***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Queen Elizabeth Park, near the fountain. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find the highest public vantage point you can and take a picture of the Vancouver skyline.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the Questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Go to a busy part of the city, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song. BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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 or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? 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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the 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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the Questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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 >
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in Questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Jericho Beach Park, at the Jericho West Parking lot. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no, a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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.
Film a video of your team crossing the Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the Questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Vancouver 2017.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Take a creative team picture with a Canadian flag in the background.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Hike to Quarry Rock, take a photo overlooking Indian Arm. (3.8 km)
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vancouver and leave it for someone else to find.
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.)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story in a tent or shelter. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a gas or propane camping stove (No campfires). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
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)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Take a photo at Prospect Point Lookout with Lions Gate Bridge in the background.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the Questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Vancouver
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Canadian artist.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
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.
Challenge another team in the festival area to a piggy-back race. Tell us the name of the other team, and who won in your caption.
Do a coordinated stretching and warmup routine with another questival team in the festival area. Tell us the name of the team you met in the caption.
Take a team photo doing an intense pose in front of the Cotopaxi Techo 3 tent. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Do a little research on The International Rescue Committee. Subscribe to the IRC Newsletter by clicking this link, and upload a screenshot to prove you subscribed. Tell us something you learned about the IRC in the caption.
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.