Buns of Glory
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.
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)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored. #radicaldude
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
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.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
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.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
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.
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.
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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. :)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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!
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
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.**
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.