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 13/22 Patch Qualifying Races (see below)


In addition to club-points races, our "Team Race" list for 2016 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 2016 Patch Races also encompass all Five Boroughs and we've included a wide range of distances ranging from track events to marathons.

2017 Patch Qualifiers

PPTC Cherry Tree 10M 02/14/17
Washington Heights 5k 03/05/17
QDR - Queens Marathon or Spring Tuneup 03/26/17
UAE 10k 04/09/17
NBR Track Meet April
Red Hook Crit 5k April/May
McCarren Park 5k May
Brooklyn Half-Marathon 05/20/17
Harlem Run - Harlem 1 Miler June
Queens 10k 06/17/17
LGBT Pride Run 06/24/17
New York Harriers 5k June
NYRR Team Championships 08/05/17
Brooklyn Mile August
Dashing Whippets 5k August
Percy Sutton Harlem 5k 08/26/17
5th Ave Mile 09/10/17
Bronx 10mi 09/24/17
Staten Island Half-Marathon 10/08/17
TCS NYC Marathon 11/05/17
Brooklyn Marathon November
Ted Corbitt 15k 12/09/17