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Eric Kuck's Stick The Landing fail was heavily used in promotions.

Blueprint Description[]

In this challenge, the contestant will throw a partially full bottle of water, end over end, in an attempt to land it upright on a podium. With the bottle partially full, its center of gravity is in constant motion, creating an unpredictable flip.

Game Description[]

Player must toss a partially full water bottle onto a table and get it to land upright.


The contestant will have ten attempts to land a total of one upright bottle. This is a level 3 challenge in the United States and a Level 6 challenge in Australia.

Household Items:[]

  • Water bottles
  • Podiums
  • Foul Line
  • Table(s)

Set Up:[]

Set up foul line 5' away from table. When the clock starts, player may use 1 hand to flip a bottle end over end to land upright on the table.


1. Prior to game start, the contestant stands with hands at sides.

2. On "GO" the contestant may grab the first bottle.

3. Contestant may only use one hand to flip a bottle and bottle must be flipped end over end in the designated manner.

4. Once a bottle is flipped, it is out of play and the contestant must move to the next bottle.

5. Bottles may only be thrown to their corresponding tables.

6. To complete the game, contestant must flip 1 out of the 10 bottles into an upright standing position on its respective table within 60 seconds.

7. Any bottle released from the hand in a flip within the 60-second time limit may count toward completion of the game.