John Maurer and the UT Towers
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
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.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
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.
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)
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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)
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
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. :)
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a 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.
Hike around the Barton Creek Greenbelt and capture a team selfie during your favorite part of the experience.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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 video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
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.
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell "Questival!".
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.**
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.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.