Considered the "Summer" Patch the Green patch can be earned by completing the 8 runs any day of the year 365 days a year. Just complete each of the 8 runs within the time limits set by the NEU8 Sky Runners and you have earned the NEU8 Sky Runner Green Patch
THE GOLD PATCH
To earn the Gold patch ALL 8 runs, MUST BE COMPLETED TWICE. EACH HIKE, MUST BE COMPLETED IN NON-WINTER, AND AGAIN A SECOND TIME, IN THE WINTER BETWEEN DECEMBER 21ST AND MARCH 21ST FOR A TOTAL OF 16 HIKES!
Our Gold Patch is unique in the trail running community and is clearly, the toughest trail running patch to earn in the North Eastern United States, and maybe the entire USA? Good luck and be safe attempting these runs in the Winter!
This patch is the NEW GOLD STANDARD of trail running in the USA!
You must be an official NEU8 Sky Runner Finisher to Purchase NEU8 Sky Runner merchandise of any kind! If you have finished all 8 runs and have turned in your finishing list you are technically an official finisher to us. Shop away And talking about merchandise. Here at the NEU8 Sky Runner, we pride ourselves with TOP OF THE LINE merchandise. Clothing you can wear while running. All merchandise, has 100% embroidered NEU8 logos. Make sure to check out, our incredible quality, merchandise! More to come soon!!