Nearly Ninjas

Take a photo of the Eau Claire Smokestack and tell us in your caption what who the island is named after.
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Peter Anthony prince #questival
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.
Finished close to the Peace Bridge. Beautiful day! #questival
Take a team photo while skipping across Peace Bridge.
#skippingisfun #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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We love questival!! So much fine! #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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YMCA dancing! #youngmen #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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#backstreetboys. #backagain #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Our hand drawn souvenir of some of our favourite moments #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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#supersoaker #summerfun #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Guaro y tequila vs. nearly ninjas.. not a near win! #nearlyninjaswon #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Shoe lace switch with #Roaches #forkeeps! #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Finished out passport ! #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Carburn Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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Got both stamps on the passport! #questival
As a team, join the others and help hold up the Trans Canadian Pipeline Arch.
#questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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who can eat a frosty faster in 10 seconds? #brainfreezerisk #daredevils #champion #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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#handstand #skateboard #newtricks #questival
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.
#recyclingiscool #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Seagulls in Wendy's #squak #birds # fly #questival
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.
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#dinnersdriveinsanddives #money #questival
Partake in some great poutine fries with no hands.
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#beardgravy! #questival
Recreate your favorite Alberta sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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@MichaelCammalleri goal in 2008 diving goal! #flames #hockey #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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Not strong enough yet. #goodeffort #moreworkoutneeded #questival #overthetop
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.
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Have to relax after a long day. #massage #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#treethings #coniferous #deciduous #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Canadians always do. #compliments #letmegetthatforyou #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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I guess fruit bars taste like candy? #whoknew? #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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After game high fives to the winning team! #questival
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.
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#neverskiplegday #fastasflash #outpfcontrol #questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Switching shoes! #walkamile #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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#scotchcharm #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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#ukulele #serenading #singing #questival
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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#FiveTimes #Jimbotronicon #questival
Get llama nail art.
#quickndirty #llamallama #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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3 flights, no problems. #fiteveryday #questival
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the McMahon Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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#touchdown #Mcmahonstadium #greycupherewecome #questival
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
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#success #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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#questival
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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HARDCOREPARKOUR!! #Theoffice #confederationpark #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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The game winning catch. #dreamscometrue #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Moose painting! #headstand #art #questival
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 >
First person we asked, happy to do it. #watermelonhelmet #bringingpeopletogether #questival
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
#GreatCause! #CommunityKichenProgram #GoodFoodBox #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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#applefriter #sharingiscaring #yumm #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Powdered donut to the face. #slowmo #timbits #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Random acts of kindness! We paid for the bill behind us at Tim Hortons! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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#Hedgebergs #BiggestFamilyIKnow #questival #toomanycooks
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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#razorsedge #hesok...we think #notsponsered #questival
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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#balanceking #razorscooter #90skid #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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#NeverADullMoment #questival
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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#ISwearItsLongerThanItLooks #PlankingCreatively #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Trust fall gymnastics style! #trust #slowfall #questival
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Stranger face paint! #calgaryflames #flamingC #questival
Ride a unicycle.
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#RidingAChild'sUnicycle #LooksEasyRight? #WhoNeedsTwoWheels #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite Canadian based movie, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.
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#scottpilgrim #firstevilex #flipfactory #ramonaflowers #notenoughchangeforthebus #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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Upside down tricks! #dance #flipfactory #dancingontheceiling #questival
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.
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#flipfactory #judging! #backflipsarecool #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Calgary and leave it for someone else to find.
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Just in case people need a reminder. #brightsides #questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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2 Little free library books. #questival #sharingiscaring #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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#raworcooked #eggroulette #poorjim #questival
Have a teammate eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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#LikeAHotdogWithoutTheHotdog #Refuel #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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#GetThoseFruits #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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#gettingswole #workingupappeite #workinghard #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Llama pancake! #llama #yummy #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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#borninabag #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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#weightless #walkingonthemoon #llamanauts #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Altadore Park (), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
#LaughLikeYouMeanIt #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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#femaleparentalunit #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#TheMoreYouKnow #NothingButNets #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Calgary's official motto means to you.
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#bepartoftheenergy #yyc #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Nicknames! #Carzan #TDOT #Nekobob #Jimbotronicon #thehobbyist #thehobby #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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Paper crane! #origami #daisys #questival
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)
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Relaxing in the wildflowers #powernap #daisys #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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#CouldHaveHadABeetle #questival
Cross the border of another province. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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Michael Jackson Moves in BC #thriller #crotchgrab #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Calgary
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#NotEdmonton #YYCOlympicProphet #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Snake bite advice #thatisabad #advicewithelise #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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#prettypotentprusikpal #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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Calling a high school teacher #sosurprised #thankful #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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#knaughty #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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#cheesy #rapidfire #questival
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
#OurNewestSpiderFriend #NearlySpiderman #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Skipping rocks in ghost lake #questival #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Alpine butterfly knot tutorial #questival
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship shape.
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Checking fluid #playitsafe #questival #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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#backflip #ghostlake #bestfriendflip #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Jumping in fully clothed! #dontloseyourshoes! #questival
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)
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20 second breath hold in freezing cold water! #ghostlake #holdyourbreath #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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Sharpening a knife in 15 seconds!! #justbeingresourceful #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Mouthful of mustard!! #swalloweditall #champion #take2 #questival
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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#protein #missedaleg #thisiswhatdreamsaremadeof #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
The charcoal llama by someone who did their best. #goodeffort #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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#threeway #turnoffthewater #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#whatdreamsaremadeof #rapinllama #steamboatwilly #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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What a scary story #whatatwist #tooreal #nightmares #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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So much garlic! #foryourhealth #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#buttercup #humperdink #aroundthecampfire #questival
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.
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Graham cracker-marshmallow-chocolate-chicken nugget-graham cracker. #secretingredient #smores #questival
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.
Marshmallows roasting on chicken nuggets. #creativecooking #questival
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Channelâ„¢. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#sylvesterstalonesentosmoke #getsomehaironyourchest #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Campfire smokies! #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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stay safe out there kids. #actuallythough #palepeoplegetheatstrokealot #theyknowwhagtheyretalkingabout #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Watching the sunset on the way out to ghost lake. #questival #questival
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)
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#questival
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.
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Started a fire without a lighter, match or starter fluid! Magnesium and steel got it done. #cavemen #wegotfire #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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I'd buy you a llama...If I had $1,000,000 #llama #barenakedladies @JKCorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Calgary 2017.
NEARLYNINJAS! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Alberta's professional sports teams.
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#questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Kick off challenge complete!! #questival #mostintensellamasI'veeverseen #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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#bestoneyet #questival
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
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#losing #boldbabeswon #questival
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
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#boldbabes #questival
Take a team photo during an intense pose in front of the Cotopaxi Techo 3 tent. Tell us the most intense place you've camped in your caption.
#backyard camping #intents #questival
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.
At the end of World War II, the IRC initiated emergency relief programs #questival
Pick up your 18 L Luzon backpacks and take a team photo with everyone wearing their bag
Loving the bags! #18Lofawesome #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Questival here we come! #questival
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.
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#readinghourwithaaron #15secondhour#yellowstonenationalpark #imminentdemise #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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#nearlyninjas #backflip #handstand #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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#princessbride #inconceivable #ultimateadventuremovie #questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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#jimbotronicon #breathpk #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Beautiful Johnson's Canyon! #questival