2021 Schedule

Projected Schedule   (subject to variation as the day progresses)

Saturday, September 25, 2021

7:30 am Volunteers arrive

  • Registration setup
  • SAG team meeting

8:00 Cyclists arrive

  • Registration
  • Food and clothing drop-off at gear truck
  • Bike preparations
  • Monastic car #1 arrives at Nicasio

8:45 Bell Rings, gather by the church

  • Announcements

9:15 Blessing of the bikes

9:30 Riders depart

  • Slower riders get rolling early

10:30 to 10:45 Volunteers and gear arrive at beach

  • Monastic cars #1 and #2 arrive
  • Food setup
  • Altar and sitting area setup

11:15 to 12:15 Monastic food offering

  • Pilgrim’s food after monastics

11:30 to 12:30 Riders arrive at beach

11:45 to 12:15 Headcount and SAG communications

12:30 Dharma talk

1:15 to 1:30 Good bye to monastics

  • Riders depart -SAG shuttle if needed
  • Volunteer cleanup and depart

4:00 Arrive Nicasio

  • Qi Gong
  • Put away bicycles and pick up gear
  • Cheer the last pilgrim arrivals
  • Give away extra food
  • Final headcount

4:30 to 5:00 Giving thanks, brief closing ceremony, and goodbyes

night-meditation(mod)Evening Meditation at Campground in prior year