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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brittingham Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find a statue of the 16th president of the United States on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus
Take a photo knighting one of your teamates in front of the Red Gym
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Madison
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship shape.
Take a dip at Lake Kegonsa State Park. Upload a photo collage of your team at an entrance sign, and in the water.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Do a bellyflop off a public dock into a lake
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.
Eat some cheese curds while treading water in one of the lakes near Madison. Tell us where you got the cheese from in you caption.
In honor of Madison hosting the 2017 Reebok CrossFit games, have a teamate either do 2 pistol squats, or 15 burpees.
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)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Burr Jones Park, (aka Burr Jones Field), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find a living specimen of the oficial state tree of Wisconsin and give it a hug. Don't you dare damage that tree.
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)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Have your team perform the officiao State Dance of Wisconsin. Make sure you're playing the right music, loud and proud.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Visit the Wisconsin State Capitol
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a team photo at the Thai Pavilion in Olbrich Botanical Gardens. Please be respectful of the other patrons.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Get llama nail art.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give a toast to a teamate with the official State Beverage of Wisconcin
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Wisconsin and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
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.
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Eat the official state pastry of Wisconsin. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Madison 2017.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
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.
Play a round of Cornhole, or giant connect 4, at the Festival with another team.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Pick up your 18L Luzon Daypack, and take a team photo showing us which colors you chose.
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.