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Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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 random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on (SELECT BUSY PEDESTRIAN AREA)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Upload a timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankensteins Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Robert F Wagner Junior park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
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.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictues with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Jog across the Williamsburg bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do the Egg Nog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of egg nog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
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)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Order some dumplings in Flushing or Chinatown in Manhattan and feed them to a teammate using chopsticks with your non-dominate hand
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire. Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brooklyn Bridge Park, near Jane's Carousel, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire. Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Get llama nail art.
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
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 team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
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)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. 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)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
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.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
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.
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.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
Share a large gourd as a team, carefully create a helmet from the gord. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No storebought caramel apples.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
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.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.