Taylor Starch And The Boys
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a video of the The Congress Avenue Bridge Bats flying. They will fly out at dusk, all 1.5 million!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Austin and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Austin
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Brentwood Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Zilker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Do a real hurdle in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.)
Take a team photo at the lookout at Mount Bonnell
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
Impress us with your connections/access to one of Texas professional sports teams.
In Bull Creek take a hike on Inga’s Trail and show us 4 types of flowers on the path in a photo collage
See if Gus Fruh Swimming Hole has water in it
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Take a stroll on Violet Crown Trail and take a photo when you cross over Barton Creek. Watch out for snakes!
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)
Hike to the top or "Hill Of Life". Good luck ;)
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Hike one mile into Sculpture Falls and take a pic enjoying the sanctuary
See if Twin Falls swimming hole has water in it
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Find and photograph one of the 31 enormous moonlight towers in Austin. Kinda creepy why you have them btw...
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink: