NP_LAX - Power Team!
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Challenge a stranger that is not participating in the Questival to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team recreate this amazing family photo as accurately as possible. See Link.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Hike Cahuenga Peak, swing by the wisdom tree and take a picture. Upload a photo collage. Totem Required, Carry water.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Locate Reese Witherspoon's star on the walk of fame. Take a snapshot with your totem!
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Find the "Levitated Mass" piece and take a team selfie under it. Daylight hours only. Totem Required.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
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.
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)
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
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)
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
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
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.
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
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)
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool or beach. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
*** 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
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Visit the Griffith Observatory grounds during open hours and take a team photo with the observatory in the background.
Hike to Bronson Cave; Take a video of your team singing the 1960's Batman theme song inside the cave. Totem Required.
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
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)
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.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the th 7th thing on the menu.
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 >
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
During daylight hours bike the Glendale Narrows trail from Elysian Park to the Glendale Narrows Riverwalk 7mi. Post a photo collage on bikes with totem showing your journey along the trail make sure to include the start and end parks.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
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)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Hike to Bee Rock in Griffith Park, Take a team #selfie at the end! 2.6 mile loop; Carry water. Totem Required.
Take a team photo from the highest vantage point you can, document with a screengrab in Snapchat using the altitude filter. Must be over 400'.
Visit the Old Griffith Park Zoo; take a picture of the old stone Cages.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song 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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Stop by Colorado Street Bridge; take a team picture overlooking the city.
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
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients, try to make it healthy.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Visit the Chandelier Tree when it is lit up in the evening. Take team photo as if it will be the cover of your new album. Don't trespass and feel free to donate to the meter.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
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 a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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 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 >
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.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.