Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Partake of the state vegetable with no hands.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Take a team photo in front of iconic suburban shrubs cut out as animals. DO NOT TOUCH THE SHRUBS
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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)
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Take a team photo from the highest vantage point you can access for FREE. The higher the better. NO DRONES.
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.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Find one of San Diego's few remaining wooden pedestrian suspension bridges and take a team photo on it.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
During daylight hours one teammate must casually walk into the Pacific Ocean, fully-clothed as if this is a normal everyday activity. Walk at a steady pace. Don't run.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take a picture with a fake California Grizzly. NOT A REAL ONE
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)
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a famous piece of art using a medium of your choice. Sorry posing as a sculpture does not count.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during 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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "San Diego 2017".
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Diego PARK, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. It's national clean up day!
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local San Diego BEACH, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. It's national clean up day!
Go surfing, catch a wave.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Take a 15 second "Baywatch" themed video on the south end of Mission Beach with the lifeguard building in the background.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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)
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Get llama nail art.
Take an awkward family photo of entire team on a spiral staircase.
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.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.