Boy Scout Trivia
Author: Eric J.
Jamboree Patch Trading Trivia:
Patch trading is very popular at the National Boy Scout Jamboree’s. Troops from all over the country bring a unique council patch or patches to trade with other troops. Troops design a special patch for the jamboree.
There are always a few very “Hot” or popular patches that everyone wants. These patches usually relate to something that is big at the time.
The most popular patches at the 2005 jamboree included: Ron Jon Surf Shop, Master Chief from Halo, Star Wars, Super Mario and SoBe energy drink, and Hooters patches.
Popular patches most sought after at the 2010 jamboree were: Marvel comic book superheroes like the X-men, the Blues Brothers, the Orange County, California set filled with images of surfers, the Central Florida Guitars that made music when squeezed, military helicopters and planes and Hooters patches re-visited.