Action | January 2, 2015 9:00 am

Like Tough Mudder Meets The Amazing Race

Your obstacle course for the new year awaits.

By The Editors

New year, new you.

Gettin’ in shape! Helping others! Doing something memorable!

Maybe nabbing a nice new bag for your troubles.

All of this is possible, thanks to the brand new obstacle race Questival, taking registrations now.

Questival is the brainchild of Cotopaxi, a newbie in the outdoor gear field that makes some really handsome, durable (as in lifetime guarantee) daypacks, waxed canvas jackets and stretch fleeces.

All with a nice philanthropic bent.

Cotopaxi now also has Questival, their “Amazing Race meets Tough Mudder” challenge, hitting 30 cities this year (six currently open for registration).

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The challenges — all 200 of ‘em — are incredibly varied. You could go Big Wheeling downtown, you could end up competing in Go Ruck-style exercises on more rugged ground.

Or maybe get a tattoo.

To start: register with a team in a city near you, pick a 4-, 8- or 24-hour challenge window, and wait for your day and list of challenges.

You document your progress via an app, earn points based on “ruggedness,” and — no matter what — finish up at a party with bands, food trucks and drinks.

You can even win trips or gear.

See? New year’s shaping up already.