Happy Healthy Existence
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Ride a rollercoaster. Minimum one team member. Put your hands up!
Take a photo of a horse on a carousel.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Walk across the street as if you were Bernie from Weekend at Bernie's (using a cross walk).
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Partake of the state vegetable with no hands.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Write a six-word story about Cotopaxi.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat a fish taco without using your hands.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Take a video in front of your favorite statue in the Galleta Meadows Estate during daylight hours. BE RESPECTFUL OF THE ART!
Visit Pegleg Smith Monument and make a video of your team adding 10 stones to the pile during daylight hours.
Check out the Salton Sea. Be respectful of the people that live there!
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 photo or video with a wild California poppy
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Diego BEACH, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. It's national clean up day!
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Diego PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. It's national clean up day!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a team video at a mosaic garden of sculptures, snake walls and totems symbolizing mythic figures related to California’s history by artist Niki de Saint Phalle.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Diego and leave it for someone else to find.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on University Avenue in the North Park area.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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
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 one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team do a 15 second 'Backpack Kid' dance in a busy area of the Gaslamp District. Have a stranger film.
Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
Go to a busy part of the Gaslamp District put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Hug an arecaceae, make it feel loved.
Take a team video on the longest self-anchored pedestrian bridges in the world.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tell us something you learned from the 7:15pm app explanation (it happens from the stage).
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 Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival 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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.