Yellowjackets

Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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#tinyspoon #yellowjackets #questival
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.
Ending where we started! #yellowjackets #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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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.
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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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Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
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Take a picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
#yellowjackets I'm keeping my boat forever #USS Abby #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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#yellowjackets THAT WAS ACTUALLY PAINFUL #bottomsup #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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Thanking my favorite professor for being so great! TA'd for him for two years and we're really close. Looking forward to staying in touch :) #yellowjackets #questival
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
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#yellowjackets #ilivehere #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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Interrupted briefly by puppy! 5:00 meditation #yellowjackets #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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#yellowjackets. He flies #questival
Visit “Betances Mural” by Lilli Ann Killen Rosenberg, 1979
Wasn't fast enough for the self timer. Oops #yellowjackets #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
http://wewalkbyfaith41.tumblr.com #questival
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Paul Revere house, old North Church, USS Constitution, and copp's hill cemetery #yellowjackets #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Check out the oldest US Navy ship that is still afloat. Tell us how old it is in your caption.
Launched in 1797, 220 years old! #yellowjackets #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Art at the dam! #yellowjackets #questival
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.
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Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
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Play the Charleston Bells as you walk across Charles RIver Dam
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As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
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Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
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Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
21 people were killed 😬😢 #questival
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
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Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
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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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Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
1654! #yellowjackets #questival
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
1737 #yellowjackets #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Super excited about these strawberries! #yellowjackets #questival
Take a team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
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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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#yellowjackets #wimpypushupsarestillpushups #questival
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
#yellowjackets #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#yellowjackets #questival
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 mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Scarlet Letter #yellowjackets #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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Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
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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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3:00 plank #yellowjackets #questival
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
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Good Will Hunting! #yellowjackets #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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***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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#yellowjackets #questival #toomanycooks
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Grateful to the brave troops who fight for our freedom and safety. #questival
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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The most epic of battles #yellowjackets #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Hot dogs or legs? #yellowjackets #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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making friends, swapping laces #yellowjackets #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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@JKCordon @latelateshow Thnks fr th mmrs ✌️#yellowjackets #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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Rugby players try basketball! Abby's height: 5'4" #yellowjackets #questival
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.
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Happy Saturday, Rob! #yellowjackets #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Left to right: MA, CT, NH, NY, RI, VT #yellowjackets #JohantheYellowjacket #questival
Get llama nail art.
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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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Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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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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Total time: 24.7s. #yellowjackets #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
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#engineering a cardboard boat. #yellowjackets #questival
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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started with three llama pancakes each! Finished in 4:43 #yellowjackets #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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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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Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Pomegranate, peaches, blackberries, raspberries, and spinach. #yellowjackets #questival
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#yellowjackets #whitewatercanoeing101 #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Said the wrong knot at the end (oops) #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#educategirls #yellowjackets #thefutureisfemale #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Cat, grandma, Swedish meatballs, cheeks, & the straight one! #yellowjackets #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Sister love. #yellowjackets #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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We go to a nerd school #yellowjackets #UofR #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Total time: 3:38 #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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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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Hold an umbrella for a performer in the rain. #yellowjackets #questival
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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Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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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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#yellowjackets #questival #overthetop
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)
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Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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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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It does have cheese... #spinicharanchi. #yellowjackets #questival
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.
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Yum yum. #yellowjackets #questival
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
FAN-Yul Hall #yellowjackets #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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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.
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Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
#yellowjackets #questival
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
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Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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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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Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Hiked off of the PCH today. What a gorgeous coastline I get to live by! This view never ceases to amaze me. ☀️🌊 #questival