Better than the Rest-ival
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.
Blindfold a teammate and give them 2 different back massages. One with all of your hands, the other with all of your feet. Have them guess which was which.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Vancouver
It is NOW the end of your 24th hour of Questival, share with us the best photo/video of where you ended up. Don't forget the totem.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Queen Elizabeth Park, near the fountain. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Go to a busy part of the city, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song. BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find the highest public vantage point you can and take a picture of the Vancouver skyline.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the Questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Jericho Beach Park, at the Jericho West Parking lot. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the Questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the Questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Take a video of your team in front of the Vancouver Steam Clock while it's whistling.
Wave goodbye to a ship in Canada Place.
Take a team photo with the Marine Building in the background. Tell us why the building is historicaly significant in your caption.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Take a photo outside the narrowest freestanding office building.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a gas or propane camping stove (No campfires). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Vancouver 2017.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Take a photo at Playground of the Gods.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Hike Velodrome Trail (3 km) track with a gps or fitness app and upload a screenshot.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story in a tent or shelter. Complete this challenge during nighttime 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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Film a video of your team crossing the Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no, a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vancouver and leave it for someone else to find.
Go to a restaurant serving food from a country you've never been to, and eat a dish you've never heard of. Be honest, really try something new and make it count.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take a team photo doing an intense pose in front of the Cotopaxi Techo 3 tent. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Challenge another team in the festival area to a piggy-back race. Tell us the name of the other team, and who won in your caption.
Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Subscribe to the IRC Newsletter by clicking this link, and upload a screenshot to prove you subscribed. Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag.
Do a coordinated stretching and warmup routine with another questival team in the festival area. Tell us the name of the team you met in the caption.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Pick a state or national park you want to visit. Take a 15s video letting us know what you would want to do during your visit.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.