Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Robert F Wagner Junior park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a team photo in front of "Group of Four Trees", by Jean Dubuffet
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
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)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
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.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Take a team photo in front of the Pulitzer fountain
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.
Order a frozen treat at Serendipity and share it as a team
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Bike a 6 mile loop in Central Park, track with fitness app or gps and upload screenshot
Have a teammate do 10 handstand pushups against the Chrysler building.
Get some soup from The Original Soupman, tell us what you ordered in your caption.
Visit the Mid-Manhattan Library and take a photo with a book that's related to NYC (i.e. The Gangs of New York)
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Visit Grand Central Terminal and identify and point out Taurus on the ceiling
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brooklyn Bridge Park, near Jane's Carousel, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
Upload a timelapse video of a teammate running up 10 flights of stairs as fast as they can. Tell us your time in your caption.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankensteins Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
Upload a timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
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.
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.