Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Recreate your favorite 49ers, Golden State Warriors, Raiders, Giants, Sharks, Quakes, or A's sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to a busy part of China Town, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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)
Step over the Andy Goldsworthy Drawn Crack art to avoid breaking your mothers back
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
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
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Make a video telling us something you learned about Lotta's Fountain *with the fountain in the background*
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a seat next to the Ruth Asawa’s Fountain
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go to (Mission) Delores Park and find the Golden Fire Hydrant. Do 'foot fires' as a team as fast as you can with the hydrant in the video. #feetsohot
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
Find and photograph the Admission Day Monument Octopuses
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)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? 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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a photo of an alley way plaque that reads “On approximately this spot, Miles Archer, partner of Sam Spade, was done in by Brigid O’Shaughnessy.”
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Go to St Louis Alley in Chinatown and in slow motion recreate fight scene from the movie "Big Trouble in Little China".
In the Financial District find the Banker's Heart sculpture and confess one of your deepest secrets to it (don't step on the greenery please!).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Visit the Financial District and take a video of the corporate goddesses #zoom
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in San Francisco
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Take a team photo with your new Luzon backpacks in a creative way. #art
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Take a video of your team doing the official state dance of California on any pier
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on The Embarcadero street
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Write a note with 10 things you love about San Francisco 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)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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 >
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Francisco BEACH, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
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.
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.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team, peep the Ruins of the Sutro Baths
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Visit the small columned memorial of the destruction of 1906 that sits on the edge of a lake
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of San Francisco
Take a photo in front the boutique commonly referred to as, "the store with the legs!”. You'll know it when you see it #legday
Take a science-y team photo outside of the California Academy of Sciences museum. Come back another day for a proper visit (San Francisco resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find the 13 trees planted to represent the original colonies. Take a photo of the plaque commemorating this forgotten monument
Try and find the last standing Standard Oil gas station
Find the eight sided house that was once used to watch for incoming ships at the Golden Gate.
Do your best "windmill" dance move in front of a real Dutch Windmill
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a photo of your team running up 163 steps of mosaic tiles steps
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SF 2017".
Pay your respects to the fairies at Faery Door in Golden Gate Park
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!).
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make a 15 second video about your favorite product Cotopaxi makes and tell us why!
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.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.