While you're both running, laterally pass a rugby ball to a teammate who is at least 12 feet away. Use proper form!
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Count how many steps there are up to the entrance of the Utah Capital. Divide that number by 5. Now name the shape that has that many sides. Take a photo of your answer written on a napkin in RED ink.
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.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a take photo at the lifesize bronze casting of the 'Preaching Buddha'
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Find a statue by Dennis Smith that depicts two children playing Cat's Cradle.
Hug an Amelanchier and in your caption tell us where you found it.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Do a humans of new york style post about someone you met at Questival.
COMPLETE BOTH OF SATURDAYS COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-8pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cotopaxi HQ (75 S Main St), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SLC 2017".
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Go to a public library and pull up your favorite youtube video on a public computer. Write a note explaining why the video is your favorite and encourage whoever uses the computer after you to watch it.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a picture in the elevator at Salt Lake City Public Library
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a 15 second commercial for Salt lake City
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.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
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 >
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Float in the Great Salt Lake
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Take a photo or video with a real live California Gunn, the official State Bird of Utah.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Sing a song with your team as if you were the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Visit This is the Place Heritage Park
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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Utah and leave it for someone else to find.
Ride a ski lift... skiing down is optional. BUT SUPER FUN.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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
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)
Sing the Cheers theme song outside of No Name Saloon & Grill
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah State Motto means to you.
Sing the Utah state song
Film a video of your team playing your favorite summer yard game
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Visit Utah Olympic Park (Park City)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a fort in your house and hang out in there
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Have a foot race with a canine. Human vs wiener in an epic battle for foot speed glory.
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)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Summit Grandeur Peak, upload a photo collage of the boundary peak survey marker and a photo overlooking a valley. (Be prepared to pay the toll for Mill Creek Canyon access).
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
**PRIZE CHALLENGE**Do your best to recreate this photo as a team. (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!).
Take a picture at Trolley Square
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on Main Street downtown
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Go to a busy part of Main Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Do push ups on a bosu ball at Iron Pink Fitness's booth
Participate in the Jousting Challenge with a member of another Questival team
Take a ride on the 135' Zany Zip Line
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Compete in the Giant Team Ski race, what is that? Ask around and find out. :)
Splash down on New Era Media’s 150' slip 'n slide
Build and race a Lego car with Avalon Health Care
Play Mario Kart at CenturyLink's PRISM Trailer
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Get a photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
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).
Play bocce ball with a team member from Nate Wade Subaru
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Go and do the disc golf challenge
Wipe Out! Inflatable obstacle course with ---Olympus Hills Shopping
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 8:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Climb the rock climbing wall at the Momentum climbing wall
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
There are real live llamas amongst us! Take a team picture with them. Be kind and respectful.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Come to one of the Cotopaxi community events during the month of July. Check out events at cotopaxi.com/events. Take a photo with a staff member.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.