Once You Register
Upon registering, you’ll receive an email confirmation with access to your personal fundraising webpage and all fundraising and training resources. A Best Buddies Challenge Development Associate will be assigned to you. Best Buddies Challenge Associates are full-time staff members dedicated to helping Challenge participants meet their training and fundraising goals.
The day before – Friday, September 6, 2019
12:00 – 7:00 PM
Early check-in, packet pick up, and bike drop off for all start lines at Quail Lodge Hotel and Resort.
7:00 – 9:00 PM
Opening Ceremonies Dinner
Tickets will go on sale in August 2019
Day of Event – Saturday, September 7, 2019
5:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Continuous shuttles from local hotels to the start lines at Hearst Ranch.
Shuttle service to the 15-mile start from Hearst Ranch Beach.
100-mile ride starts from Quail Lodge Hotel and Resort
8205 Valley Greens Dr., Carmel, CA
Check-in & breakfast opens at 5:30 AM
60-mile ride starts from Big Sur Station
Big Sur Station, Big Sur, CA
Check-in opens at 6:30 AM
30-mile ride starts from Sand Dollar Beach
Sand Dollar Beach State Park, CA
Check-in opens at 8:00 AM
5k walk/run starts from Hearst Ranch Beach
442 Slo San Simeon Rd., San Simeon, CA
Check-in opens at 9:00 AM
15-mile ride departs from Ragged Point
19019 Highway One, Ragged Point, CA
Check-in opens at 9:30 AM
Hearst Ranch Beach Finish Line is open. Amenities for participants include:
- Bike valets make sure your bike is taken care of after you’re done riding.
- Changing tents and showers
- Complimentary massages
- Food and drink with open bar
12:00 – 9:30 PM
Shuttle loop taking riders and bikes from Hearst Ranch Finish Line to local hotels.
4:00 – 9:00 PM
Post-event party on Hearst Ranch with a gourmet BBQ and concert.
Final post-party shuttle departs for local hotels.
The day After – Sunday, September 8, 2019
Any bikes left over at the finish line must be picked up by 10:00 AM