The Dirty Dozen
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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 >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Go to a busy part of Short North put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Write a note with 10 things you love about Ohio and leave it for someone else to find.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
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)
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!).
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Find and photograph a living specimen of the official state flower, or state wildflower of Ohio. Tell us its name in your caption.
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.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Ohio Stadium in the background.
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)
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 a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Ohio
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Illustrate one of Newton's Laws of Motion in front of the Center of Science and Industry. Tell us which law you chose in your caption.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Take a team photo in front of "As We Are" by Matthew Mohr
Find and photograph 3 deer sculptures by artist Terry Allen near the Scioto River
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Scioto Audubon park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Find and photograph the peace statue.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Upload a timelapse video of your team jogging across Main St Bridge
Find and hug the official state tree of Ohio.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Take a team photo arranged shortes to tallest at the highest point in Ohio. Tell us where it is in your caption. (Make sure the tallest shakes hands with the shortest so there are no hard feelings)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hike the Overlook-Dripping Rock Loop, (5 miles) Take a video from the observation deck overlooking Olentangy River Valley. (tap this challenge then tap "go" for more info)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include COLUMBUS 2017.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. 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 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 in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. 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 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 sing a pop song around your campfire. 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)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Visit the tomb of the 29th president of the United States.
Buy a snack at a gas station that now stands on the birth place of the 19th president of the United States
Take a photo at Indian Run Falls.
Give a toast to one of your teammates and take a swig of the official state beverage of Ohio. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Visit Cornhenge. Take a creative team photo there.
Take a photo next to a statue of Jesse Owens. Tell us why he's important in your caption
Take a photo with the Short North Gothic, tell us in your caption what famous artist's work it's based on.
Find and photograph a giant sideways mural of the Mona Lisa
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Find and photograph at least two of the five markers on Ohio State campus that indicate the location of the underground railroad.
Take a team photo in front of the Ohio State Bell Tower, tell us how many gargoyles are up there in your caption.
Go to the Whispering Arches on Ohio State campus and whisper a secret to one of your teamates
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Eat a dish featuring the official state fruit of Ohio, tell us where it is and how it was prepared in your caption.
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.
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)
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Take a team photo in front of the Ohio Statehouse. Tell us what year Ohio became a state in your caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Pick up your 18L Luzon daypack from check in, and take a team photo showing them off.
Upload a video of one of your teammates participating in the Gear Up Challenge at the Vertical Adventures tent.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.