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Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Show us your team's best touchdown celebration with either Wallace Wade Stadium, Kenan Memorial Stadium or Carter–Finley Stadium in the background, (during daylight hours).
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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 >
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
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.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a fly rod.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Recreate "The Shot" from Duke Basketball history.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes, a potato and no box is needed.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
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)
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Triangle, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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)
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Go to Duke University Chapel
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Take a picture with a current or former football player from UNC, NC State, or Duke. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
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.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
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.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of North Carolina's college sports teams.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Catch a crawdad in a creative/new way. (I.e. bacon on a piece of string works…)
After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Get llama nail art.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.