Team RWB Eagle Explorers
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Film a 15 second video of a team member longboarding, scooting, rollerblading, or riding a tricycle and dancing to "Would you ever" by Skrillex and Poo Bear. Watch the video. for inspiration.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours, two totems required. Fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit, obey all fire bans for your camping location.
Take a team photo with the Hollywood sign.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Location Lake Hollywood Park (3160 Canyon Lake Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068). Obey all posted parking signs and traffic laws when arriving and departing.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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 slow motion video recreating your favorite olympic moment as accurately as possible. Feel free to set it to set to the Chariots of Fire Theme by Vangelis #LA2028
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
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.)
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Visit your favorite local beach, as a team collect 100 pieces of trash. Recycle as much as you can. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Dress up as Gandalf (or any wizard, witch, or sorcerer); locate a bridge in Venice and chant "you shall not pass". 15 Second Video.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
With Muscle Beach in the background film a 15 second video of your team posing as if you were in a bodybuilding competition. One may opt out to film. #schwarzenegger
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Venice Beach (in the grass near the skatepark. GPS 33.987036, -118.474487). complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
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)
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story at your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap at your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a stranger that is not competing in the questival while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
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)
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the th 7th thing on the menu.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Share a campsite with another team take a team photo around sunrise while breaking down your campsite. Two totems required in the submission.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours. Fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit, obey all fire bans for your camping location.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid. Fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit, obey all fire bans for your camping location. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Document the largest living 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.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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.
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 Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.