Amped Up Underdogs
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a creative team picture with the the city flag of Denver.
Find and take a team photograph with this adorable statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
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
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
As a team sing the state song of Colorado. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Pick up at least 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing all of the litter you gathered.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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!).
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Sloans Lake Park (Northwest side Near Sheridan and W Byron Pl, 39.752619, -105.052205), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan acordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Show us your best volleyball serve over a volleyball net at a volleyball court with a volleyball.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
Do a humans of New York style post about a strange 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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
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)
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)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, loudly sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
During daylight do some cloud watching or sky watching if there are no clouds at Commons Park. Make sure to check out the cone thingy.
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Check out the new Levitt Pavilion concert venue and take a team photo. Check out their schedule of free concerts online. #FREE
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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)
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 draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. 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.
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Grab a High Brew sample for you and your team. Take a photo with your delicious beverages. Save at least one for a later challenge.
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.