NBR Patches


Black Goat

Lead an official weekly run for 1 year or more. Does not have to be 1 run - ex. Lead 1 run for 6 months and another for 6 months. This patch is given once per person only.

Green Goat

Be an NBR Coordinator or Board Member for a year or more. Does not have to be one position. This patch is given once per person only.

Golden Goat

Volunteer for 5 events and cheer for 5 races. Does not have to be consecutive or completed within 1 year. NYRR 9+1 volunteer events are not eligible.

Silver Moth

Run 12/22 Patch Qualifying Races (see below)

Red Squirrel

Run 13/25 Patch Qualifying Races (see below)


In addition to club-points races, our "Team Race" list for 2018 includes events organized by NBR (McCarren Park Track Meet & McCarren Park 5k!) along with events held by and in conjunction with other local running clubs. We aim to promote friendly competition & great relationships within our NYC running community through participation in these races. Our 2018 Patch Races also encompass all Five Boroughs and we've included a wide range of distances ranging from track events to marathons.

2018 Patch Qualifiers

PPTC Cherry Tree 10M 02/18/18 10 mi Central Park
Washington Heights 5k 03/04/18 5k Washington Heights
UAE 10k 04/01/18 10k Central Park
VCTC Urban Environment Challenge 10k 04/08/18 10k (XC) Van Cortland Park
Red Hook Crit 5k April/May 5k Red Hook, Brooklyn
McCarren Park 5k 05/05/18 5k McCarren Park
Brooklyn Half-Marathon 05/19/18 13.1 mi Brooklyn
Harlem Run - Harlem 1 Miler June 1 mi Harlem
LGBT Pride Run 06/01/18 5 mi Central Park
Queens 10k 06/16/18 10k Queens
PPTC Summer Speed Series Any Event 5k Prospect Park
Take The Bridge TBD Bridge Williamsburg Bridge
NYRR Team Championships 07/28/18 5 mi Central Park
Brooklyn Mile 08/19/18 1 mi Brooklyn
Dashing Whippets 5k August Track Events East River Track
Percy Sutton Harlem 5k 08/25/18 5k Harlem
5th Ave Mile 09/09/18 1 mi 5th Ave
Newport Liberty Half 09/16/18 13.1 mi Newport Pavonia
Bronx 10mi 09/30/18 10 mi Bronx
Get To The Point 5k 10/01/18 5k Greenpoint
Staten Island Half-Marathon 10/14/18 13.1 mi Staten Island
Dash to the Finish Line 11/03/18 5k Central Park
TCS NYC Marathon 11/04/18 26.2 mi New York City
Pete McCardle Cross Country 12/02/18 15k (XC) Van Cortland Park
Ted Corbitt 15k 12/03/18 15k Central Park