The history of the black and white stripes on referees shirts is due to the fact that they are a neutral official used to oversee the sport in question.
Its there age.
they are stripes all arpound the shirt
where do the badges go on the referee shirt for hockey
The NBA apparel shop!
American Football referees
Red and green stripes.
Because the referee's wear black and white stripes as a uniform
yellow and black
So you can easily identify each ref. They also have a letter on the back of their shirt to indicate their position.