Read each challenge carefully and click on the "Details" link to make sure you complete it accurately based on the requirements.
When submitting your photo or video, add the 3-digit Challenge Number to the caption box before clicking Upload. You should see a response from HQ very quickly but you do not need to wait around for it, especially if you are confident that you completed the checkpoint correctly.
Complete as many challenges as you can in the 2 hour timeframe. Challenges can be completed in any order.
Teams need to stay together throughout the race and each team member should be visible in every submission unless otherwise noted.
If you have a race-related question during the race you can submit it through your Team Bonfyre. Our HQ will respond quickly and provide you with the information you need as long as it doesn't give you a competitive advantage.
GOOD LUCK AND HAVE FUN!
#100: Take a picture of your team and as many strangers needed to form a 3-tiered human pyramid inside of any elevator.
#101: Take a video of your team all doing either 5 push-ups or 5 sit-ups while an American Flag on a flag pole is visible in the background.
#102: Take a video of your team all walking/running up any down escalator for a full 9-seconds (the max length video that can be uploaded to Bonfyre).
#103: Take a picture of your team all forming yoga "arches" while McDonald's golden arches are visible in the background.
#104: Take a picture of your entire team all completing any variation of the "Tree Pose" in front of any Yoga Studio. If the studio doesn't have yoga in their name they should at least have signage out front or on the window promoting that their main business is yoga
#105: Take a picture of your team all doing "wall sits" against any wall with a hand painted mural. .
#106: Take a video of your team all attempting to run from 3rd base to home plate of any baseball diamond within a 9-second video.
#107: Take a picture of at least 2 racers on your team each planking across a separate set of roller chairs while on a hard surface. Their feet should be on one roller chair and their torso should be above the second chair with their arms fully extended and locked below them (as if you're about to begin push-ups) as they hold onto the second roller chair. Chairs should be on a hard surface and HQ should be able to verify they are chairs with wheels on them.
#108: Take a picture of your entire team while each racer has at least 5 books stacked on each hand and their arms are fully extended and locked either to the side or out in front of their body.
#109: Take a video of your team and at least 2 strangers all running up the last two flights of stairs at the front of the Art Museum while playing "Eye Of The Tiger" on a mobile device, or singing it, and then proudly raising your fists above your head once you reach the top.
#200: Take a video of your team completing the "Paper Airplane Challenge". Basically send one team member to the 2nd level of any parking garage and have them toss a homemade paper airplane out into the air in front of them. The rest of your team should be on the sidewalk below and any one of your team members at ground level needs to catch the plane before it hits the ground, although all team members can be attempting to catch it..
#201: Take a picture of your entire team jumping in the air while a traffic light is "yellow" in the background.
#202: Take a video of at least 1 teammate skipping a rock across any body of water and get it to skip at least 3 times before sinking.
#203: Take a video of any racer from your team successfully bouncing a quarter off of a hard surface and into a standard drinking glass (aka...the bar game "Quarters").
#204: Take a video of any 1 teammate completing the Reverse Flip Cup Challenge with any plastic or paper cup (cup starts upside down on edge of table and must be flipped upright).
#205: Take a video of any two racers from your team completing the "Pen Snatch Challenge" at the same time. Basically each racer lays 4 pens or pencils across the back of their hand while their palm is facing down. They both slide their hand away quickly and then catch all 4 pens or pencils (with their palms still facing down) before any of them hit the ground. Both racers need to complete this at the same time. For a video example of this challenge click on the Details Page link below.
#206: Take a picture of each teammate all balancing their own separate soda can on an angle unsupported and not being held. This should be completed on a hard surface outdoors since there will likely be some spilling until you all do it successfully.
#207: Take a video of any one of your team members flipping a standard (16 ounces or so) bottle of water onto a table, or hard surface at least waist high, and getting it to successfully remain standing upright once it lands. The bottle can be filled with as much water as needed to improve your chances of completing the challenge successfully.
#208: Take a video of all teammates completing the Quarter Snatch Challenge (coin at end of bent elbow and catch it in mid-air with palm facing down) successfully at the same time (so no drops) while the building that housed the first ever bank in the USA is visible in the background.
