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Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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 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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
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.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger 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 at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Tennessee.
Go to a busy pedestrian area of Broadway or East Nashville put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at the center of John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
During daylight hours do a 15 second touchdown celebration dance with the Titans stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
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
Recreate your favorite Tennessee sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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. (Don't forget
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a fruit salad using the state fruit and enjoy it with the state drink of Tennessee.
Find and take a team photograph with one of the "I believe in Nashville" murals
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of public art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
As a team hike around Radnor Lake and post a collage of photos from along the trail.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
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)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team sing one of Tennessee's 10 different state songs. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
Find and photograph a Tennessee State Quarter.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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 >
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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.
Snag the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
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 7th thing on the menu.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Play 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!
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
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. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.