Cox & Balls
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.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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
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.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
***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.
Partake in a rocky mountain oyster with no hands.
Take a photo or video of a real or stuffed Ovis canadensis . No not a picture or any other facsimile of a buffalo.
Take a photo or video of a real or stuffed buffalo. No not a picture or any other facsimile of a buffalo.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Denver's professional sports teams.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
As a team find this statue and take a picture of your kindest teammate posing with it. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Speer Blvd Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.Plan acordingly, checkpoint ends at 7:00pm exactly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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)
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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.
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 >
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Get llama nail art.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Show us your best volleyball serve over a volleyball net at a volleyball court with a volleyball.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
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.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Colorado and leave it for someone else to find.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Complete this challenge where swimming is permitted. Bring a towel!
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Take a picture with the official state pet of Colorado.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Mail a small sweet potato to Bob Hampton (at 351 S. Auto Dr; Boise, ID. 83709) using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed. Bob just loves sweet potatoes.
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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)
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Check out the new Levitt Pavilion concert venue and take a team photo. Check out their schedule of free concerts online. #FREE
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addtion. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a creative team picture with the the city flag of Denver.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team sing the state song of Colorado. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find and photograph a Colorado, Arizona, Utah and New Mexico State Quarter arrange them like the four corners.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Enjoy some a snack (maybe some Country Archer Jerky) in the wilderness somewhere with your team.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around 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)
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 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 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 in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Find and take a team photograph with this adorable statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival 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)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
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.
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)
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, loudly sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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.
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Seek out the Bobo's Oat Bars team and get a free sample for you and your team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep in the tent next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Share some food/drink with one of your teammates.
Take part in one of the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competitions that take place on the stage, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
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.
Pick two teammates and do your best impersonation of the giant white statues at the check-in.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.