WE ARE SCHERTZ
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Sing a Travis Tritt song as a team at Lake Travis, in Travis County. #sotexas #sotravis
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Get llama nail art.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a photo or video with a real live Northern Mockingbird.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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.
Come by The Shade Project SPF station at Tru-Skin Dermatology (3500 Jefferson St, Ste 200, 78731) between 10AM and NOON and get your shade on! Teams will lather each other up and learn how to stay sun safe… the 1st 200 visitors get a special gift!
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
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.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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 a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell "Questival!".
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
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.**
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.