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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Crocker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds with the Golden 1 Center in the background.
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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)
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Craft your own version of the California state artifact.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Stop and smell the roses at the International World Peace Rose Gardens. Do not pick any flowers!!
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
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Take a 15 second video sharing your favorite hiking trail and explain why.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Hike Clark's Hole Trail and take a team photo at Clarke's Hole.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. Hint, it's not in Sacramento. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Go to a busy pedestrian area of downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Recreate your favorite California sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Take a photo or video with the state pet of California.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team photo with the United States heaviest swinging center bridge in the background.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Do the state dance of California with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play cornhole at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take part as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
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.
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.