Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
Take a moment to reflect at the Titanic Memorial.
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Give a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 15 second video. Reenact a scene from National Treasure or Night at the Museum, the more accurate the better.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of D.C or Maryland's professional sports teams.
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Relax for a few minutes in what be the smallest park in D.C., Sonny Bono Memorial Park.
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
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)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a photo of Darth Vader that is located on the outside of the National Cathedral.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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 Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). 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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. 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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any D.C., VA or MD local artist.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. 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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Visit the Zero Milestone and take a video explaining its significance to D.C.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
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.