#209: Take a video of any combination of teammates successfully catching 3 pieces of popcorn in their mouths thrown to them by another teammate within a 9-second continuous video.
#300: Take a video of your team completing "Stop, Drop, and Roll" in front of any working fire station. Be sure to yell each step of the fire safety technique as you do it and make sure the Fire Station is clearly visible and identifiable in the background.
#301: Take a picture of your team with any grave that has the same first name of any of the four Beatles members (doesn't have to be spelled exactly the same).
#302: Take a picture of your team doing your best super model pose with any mannequin that has a full torso and at least 2 of these 3 other types of appendages: head, arms, legs
#303: Take a picture of your team with any outdoor digital temperature sign while the temperature is displaying an even number. The temperature should be found on an outdoor digital sign, etc, and not listed on a car dashboard, mobile device, refrigerator, etc.
#304: Take a picture of your team using any standard public pay phone.
#305: Take a picture of your team and as many strangers as needed to create a connected human chain between any 2 parked red cars. The cars can be any shade of red as long as they are clearly in the red spectrum.
#306: Take a picture of any two people with Driver's Licences from two different states. The ID's can be racers on your team or strangers, or a combination of both. You or the strangers can cover the personal information on the ID with your fingers if you'd like, as long as HQ can verify they are from two different states. Your picture can be a close up of the two ID's but HQ may ask you to take a second picture with your entire team and the two people from different states as well to make sure your team is all together.
#307: Take a picture of your team with any magazine that has a picture of Johnny Depp or Prince on the cover and pose exactly like they are in the picture. The picture of Johnny Depp or Prince must be on the cover of the magazine and not just in an article.
#308: Take a picture of your team and exactly 3 live pigeons, no more, no less. If there is a group of more than 3 you'll need to work together to corral 3 away from the pack so you can capture them in the background and be close enough that HQ can verify they're actually pigeons.
#309: Take a picture of your team with any dog standing next to a regulation fire hydrant and have everyone pose with one leg lifted up towards the hydrant.
#400: Take a video of your entire team as each racer slides down a playground slide head first one after the other within a 9-second continuous video.
#401: Take a video of your team using a shopping cart to reenact the start of a bobsled race. You should have at least 1 teammate in the cart and one pushing but can add more in the cart or use multiple carts so that every teammate is riding or pushing a "bobsled".
#402: Take a video of your team all dancing like crazy while any racer from your team plays the tune "Chopsticks" on a piano or keyboard.
#403: Take a video of your entire team on any sloping grass surface doing 5 log rolls with one racer directly behind the next, shoulder to shoulder. Timing will be important in order for everyone to do 5 full rotations before piling on top of one another.
#404: Since last week was National Donut Day...have your team divide up into pairs and take a picture of each pair of racers holding up either a jelly donut, creme-filled donut, or Boston Creme donut between the two racers foreheads. Each pair of racers should be facing each other with their foreheads close together, holding the donut up using only their foreheads and not supporting it or holding it with their hands or a wall.
#405: Take a video of at least half of your team members all consuming separate spoonfuls of any brand of hot sauce. So if your team has 3 members at least 2 of them will need to each consume a spoonful of hot sauce. Make sure to show the bottle or packet of hot sauce in the video so we can confirm it's actually hot sauce you're consuming.
#406: Take a video of your team all wiping the windows of a strangers car at a gas station using a Squeegee. Be sure to get the strangers approval before performing this challenge, and make sure they are visible at some point in the video.
#407: Take a picture of your team and at least 4 strangers at the LOVE statue while your're all either embraced in a large group hug OR you are all staging a wedding scene.
#408: Take a video of your entire team playing a game of leap frog with one another while any natural body of water is visible in the background. Must be an actual natural body of water, not just a swimming pool, fountain, or puddle.
#409: Take a video of your team all doing the "E-A-G-L-E-S...EAGLES" cheer with any stranger who's wearing Eagles apparel such as a jersey, hat, shirt, etc.