Mexican term for professional wrestling within Mexico. Lucha Libre is known around the world and is one of largest and most popular forms of wrestling today! Wrestling in Mexico is recognized for its colourful masks, fast sequences, and high flying moves. The masks are an essential part of Lucha Libre and are what it is most known for, there are even matches where the loser will lose their right to wear a mask for the rest of their career!!
Lucha' wrestlers are known as 'Luchadores' or alone as a 'Luchador'. It is common that Luchadores come from specific Mexican wrestling families, and many Luchadores today come from a line of other wrestlers, with many performing as their fathers, uncles and grandfathers did. Now like any popular sport with iconic imagery there are a number of hardcore fans who share their love in ink! So lets get away from the traditional Mexican tattoos we know and check out these awesome Lucha Libre tattoos!!