The Puggle Is Real
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Boulder a V0 problem outdoors.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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 >
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Take a photo or video with a wild 'Texas bluebonnet'
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
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.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
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.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.