Guaro y Tequila

Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Canadian local artist.
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My heart will go on... #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite Canadian based movie, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.
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MovieScene #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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NearlyNinjas vs El Guaro y Tequila #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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Awesome experience #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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it's hot!...que carajo #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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trying to flip in shallow waters....almost done lol #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
done! #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Carburn Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
yay #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#GreatWork #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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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.
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staringwhileEatingBanana #questival
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.
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RecyclingWaste #questival
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
The Calgary flames! Go flames go! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
The blisters and bruises we got after hiking looking for the wooden bridge #questival
As a team, walk across a suspension foot bridge. Take a team photo like those ones you see on social media where it looks like you didn't know there was a photographer.
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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)
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Yummy Cauliflower #questival
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.
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Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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parkour #questival
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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50 pushes: on 45 secs 😃 #questival
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).
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WaterSpring at DouglasFirTrail #questival
Hike the Douglas Fir Trail and take a East Facing team photo on the wooden bridge
we made it! #questival
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.
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GoTeamGo #questival
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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El Parche: 3. Guaro y Tequila: 2 #questival
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)
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Ham mocking at the playground #questival
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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Holding your breath #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Jumping on SandyBeach #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Guaro y Tequila swapping shoelaces with El Parche #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Altadore Park (), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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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.
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#questival
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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#questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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#questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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Hike the Bowmont Park Trail and as a team make a tunnel for a teammate to run through on the boardwalk.
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Guaro y Tequila having fun with the Western Paussies #questival
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)
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From 10:19 to 10:25 a.m #questival
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 >
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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#questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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#questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Feeding the artistic beavers at Olympic plaza #questival
Go to Olympic Plaza and take a photo next to your favorite parks pillar. (Hint: they are written on the orange pillars)
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As a team, join the Armengol Statues in a dance! Why not include some music while you're at it.
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#questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Calgary and leave it for someone else to find.
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Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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#JamesCordon #@JKCorden #@latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
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.
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#questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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Have a teammate eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Recreate a music video from the Calgary based band Tegan and Sara.
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#questival
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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#questival
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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Love and support #questival
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
Volunteering work at Alberta Computers for Schools #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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Friends having fun #questival #toomanycooks
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Delicious #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Calgary 2017.
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As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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The flag is there! #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#questival #cotopaxi
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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#questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Teams nicknames #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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#questival
Find and photograph an American State Specific Quarter.
Hawaiii #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Bye Bye Bye by NSync #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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#questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Brushing #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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GarlicChallenge #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Blue cheese #questival
Using "forced perspective" take a photo of a teammate's head to look the same size as the Wonderland Sculpture.
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Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#questival #cotopaxi
Find and take a team photograph with this statue and tell us what they talking about in the caption! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
they really talking about politics and oil and gas industry #questival
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Calgary. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
the bar of alberta was built in 1900 #questival
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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#questival
Find this manhole cover and take a photo of it with your team's feet. Don't forget your totem! (for an picture of the manhole tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Take a photo or video with a Pulsatilla vulgaris Rubra flower (the official flower of Calgary btw)
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Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
C-train and taxi #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the official flag of Calgary
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Take a team photo enjoying a cup of tea with the Famous Five Statue at their table.
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As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Stephen Avenue Walk
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#questival
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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StrangerCompliment in Russian accent #questival
Take a photo of the Eau Claire Smokestack and tell us in your caption what who the island is named after.
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The island was named after Peter Anthony prince founder of Eau Claire #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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#questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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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.
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Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Give back and help the ones in need #questival
Take a team photo while skipping across Peace Bridge.
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#questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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StrangerHug #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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#questival #overthetop
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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#questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Calgary
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As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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5 sec wall sit #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Team piggy back #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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#questival
Take a team photo during an intense pose in front of the Cotopaxi Techo 3 tent. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Kananaskis Country. Ran into a bear #questival
Do a coordinated stretching and warmup routine with another questival team in the festival area. Tell us the name of the team you met in the caption
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Care2017 #questival
Challenge another team in the festival area to a piggy-back race. Tell us the name of the other team, and who won in your caption
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Guaro y Tequila va El parche. El parche won #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
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Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Subscribe to the IRC Newsletter by clicking this link, and upload a screenshot to prove you subscribed. Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
This organization helps resettling refugees in the USA #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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#questival
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.
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#questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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