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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Texas' professional sports teams.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
Collect all of the garbage you create during your adventure and take a picture of it in the final two hours of Questival then recycle/compost what you can.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a busy part of 6th Street/University of Texas/Zilker Park, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the University of Texas football stadium (Darrell K Royal) in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Go to this link (click link and tap GO>) and donate to the IRC. Write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee on some fabric and give it to a Cotopaxi staff member for a display later in the year.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Hike around the Barton Creek Greenbelt and capture a team selfie during your favorite part of the experience.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
Go to a restaurant serving food from a country you've never been to, and eat a dish you've never heard of. Be honest, really try something new and make it count.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Head to Mitscoots (2505 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702) between 10am-5pm and assemble a "care canister" to be given away to someone less-fortunate in the area. Take a team video/picture of you putting your canister together.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Go to a grocery store and pretend an avocado (or a similar looking item) is a dragon egg from Game of Thrones. Have a ceremony with a teammate to crown the Queen of the Dragons.
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Do a backflip into a pond or lake.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Need to refuel? Find the Bobo's Oat Bar team near the Lamar Pedestrian Bridge between 11:30am and 12:30pm! Love what you tried? Let us know @eatbobos on social media.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Come meet us at the lower level of Hope Outdoor Gallery on the benches and get the challenge details.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. Don't forget your totem.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Tell us a fun fact about the giant, beautiful photovoltaic Mueller Sunflowers... but make sure there's a Mueller Sunflower in the shot.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Boulder a V0 problem outdoors.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
While acting like a civilized adult and friend-of-the-animals (don't be a buffoon), take a photo with a peacock or peahen at Mayfield Park.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
Find a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Do a hike of at least 1 mile of your choosing, tell us where you went and why you went there. Make an experience.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship-shape.
Do a 2 mile hike around Turkey Head Trail, screenshot your route as verification. Don't get lost going down any rabbit holes.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing "Bicycle Race" by Queen together whilst doing so.
Show us your best volleyball serve. On/with a regulation court, net and ball.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Camp overnight in a tent in the wilderness give an MTV Cribs style tour of your entire campsite. Sorry yard/house camping doesn't count.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Blindfold a teammate and give them 2 different back massages. One with all of your hands, the other with all of your feet. Have them guess which was which.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Partake of the state dish of Chili Con Carne with no hands. #chiliconcarnival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.